Bay Hospitals Charity
5 12, 2018

Christmas Jumper Day 2018

Bay Hospitals Charity, the official charity of University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT), the trust which runs the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI) and Furness General Hospital (FGH) is calling on schools and businesses across Lancaster and Barrow-in Furness to take part in Christmas Jumper Day next Friday (14 December) to help make Christmas extra special Find out more

1 12, 2018

Bay Hospitals Charity Christmas Auction is now live on Facebook

Bay Hospitals Charity Christmas Auction is now live on Facebook @bayhospitalscharity Saturday 1 December, 12.00 noon.  The auction will run until Monday 17 December, 12.00 noon.  We have some amazing auction lots which we are sure you will want to bid on. This is a great way help Bay Hospitals Charity fund the latest equipment and make our local hospitals more comfortable, ensuring patients Find out more

21 11, 2018

Christmas Raffle tickets are now on sale

Our Christmas raffle is a fun and easy way to help Bay Hospitals Charity fund the latest equipment and make our local hospitals more comfortable, ensuring patients get the best possible care and treatment across Morecambe Bay Hospitals. We have some great prizes: Dinner plus Bed and Breakfast for two at Lancaster House Hotel, Toshiba LED 24” Television Find out more

29 10, 2018

Raising the bar with Morecambe Bay Hospitals first nurse education and training centre

A former staff social club in the grounds of the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI) has been transformed into a brand new education and training facility for nurses, midwives, allied health professionals (AHP’s) and student nurses, thanks to the generosity of staff. The club, which was previously owned and run by staff, closed in 2015 and Find out more

23 10, 2018

Bereaved couple donate cuddle cot to the RLI

A heart-breaking time for a family has been turned into something heart-warming and inspirational following their donation of a cuddle cot, blankets and hats to the maternity unit at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI). Leanne Hickey and Dominic Phethean’s baby girl, Lyanna Louise tragically died on 17 April this year and last week the family Find out more

4 10, 2018

How small change is making a big difference

Generous staff at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust (UHMBT) have bought 500 eye level reading rulers for patients and staff with dyslexia, simply by donating the ‘extra’ pennies from their pay packets every month. Kind-hearted NHS staff at UHMBT sign up to a scheme called ‘Pennies from Heaven’, where every month their Find out more

5 09, 2018

Kind-hearted Lancaster patient donates new plinth chair to RLI Podiatry

A kind-hearted Lancaster man has donated more than £2,000 to fund a brand new medical plinth chair for the Podiatry Department at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary (RLI). Over the last 20 years, Laurence Wilson has been receiving treatment for a range of aliments at the RLI. First diagnosed as diabetic in 1976 and an amputee, Find out more