Lorraine Tymon

End of Life educator wins special award

End of Life Educator, Lorraine Tymon, was honoured with a special hero award after going the extra mile to help a woman whose dad was dying. Lorraine was nominated for a Radio Wave Hero in the Community Award after she helped Lisa Donoghue, whose beloved dad was dying. Lisa and Lorraine had known each other […]

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Staff shine at Celebrating Success Awards

Outstanding NHS employees were honoured at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals’ annual Celebrating Success Awards ceremony. Patients, carers, members of the public and NHS workers nominated staff who had gone above and beyond the call of duty to care for patients and their families. The glittering awards ceremony was held in the Empress Ballroom at the Winter […]

Wendy Canning receiving her award

NHS Staff praised at awards

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals staff who have provided excellent patient care, gained personal achievements or given long service to the NHS have been honoured at a special celebration. The Staff Achievements Awards ceremony recognised 128 workers who had served 20 years in the NHS as well as more than 60 staff who achieved new qualifications throughout […]

Trust scoops awards for excellence in research

A research panel leader from Blackpool Teaching Hospitals has won a North West research award for her Outstanding Contribution to Patient and Public Involvement (PPI). May Griffiths from Blackpool scooped her award at the North West Coast Research and Innovation Awards on Monday, November 30. May has been involved in PPI research for more than […]