Colleagues from Tissue and Eye Service, Hospital Development and Bristol Eye Retrieval Team are on hand in Filton until 2pm today to answer any questions you may have about cornea donation, including other tissues.
National Inclusion Week took place 25 September – 1 October. The week helped to highlight the importance of working more inclusively across the organisation and the benefits of having a diverse and included workforce. A series of lunch and learn sessions were held across many of the centres, helping to share on different ways to promote inclusion.
Stoke Gifford colleagues recently raised over £300 for Hedgehog Rescue in Yate, a charity staffed by volunteers who care for sick, injured and orphaned hedgehogs in the West of England.
Droitwich Rugby Club hosted an awareness day in collaboration with us and our charity partner Bloodwise (formerly Leukaemia & lymphoma Research) in memory of James O’Mara.
Trevor Wright in Transport will be running his first half marathon to raise funds for Bloodwise.
A farewell buffet was recently held in Sheffield to say goodbye to two long-serving colleagues.
After a formal voting process, Luke Foster – Senior Clinical Scientist, Head of Molecular Laboratories at NHSBT, has been elected as chair of our new LGBT+ Network.
A recent coffee morning held at Birmingham Vincent drive raised £77.00. The morning was planned by Terri Gilligan and the Planning department. They had a delicious array of baked goods on offer, and there were donations and sweep stake winners from across the centre.
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Claire Alexander from the Southampton Donor Centre along with her team have been fundraising for Bloodwise.
The Walton Centre in Liverpool recently honoured the families of donors with a Gift of Life ceremony.