Archive: January, 2020

Airedale’s first diabetes patients receive medals for 50 years

Posted on 01/28/20 by AireAdmin No Comments

Two patients at Airedale Hospital have been awarded medals to recognise 50 years of living with Type 1 diabetes. Fiona Newhouse, from Skipton was the first patient to be presented with a Diabetes UK medal at a special ceremony at Airedale Hospital’s Diabetes Centre in November 2019. Last week, Alan Troake from Ingrow, was also […]

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Panto characters delight children in hospital

Posted on 01/13/20 by AireAdmin No Comments

Cast members from the Aladdin pantomime visited patients on Airedale hospital’s children’s ward last week. Aladdin is currently showing at The Muni in Colne, and four members of the cast came to visit poorly children at Airedale to brighten up their day. Visitors included comedy star Rikki Stone, panto dame Steve Boyce, Emmerdale’s Kelsey Beth […]

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Good Cause Award for Airedale’s cancer unit

Posted on 01/13/20 by AireAdmin No Comments

Airedale hospital’s cancer unit has received a ‘Good Cause Award’ from Bettys and Taylors of Harrogate after a grateful patient’s partner nominated them. John Hennighan from Ilkley works for Bettys and Taylors, and his partner Adele has recently undergone cancer treatment. He says, “Adele had two types of chemotherapy, the second round of which she […]

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