Archive: August, 2015

28th August 2015 – Staff take time out to celebrate diversity in the workplace

Posted on 08/28/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

Over 400 employees took part in a staff event at Airedale Hospital which celebrated diversity in the workplace. Some highlights from the event were: a seminar about transgender delivered by Saorsa-Amatheia, national diversity ambassador the launch of a #hellomynameis campaign at Airedale Hospital – founded by  Kate Granger, a doctor who became frustrated at the […]

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27th August 2015 – Extra help coping with diabetes for people with diabetes

Posted on 08/27/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

A new course to help patients diagnosed with diabetes cope with their condition has just been rolled out to Craven. The X-PERT Diabetes Programme has already been running successfully in Airedale and Wharfedale for patients with Type 2 diabetes, either newly diagnosed or who have had the condition for a long time. They can be […]

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21st August 2015 – Crowds flock to enjoy summer fun at Airedale Hospital

Posted on 08/24/15 by AireAdmin

From Bollywood dancing to bike race challenges and realistic wound ‘movie make up’ to treating a life-like medical mannequin – these were just some of the attractions at Airedale Hospital’s open day yesterday (20 August). More than 800 people of all ages turned out to the event staged in a marquee in the education centre […]

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6th August 2015 – Colourful quilts donated to poorly children for lifelong comfort

Posted on 08/06/15 by AireAdmin No Comments

Keen sewers from a craft club in Bradford have donated colourful quilts to Airedale Hospital to keep babies and children warm. The volunteers are from the Gilstead Craft Club, near Bingley, set up seven years ago and they meet at St Wilfred’s Church every Friday, between 7 – 9pm, to learn different creative skills – […]

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6th August 2015 – Bollywood comes to Airedale Hospital’s Family Open Day

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Bollywood and Bhangra dancer Chiragi Solanki (pictured) shows staff at Airedale Hospital some moves and steps so they can shine at their public open day whatever the weather. She is one of the star attractions at the event and will be asking visitors to join her Asian arts dance class at 2pm in the education […]

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