Latest news stories from ELHT

Find out what’s been going on recently at the Trust. 

Posted: 27 September 2019
Kind family climb Mount Snowdon and donate storybooks for parents and new babies in East Lancashire

Grace and Ashley Banham, and their daughter Everly, climbed Mount Snowdon to raise funds for a donation of storybooks for parents to read to their babies at Lancashire Women’s and Newborn Centre.

Posted: 25 September 2019
Trust Reappoints Chairman

We are delighted to announce that our Chairman, Professor Eileen Fairhurst has been reappointed to the role for a further 12 months.

Posted: 18 September 2019
Essential works in Urgent Care and Emergency Departments

The ED and Urgent Care Centre at Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital are currently undergoing essential work to improve....

Posted: 16 September 2019
Hospital experts demonstrate state-of-the-art eye testing to opticians

Optometrists from across East Lancashire attended a lecture hosted by the Ophthalmology Service....

Posted: 11 September 2019
Join us for our annual listening event and AGM!

We invite you to our annual listening event and AGM on Wednesday 25 September, in the Learning Centre at Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital.

Posted: 10 September 2019
NHS’ Chief Midwife visits Lancashire Birth Centres

NHS England’s new Chief Midwifery Officer, Professor Jacqueline Dunkley-Bent, gave East Lancashire the honour of being one of her first official visits.

Posted: 9 September 2019
Fundraisers walk Morecambe Bay sands for local hospital charity

Hundreds of fundraisers took part in a sponsored walk to raise money for ELHT&Me, East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust (ELHT)’s official charity, on Saturday 7 September.