Blue Skies News

Rainbow of hope to brighten hospital

June 12, 2020

A rainbow inspired piece of art has been installed at Blackpool Victoria Hospital to enable staff, community and patients to share messages of hope, kindness and thanks.

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Huge donation to region’s hospitals from NHS Charities Together following Colonel Tom’s heroic efforts

May 29, 2020

Colleagues at NHS hospital trusts across Lancashire and South Cumbria are benefitting from generous donations from NHS Charities Together following heroic fundraising efforts from people like Colonel Tom Moore, who raised almost £33m for the NHS.

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Four year old takes on tough 11km challenge for charity

May 7, 2020

A four year old girl has laced up her trainers and taken on a tough 11km running challenge for NHS Charity Blue Skies Hospitals Fund.

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Community comes together to support NHS staff

April 6, 2020

A Fylde coast NHS charity has been overwhelmed by the kindness and generosity shown by the local community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Support your local NHS

March 26, 2020

We’re overwhelmed with the response from the local community wanting to support our NHS staff. It’s incredibly heart-warming to see lots of individuals and businesses pulling together during this turbulent time. We’re working very hard to ensure the supplies coming in are being distributed across our sites to boost staff morale so that they can continue to care for us all.

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Dragon Boat Festival

February 7, 2020

Are you a natural born leader? Could you lead a team to victory? Why not challenge yourself and take part in the inaugural Blue Skies Dragon Boat Festival. Embrace your competitive edge as you battle it out against some of the Fylde Coast’s finest to take home the crown.

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Waiting time for results reduced by half for cancer patients

February 4, 2020

Waiting time for results for haematology patients have been reduced by half thanks to a new staining machine funded by Blue Skies Hospitals Fund.

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Bobby & Yvonne Ball unveil new fundraising office

January 27, 2020

Blue Skies patrons Yvonne & Bobby Ball unveiled the shiny new fundraising office in the main entrance at Blackpool Victoria Hospital.

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Charity funds chairs for loved ones in hospital

January 13, 2020

Blue Skies has funded specialist chairs to help reduce anxiety and isolation for dementia patients at Blackpool Victoria Hospital and Clifton Hospital.

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Tragedy turns to message of hope

December 23, 2019

George Thompson is living proof that miracles do happen.

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