We're giving you the chance to get your paws on some paw-fect prizes with our Grrr-eat Big Bear-mingham Raffle! Prizes include your very own bear cub sculpture, a one-of-a-kind The Big Sleuth micro-scooter, as well as a bundle of great family days trips, tickets to the IAAF World Championships and a signed Birmingham Bears T20 shirt. Grab your tickets: [ Socsi.in Link ]
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John O’Connor, a member of our Pharmacy team, is July’s patient and family-nominated Star of the Month winner! John went the extra mile to support a young boy with autism and learning difficulties ensuring he got the most out of his work experience placement with us. Mum made the nomination to recognise the efforts of John in making her son feel a valued member of the team, which included him... View more »
John O’Connor a member of our Pharmacy team is July’s patient and

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Have your bear cubs broken up from school this week? Looking for fun, family-friendly activities to do this summer? Now’s your last chance to sign up to our Fun Family 5 event! Taking place in Sutton Park next Saturday, we would love for you to join our 5km walk. To add to this bear-illiant day, we'll also be unveiling the final The Big Sleuth bear, who is completely unique to every other bear... View more »
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It’s Star of the Month winner time again and we’re delighted to let you know that Omer Aziz is July’s winner of our staff-nominated prize. Omer, a Registrar on our Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, has been recognised with the coveted award after going above and beyond, giving up his day off, to help a family celebrate their son’s special birthday. The one-year-old, who has been cared for by our... View more »
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We didn’t let the ‘British summertime’ conditions dampen our celebrations at our ‘topping out’ ceremony yesterday (Thursday 20 July), which marked the completion of the roof of our new state-of-the art clinical block, Waterfall House. Our Chief Executive, Sarah-Jane Marsh, and Chief Nurse, Michelle McLoughlin were honoured to be joined by patients, seven-year-old Sebastian and Matilda, aged... View more »
We didn’t let the ‘British summertime’ conditions dampen our celebrations at our

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We’ve had a bear-illiant afternoon today, as children’s TV presenter Andy Day paid us a visit for some bear-themed fun! To tie in with our The Big Sleuth trail, animated Andy read ‘The Everywhere Bear’ book to some of our excited patients on Wards 2, 5 and 7. He also took time out of his busy schedule to chat with our children and staff. What a star - thank you Andy!
We’ve had a bear illiant afternoon today as children’s TV presenter Andy

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Mum Kate (pictured) ran the Great Birmingham 10k for us in April in honour of her little girl, Emma, who is treated at our hospital for Worster Drought Syndrome – a type of Cerebral Palsy (movement disorder) that affects the muscles around the mouth and throat. She raised a bear-illiant £1,031 to help fund some treasured ‘Tubie’ teddy bears, which have their own feeding tubes and help... View more »
Mum Kate pictured ran the Great Birmingham 10k for us in April

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2016/17 Annual Report. Live Q@A with our Chief Executive Sarah-Jane Marsh.
2016/17 Annual Report Live Q A with our Chief Executive Sarah Jane Marsh
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Eileen Rogers Priest
We’re proud to be holding our first Annual General Meeting as our united Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust later today. If you’re not able to make it, don’t worry, as we’ll be keeping you updated. Do take a look at our new video with our Chief Executive, Sarah-Jane Marsh, which highlights our journey over what’s been a very busy and memorable year. Do take a look and don’t... View more »
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Sharon Young
Giving a gift in your will is a wonderful way to do more for our sick kids, as parents Shane and Jodie know all too well. We asked them to tell us their story and how they have benefitted from a new Cystic Fibrosis and Respiratory Unit, thanks to a gift left in the will of one of our generous supporters, Doris. To find out how you can lend a helping hand to the children of tomorrow with a gift... View more »
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If there was one thing you could ask our Chief Executive, what would it be? For the first time, you’ll have the chance to pose questions live to our CEO, Sarah-Jane Marsh following our inaugural Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust Annual General Meeting tomorrow (Wednesday 19 July). Join us at 1.20pm for our Facebook Live Q&A and get involved on the day or, if you can’t make... View more »
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Today marks the second week of our The Big Sleuth trail and we’ve loved looking at your bear-illiant pictures so far! If you’re heading out on a bear-spotting adventure, don’t forget to share your sun bear snaps with us using the hashtag #TheBigSleuth! To find out more, visit [ Socsi.in Link ] or text SLEUTH to 70007 to make a one-off £3 donation to our hospital.
Today marks the second week of our The Big Sleuth trail and

