William Hague supports Friarage £2m scanner appeal at fundraising dinner

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The Friends of the Friarage Hospital are presenting a fundraising dinner as part of their ambitious appeal in partnership with South Tees Hospitals Charity – to raise £2million for an MRI scanner at the Friarage Hospital. The Rt Hon William Hague MP will be special guest and speaker at the prestigious event giving an exclusive speech on his ‘26 years an MP: highlights and experiences’.

Vote for Trinity Holistic Centre in Goalden Giveaway

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The Trinity Holistic Centre has been selected as one of 10 charities to benefit from a £10,000 Goalden Giveaway – but they need your vote! The more online votes the centre gets the bigger the share of the £10,000 pot it will receive from Teesside Philanthropic Foundation’s annual charity giveaway.

Trauma team get on their bikes

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Ward 37 staff at The James Cook University Hospital are putting their pedal power to the test in an all-day fundraiser today. Trust and military staff from the trauma team at the Middlesbrough hospital will take it in turns to pedal exercise bikes in the atrium at James Cook until they have clocked up the equivalent of cycling from Edinburgh to London – 406 miles in total!

The Great Trust Bake Off

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The Great Trust Bake Off is being organised at the Trinity Holistic Centre to raise funds for the trust’s breast cancer related charities as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Creations should be displayed on the correct table at the Trinity Holistic Centre (based at The James Cook University Hospital) by 11am on Monday 20 October ready for judging at 11.10am with a donation of £1 per entry.

Singers on song to boost heart fund campaign

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An eclectic range of music is set to be heard in the main thoroughfare in The James Cook University Hospital on Tuesday 21 October.

The Crystal Singers will be performing in the atrium from noon till around half past one, entertaining passers-by with songs both old and contemporary. The singers will be looking for donations which will all go towards the South Cleveland Heart Fund’s latest fundraising campaign to improve and increase heart scanning services at James Cook.

Chubby’s generous donation to cancer unit

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Teesside comedian Roy ‘Chubby’ Brown has donated £5,000 to the Endeavour unit based at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough.
The generous gift will go into the unit’s ‘Star fund’, which was set up in 2010 to assist with future developments within the department of radiotherapy and oncology, to benefit patients, their families and staff alike.

Ultrasound boost for birthmark clinic

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Patients suffering from vascular birthmarks in the region and the rest of the country will benefit from a state of the art, dedicated ultrasound machine to treat birthmarks without the need for any surgery or scars. The James Cook birthmark clinic led by plastic surgeon Mr Tobian Muir has performed 2,500 injection treatments to patients […]