Friday, October 18, 2019

Health

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Mohammad Yasin MP in Parliamentvideo
Bedford and Kempston MP, Mohammad Yasin, has asked the Secretary of State this week why a GP from Bedford's Pemberley Surgery was told that his patient, who required urgent admission...
miserable day of the year Bedfordshire sun
Bedfords most miserable day of the year set for 16 January according to 30 years of research thanks to worsening weather conditions...
Shires House make safe demolitionvideo
Concerns were raised this morning as a demolition crew arrived at Shires House at Bedford Hospitals 'North Wing' Health Village and started to pull down parts of the building...
Bedford Hospital resuscitation
Would you know what to do if your baby or child collapsed? Bedford Hospital's resuscitation department is offering free training for the public on Wednesday 23 January.
Over 70s exercise
If you're over 70, the Sports Development team's range of gentle exercise classes could be the perfect way to keep moving, try something new and meet new people...
Bedford Hospital entrance
Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (BCCG) says the number of admissions over Christmas to Bedford's A&E were down from previous years, as people are checking with...
Jon Pauling Bedford Hospital 'North Wing' fire6
Questions have been raised about the level of security put in place by NHS Property Services at Shires Houses, with people saying the fire was "only a matter of time" and that...
Bedfordians have been reacting to last night's fire which destroyed Shires House, a part of the former Bedford Hospital North Wing. Shires House was a Grade II listed...
Circle MSK
Circle MSK Bedfordshire has cancelled appointments today and tomorrow due to the fire at 'North Wing' last night. After notification from Healthwatch Bedford Borough...
Bedford Fire and Rescue Bedford North Wing Firevideo
What started as a "small fire" at Bedford's 'North Wing' Hospital last night, turned into a major emergency with over 60 firefighters from Bedford, Kempston, Potton, Luton and...