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Here, you can see the most recent press releases about your hospital charity!

Dragon boat Race - York Press 2020

"Virtual event planned after 2020 Dragon Boat Challenge cancelled"

(York Press, 2020)

SGH main entrance

"Lions Club tablets donation lets patients keep in touch with their families and friends"

(Scarborough News, 2020)

Pete Hutchinson

"£3,000 Donation To Scarborough Hospital"

(Yorkshire Coast Radio, 2020)

First York - headshave

"First York workers raise £1,300 for hospital with head shave"

(York Press, 2020)

Isabelle Locker

"Isabelle walks miles for Brid Hospital"

(Bridlington Echo, 2020)

Banksy nhs

"Banksy joke for charity at Bootham Crescent"

(York Press, 2020)


"Beatrix’s bike charity boost"

(York Press, 2020)


"Scarborough florists make emotional thank you video as blue bow appeal raises £13,000"

(The Scarborough News, 2020)


"Bridlington Man To Do 100km Challenge For Scarborough Hospital"

(Yorkshire Coast Radio, 2020)


"Princess Eugenie thanks Italian eatery for donating to The York Hospital"

(Daily Mail, 2020)

Duncombe Sawmill

"CORONAVIRUS - 'Celebrity gate' to be auctioned for York charity"

(Minster FM, 2020)

"Helmsley sawmill raffles off handmade gate with a star-studded history for local charity"

(Visit Helmsley, 2020)

"Charity raffle for special gate with A-list credentials"

(The Northern Echo, 2020)

thank you beach

"Body Shop consultant crowdfunding to provide care packages to Scarborough Hospital staff"

(Bridlington Free Press, 2020)

Harland Miller

"White Cube launches £1.25m Covid-19 fundraiser with Harland Miller"

(The Art Newspaper, 2020)

florists bows

"Three Scarborough florists team up on blue bow fund raiser for NHS"

(The Scarborough News, 2020)

SGH donation box broken

"Health staff shocked after thief steals money from York NHS charity box"

(York Mix, 2020)

"Charity Donation Box Broken Into At Scarborough Hospital"

(Yorkshire Coast Radio, 2020)

"The Scarborough community has stepped in to replace money stolen from a charity donation box at Scarborough Hospital."

(Bridlington Free Press, 2020)

Morrisons staff boxes

"Morrison makes food service for York Hospital staff"

(York Press, 2020)


"Money Needed To Buy Items For Scarborough Hospital"

(Yorkshire Coast Radio, 2020)

Bootham Futsal press release

"Coronavirus: People thank key workers with Easter eggs"

(BBC News, 2020)

Bootham Futsal easter eggs

"Easter Eggs For The NHS Staff At York Hospital!"

(ProCoachingAcademy, 2020)

Adrian at Direct Imaging - Beds

"Heroes deliver beds within hours after desperate appeal from York Hospital"

(Yorkshire Live, 2020)

Chinese Community TY

"York's Chinese community donates £7,500 to York Hospital to buy protective gear for frontline staff"

(The York Press, 2020)

Thank you image


"York Hospital is overwhelmed by generosity"

(The York Press, 2020)

20-2-20 Lily-Rae Gleeson handprints

"Filey mum's fundraising skydive in memory of stillborn daughter Lily-Rae"

(The Scarborough News, 2020)

12-2-20 Suzanne Kings (Photo by Gary Longbottom) 2

"Mum's bid to raise funds for maternity bereavement service at Scarborough Hospital after losing baby at 36 weeks pregnant"

(The Scarborough News, 2020)

Opera House

"Opera House raise over £8,700 for hospital"

(The York Press, 2020)


"We were lucky, in a way, this isn't in every hospital. This service needs to keep going, and it needs to be extended."

(The Yorkshire Post, 2020)


"Youngsters are joining the 'National Elf Service' to emulate Santa's little helpers"

(The York Press, 2019)

Christmas blankets

“It’s actions like these that make such a difference to our patients and we are thankful to York Teaching Hospital Charity for making this possible.” 

 (The Scarborough News, 2019)

E Bond

"Elliot was poorly - now he's running to help other sick youngsters"

(The York Press, 2019)

Elliot Bond

"Big-hearted runner Elliot Bond, eight, raises £434 for patients"

(The York Press, 2019)

Janet skydive

"It turns out skydiving isn’t as scary as you may think according to Janet Harrison in York."

 (The York Press, 2019)

Tesla cars

"Kids travel to surgery at York Hospital with extra va-va-vroom"

 (The York Press, 2019)

Hospital Bus

"York Hospital announced last month that a new Park & Ride bus service had been made possible thanks to funding from York Teaching Hospital Charity."

(The York Press, 2019)

Persimmon - midwives

"York Hospital’s Butterfly Appeal given wings by housebuilder Persimmon"

(The York Press, 2019)


"A £650,000 refurbishment of York Hospital’s Emergency Department has been completed - just in time for the coldest weeks of winter."

 (The York Press, 2019)

Roche Legal Will Week

"Local solicitors have teamed up with a York charity to offer people the chance to have their wills written professionally while raising funds for their local hospital."

 (The York Press, 2018)


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