And winner of the Best Kilt in the NHS...
Our surgical team cut a dash at the BMJ Finals last Thursday in London. They didn't win their category on the big night but they wowed Westminster in their black tie outfits. read more
Balloons, buns and video booths. Photo highlights of last week's International Day of the Midwife 2017
Mary Berry won the Bake Off on International Day of the Midwife last Friday. As if!! Our deputy head of midwifery Gail Wright baked MezBez's chocolate reflection cake recipe and scooped first prize in a blind tasting. read more
Pay increase - arriving in May's pay.
The annual pay award is administered nationally by IBM, who provide the ESR service to the NHS. They will be putting the pay rise through in May, when all eligible employees will be given the 1%, including backdating to April. read more
It's Dementia Awareness Week next week
Two temporary memory trees are being installed to mark Dementia Awareness Week here next week. They offer people the opportunity to hang a ribbon and write a message should they wish as a living memory. This may be for someone living with Dementia, or a person who has died when they had it. The trees will be in our main entrances. read more
Engie's Gerry retires after 36 years with the NHS.
Maintenance Technician Gerry Foster retired from Engie (Estates) at CRH last month after 36 years with the NHS. Gerry started work with the Calderdale Area Health Authority in July 1980 as a driver / labourer. Amongst his roles with the Trust Gerry was a shift boiler man which was located in Block S which now houses the Estates Workshop. read more