Volunteers from the Muslim Support Service (MSS) are providing emotional support to patients at the borough’s hospital.
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Patients at Queen’s Hospital face some of the longest waiting times for tests for bowel cancer but the hospital trust insists those who are suspected of having cancer are seen to within two weeks.
The borough’s NHS trust will once again be holding its annual Pride awards to recognise the hard work and dedication of its staff.
“Our volunteers are the workforce of tomorrow and play a major role in making patients’ experiences the best it can be”.
Chief nurse Kathryn Halford has met the majority of the royal family during her 37-year career - and she’s set to do so again when she picks up her OBE for services to nursing.
The director of midwifery at the trust that runs Queen’s Hospital described the memorable experience of collecting her OBE from Princess Anne.
The NHS non-emergency helpline is sending an increasing number of people to emergency services, raising concerns about extra strain on A&E departments.
Talented staff at Havering’s NHS hospital trust who have released a charity single to raise money for charity want to know, “what have you done today, to make you feel proud?”
Queen’s Hospital’s maternity care team scooped a much-coveted award after impressing a grandmother with how much it had improved between the births of her two grandchildren.
From November, The Mercury in Romford begins to celebrate Christmas. The mall has plenty of gift ideas, fun events and activities for everyone
Vauxhall has completed its sport utility vehicle range with the third, and largest, Grandland X. We put the SUV, now available at Tony LeVoi in Romford, to the test.
“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining,” so the saying goes. So if some warm weather is making your conservatory uninhabitable, think about replacing its roof with a flat one and adding a roof lantern instead.
A Romford photographer impressed the judges of a national creative photography competition with a picture of a stunning sunset.
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