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There's just two weeks to go until our Fun Family 5 event and it's shaping up to be a bear-illiant day! To get you excited for the big day, here's a sneak peek at our hundredth, top-secret The Big Sleuth bear, which is being revealed for the very first time at Fun Family 5 - and we assure you, he's unlike any other bear on the trail! Make sure you register for our sponsored stroll to tick off... View more »
There's just two weeks to go until our Fun Family 5 event

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Hannah (left), a recent university graduate and Courtney, who is in the second year of her biomedical degree, are just two of the 16 work experience students who’ve been part of our teams on placements recently. We’re passionate about championing young people through our unique and award-winning Aspire employment programme, so we were delighted to welcome the group as they continue their paths... View more »
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The 'fundraise' section of our The Big Sleuth app has now launched, and we'd love you to tackle some grrr-eat challenges to help make a huge difference to our brave young patients and their families. Could you get your paws on our 'Super Sleuth Challenge', and get sponsored to see all of our bears in 30 days, or just 24 hours? Or, could you 'Grin & Bear It' by getting sponsored to wax your... View more »
The 'fundraise' section of our The Big Sleuth app has now launched

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Callum’s dream was to be able to swim and thanks to care of our expert teams he’s been able to take to the water. The 12-year-old has Pfeiffer syndrome - a genetic disorder characterised by the early merging of bones in the skull that prevents it growing as it should affecting the shape of the head and face. As a result, Callum has been dependent on tracheostomy all his life - an opening... View more »
Callum’s dream was to be able to swim and thanks to care

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Jude Crossfield
We’re now just one week away from our inaugural Annual General Meeting as our united Birmingham Women’s and Children’s NHS Foundation Trust. We’d love you to join us, our Chairman, Vij Randeniya, and Chief Executive, Sarah-Jane Marsh, who will offering a rundown on what has been a busy 12 months for us and our exciting future plans. For more information and to register for the event, which is... View more »
We’re now just one week away from our inaugural Annual General Meeting

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Alongside the launch of The Big Sleuth, we've also launched a brand-new outlet store, where you can find lots of bear-utiful, bear-themed merchandise! From teddy bear ears, to Mary Beary mugs, make sure you pop along to Unit 30 at the Great Western Arcade in Birmingham to have a sleuth at what's on offer! We'll be open Tuesday to Saturday, 10am - 6pm and 11am - 4pm on Sundays. The Big Sleuth... View more »
Alongside the launch of The Big Sleuth we've also launched a brand

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Josephine Brown
After much anticipation, we’re bear-y excited to announce our The Big Sleuth trail is now LIVE! To celebrate the official launch, earlier today we unveiled our bear-utiful hospital bear. Check out Florence Nightin'Owl’s new paw-fect pal Dr Bear Brawn, who was inspired by world-renowned paediatric heart surgeon, Mr William Brawn (right). Dr Bear Brawn will feature on our #TheBigSleuth trail for... View more »
After much anticipation we’re bear y excited to announce our The Big

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We're busy 'pre-bearing' for the official launch of our The Big Sleuth trail tomorrow! From Monday, 99 stunning sun bears will grace our city's streets, alongside our Learning Programme bear cubs. However, our hundredth bear is being kept under wraps, as he's not being revealed until our Fun Family 5 event on Saturday 29 July! The top-secret bear is an exclusive (and elusive!) chap and he... View more »
We're busy 'pre bearing' for the official launch of our The Big

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