Tesco donation takes Daisy Appeal closer to fundraising target

Tesco donation takes Daisy Appeal closer to fundraising target

A charity that is campaigning to raise £8.5 million to provide a molecular imaging research (MIR) centre at Castle Hill Hospital is thanking Tesco and its customers after receiving a donation from the supermarket’s in-store fundraising initiative. The Daisy Appeal was presented with a cheque for £1,000 donated from the Tesco Community Grants fund, which was previously called Tesco Bags of Help...

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Hospital staff celebrate opening of wellbeing space built by Sewell Group firm

Hospital staff celebrate opening of wellbeing space built by Sewell Group firm

Managers of a construction company that is part of the Hull-based Sewell Group have joined hospital staff at the official opening of an exclusive space dedicated to the health and wellbeing of NHS workers. As the NHS celebrated its 73rd birthday last Monday, Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust staff were joined by West-Yorkshire based construction company Illingworth & Gregory (I&G) – part of...

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Leading mental health therapy provider expands into new premises as it celebrates awards commendation

Leading mental health therapy provider expands into new premises as it celebrates awards commendation

A multi-award-winning mental health and emotional wellbeing provider is opening a new therapy space in Hull in response to increased demand for its services. More accessible and with free parking, the new premises of Fortis Therapy & Training, in the Louis Pearlman Centre, just off the Clive Sullivan Way, will be open Monday to Friday, 9am to 6pm, with some evening appointments also...

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Accountancy firm in post-lockdown fundraising fitness challenge

Accountancy firm in post-lockdown fundraising fitness challenge

With the easing of Covid restrictions, 360 Chartered Accountants has just completed a month-long fitness and wellness challenge to encourage its team to look after both their physical and mental health – while raising money for charity at the same time. To spur everyone on, they decided to split into two teams to walk, run or cycle as many miles as they could during April, each team fundraising...

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Agencia’s buddy system helps health workers cope with Covid-19 pressures

Agencia’s buddy system helps health workers cope with Covid-19 pressures

Primary care workers in practices across the UK are feeling the benefit of wellbeing sessions delivered by a business from East Yorkshire to help them cope with the combined pressures of Covid and the demands of day-to-day duties. Karen Auty, a practice manager based in West Yorkshire, said she and her team took great comfort from patients’ gifts ranging from cakes and chocolates to masks and...

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