UHMBT innovators win technology award and donate their prize money to Bay Hospitals Charity

Two of our Trust’s highly creative Innovation, Information and Informatics (I3) colleagues, who have won awards for their outstanding work on digital projects designed to improve patient experience, have donated their prize money to Bay Hospitals Charity. Read more

Christmas on Children's Wards

Seeing smiles on children's faces is what Christmas is all about. Read more

Charity dinner to raise funds for Oncology

A charity dinner is being held at the Abbey House Hotel in March next year to raise money for Bay Hospitals Charity in support of Furness General Hospital's Oncology team and the Rosemere Cancer Centre in Preston in memory of Linda Johnson (Lindy to most) - an adored wife, mother and grandmother who passed away earlier this year from cancer. Read more

Crosscrake Wl donate to the Grizedale Unit

Many thanks to Crosscrake WI who chose the Grizedale Unit as their charity of the year 22/23 and raised a wonderful £1,267.90. Read more

Alex completes the Tour de Furness cycling challenge for Bay Hospitals Charity

A great big Bay Hospitals Charity thank you to Alex Holmes who took part in the Tour De Furness Cycling challenge.  He successfully completed the 50 mile route in just under 4 hours. Wow, well done Alex. The last few hills were tough, but he had a great ride and a great day. Alex raised £730 in total for Maternity Services, SCBU, Neonatal and Paediatric. Alex was inspired to take on this challenge as a thank you for the wonderful care and support he, his wife Rachel and son Rufus received. Read more

Generous donation from 3-1-5 Health Club for Cardiac Services

Bay Hospitals Charity were delighted to be invited along to 3-1-5 Health Club on Wednesday, 20th September as they opened doors wide in celebration of National Fitness Day, marking not just a day of activity, but a grand unveiling and a collective stride towards a healthier community. Read more

Bay Hospitals Charity launches advertising campaign

We are very excited to launch a new advertising campaign thanks to funding from NHS Charities Together. We hope you will will either see or hear our advertisements and support our work. Read more

Bay Hospital Charity agree funding for our local hospitals and community

Requests for funding to Bay Hospitals Charity to the value of approximately £90,000 were agreed at a recent charity sub committee meeting. Read more

Dad takes on epic fundraising challenge to say thank you to Special Care Baby Unit

A grateful dad is tackling an epic Lake District adventure to raise funds for the Special Care Baby Unit at Furness General Hospital and say thank you for the care given to his daughter. Read more

Grateful family donates to Furness General Hospital Special Care Baby Unit in memory of mum & nana

A grateful South Cumbria family has made a donation to Furness General Hospital’s Special Care Baby Unit in memory of a mum and nana. Read more

Herdy visits Westmorland General Hospital to mark NHS 75th anniversary

Cumbria gift company Herdy visited Westmorland General Hospital on the 75th birthday of the NHS to launch a new product range raising money for Bay Hospitals Charity. Read more

Fundraisers enjoy a fantastic day on the Morecambe Bay sands

Well done to everybody who took part in the Cross Bay Walk Read more

'Coronary Coasters’ complete annual Bay Hospitals Charity fundraiser

A team of nearly 30 intrepid cyclists rode coast-to-coast in aid of Bay Hospitals Charity. Read more

Sisters raise thousands for Bay Hospitals Charity to say thanks for dad’s life-saving care

Two sisters trekked the Yorkshire Three Peaks, raising nearly £3,000 for Bay Hospitals Charity, to say thank you for the care given to their dad at Royal Lancaster Infirmary. Read more

Experience the iconic Cross-Bay Walk in aid of your local hospital

There’s still time to book your place on this summer’s Bay Hospitals Charity Cross-Bay Walk. Read more

Physiotherapist running the Edinburgh Marathon in aid of stroke patients

A member of staff at Royal Lancaster Infirmary is running the Edinburgh Marathon next weekend in aid of Bay Hospitals Charity. Read more

Thank you to our amazing Keswick to Barrow walkers

Thank you and well done to all the incredible Bay Hospitals Charity supporters who took part in Saturday’s Keswick to Barrow Walk. Read more

Ralphie, 7, walks 100km for Furness General Hospital to say thank you for ‘toe walking’ treatment

A seven-year-old boy walked 100km to raise money for Furness General Hospital as a thank you for treatment he received to correct the common childhood condition of ‘toe walking’. Read more

Special Care Baby Unit fund closes after three decades of support for Royal Lancaster Infirmary

Bay Hospitals Charity has said a special thank you the group behind a trust fund that has supported care of premature babies at Royal Lancaster Infirmary for more than 30 years. Read more

Barrow AFC captain shares advice with children with Type 1 diabetes

Children with type 1 diabetes from around the Barrow area received a masterclass in managing the condition from Barrow AFC captain Niall Canavan. Read more