Dare devil fundraiser Barry Parker is going to great heights to help his local hospital. The intrepid 80 year-old – who grew up in Eston but who now lives in Northallerton – is taking the plunge on Wednesday 26 August at 11.30am with Skydive St George at Durham Tees Valley Airport. . Barry – who […]
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The jokes and jibes about hospital food are endless but have you ever wondered what it really tastes like? Or how clean your hands actually are when you’re visiting a family member on a ward? Now’s your chance to find out next week at a special marketplace event featuring everything from patient dining, volunteering and infection […]
NTREPID Craig Robinson, 39 from Boldon is really pushing himself to the limit to help tiny poorly and premature babies and their families. Craig, a PE teacher at Thorp Academy in Gateshead is braving a number of challenges to raise money for the neonatal unit at The James Cook University Hospital in Middlesbrough which cared for his son Harry, who was born prematurely at 10 weeks and two days in 2008.
Cricketing legend Sir Ian Botham is driving forward his support to bring an MRI scanner to the Friarage Hospital.
The TV pundit and prodigious fundraiser got behind the wheel to officially a launch a raffle to win a new car – the latest initiative to help charity campaigners nudge closer to their £2million appeal target.