Local landmarks help tackle loneliness

Our lovely local landmarks are helping to tackle loneliness in care homes this summer. With travel abroad limited, more people than ever will be out and about exploring closer to home.

Lancashire student wins regional finals of NHS schools careers competition

Grace, a 12-year-old student from Penwortham Girls High School in Preston, has become the North West regional winner of the ‘Step into the NHS’ competition recognising her creative and detailed board game showcasing the role of an occupational therapist.

NHS Patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings

England’s Chief Nurse has reminded the public that everyone accessing or visiting healthcare settings must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules.

NHS pelvic health clinics to help tens of thousands of women across the country

Tens of thousands of pregnant women and new mums will receive support to prevent and treat incontinence and other pelvic floor issues, thanks to new clinics set up by the NHS.

Region’s vaccine lead urges ‘Let’s keep Covid-19 offside’

As the nation prepares for England v Italy in the Euro 2020 Final, the North West’s vaccine lead has urged people ‘keep Covid-19 offside’ and come forward for their jab.