R Charity goes Gung-Ho!
THE organisers of Europe’s largest inflatable slide event coming to Liverpool this summer have teamed up with R Charity to raise funds for the new Ro...
Make a Difference Awards 2015
600 staff from all over the Trust attended our biggest ever staff awards ceremony at this year's Make a Difference Awards
In his welcome speech Ai...
Neil Willcox has been appointed as a non-executive director at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
The NHS Trust Development Authority (NHS TDA) has confirmed the appointment of Neil Willcox as a non-executive director of the Royal Liverpool and Bro...
Director of Finance gets gunged for R Charity!
Nine brave members of staff volunteered to take part in a charity gunging this week, to raise money for R Charity's £10million Appeal.
Gungees were v...
Royal staff to ‘drop from the top’ of the Royal for R Charity
Staff at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust will ‘drop from the top’ of the Royal to raise money for R Charity and are...
Wheelchair user Will to abseil from top of the Royal
member of our staff is going above and
beyond to help raise money for R Charity’s £10 million Appeal.
user Will Weston will take ...
Dame Sarah Storey DBE opens new mammography machine at Broadgreen Hospital
Britain's most decorated female Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey DBE took time out from her Rio 2016 training regime to officially launch a new mammograp...
Nurses at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen hospitals demonstrate their compassionate care
from the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
graduated at St George’s Hall this week, following completion of a uni...
Royal awards clean up…!
Staff working in the Emergency Department at the Royal
have notched-up a top award for their cleaning, catering and portering
St Paul’s Eye Unit - a spectacle for the Lord Mayor
The Lord Mayor of
Liverpool visited St. Paul’s Eye Unit at the Royal to see for herself why the
department was granted ‘Freedom of the City’ last we...
Stars turn out to raise over £96,000 for Liverpool breast screening
Sporting glitterati showed their support for the Liverpool NHS breast screening programme in a stunning fundraiser for a new mammagram.
Dame Sarah ...
St Paul's Eye Unit Awarded Freedom of the City
Eye Unit, based in the Royal, will be presented with the Freedom of the City by
Liverpool City Council on Wednesday to celebrate their se...
We are proud to be smoke-free
most hospitals locally, both our hospitals and grounds are smoke-free and we do
not allow smoking on our grounds.
If you are an
Sporting friends also provide the perfect match!
A lifelong servant of Ormskirk Rugby Club and Hightown Cricket Club battling a
rare cancer is on the road to recovery after a bone marrow transplant ...
Liverpool ‘clinical trial’ success receives global acclaim
A national lead for the NHS in monitoring
rare diseases - Dr Edmund Jessop - has visited The Royal Hospital and described
the National AKU Centre...
London calling for ‘Charity Man’ Davie
employee at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust who
lost over six stone by taking up running, is challenging other...
Bionic Barbara: ‘We can rebuild her - we have the technology’
at The Royal Liverpool University Hospital has used new titanium technology to rebuild
the ribcage of a Northwich woman who was trampled o...
Important Information About A&E
From Monday 16 February, the main entrance to the Emergency Department reception area will be temporarily closed from 8am-6pm
This is so essential ...
Fishlock’s florists and R Charity ‘make it official’ for Valentine’s Day
is blooming this Valentine’s Day as Fishlock’s florists announce the Royal
Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust’s R Charity ...
The new Royal: on course for a healthy future for Liverpool
Twelve months from the start of
construction, the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital is progressing well
on schedule, aiming to further improve...
LFC striker brings bright lights of Las Vegas to the North West
Football Club’s star striker will be swapping footballs for ball gowns to raise
money for brand new equipment to support the Liver...
Industrial Action 29 January 2015 - Called Off
national industrial action for Thursday 29 January has been called off.
making every effort to contact patients and to run services...
Bill Griffiths appointed as new chairman at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
NHS Trust Development Authority (NHS TDA) has confirmed the appointment of Bill
Griffiths as chairman of the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen Univ...
Win a doctor for a day at your school on Friday the 13th…!
doctor Ranj Singh is urging primary schools across Merseyside and Cheshire to
sign up for their chance to win a doctor for a day.
Weed killer ‘clinical trial’ is set to make the grass greener for black bone patients
results from an international health clinical trial spearheaded to tackle black
bone disease have been hailed as ‘a tremendous success’ by a l...
Eczema patient itching to find cure
patient with eczema who has taken part in one the first human trials of a new
cream at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital is hoping the skin ...
Be Prepared For Winter This Bank Holiday
days getting colder and shorter and with Christmas just around the corner, the
NHS is asking residents to think about how the cold weather ...
Everton manager’s surprise for nurses
A group of
four dedicated nurses from the Royal and Broadgreen hospitals got the festive
shock of a lifetime when Everton boss Roberto Martinez gate...
Ball raises £5,800 for R Charity
Merseyside Young Professionals (MYP) raised almost £6,000 for the Royal Liverpool University Hospital’s R charity at its recent charity ball.
Mezzo-soprano and choir prepare for special Christmas concert
Kathryn Rudge will have her dad firmly in her thoughts when she sings at the Royal
Liverpool University Hospital charity’s ‘Celebrate ...
Messages of hope on Royal's Christmas tree
Heartwarming messages from grateful patients and their families are being left on a Christmas tree at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
Unique research collaboration to improve how medicines are managed in the NHS is launched in Liverpool
Together with, Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) and LloydsPharmacy, we have established a unique joint research project aiming to improve the w...
Hospital visitors’ chance to go behind-the-scenes in labs
Visitors to the Royal Liverpool University Hospital will be able to receive on-the-spot diabetes checks during National Pathology Week (3-9 November)....
Proposed artwork for the new Royal unveiled as we count down 1,000 days until the new hospital opens
Stunning glass artwork
proposed for the main entrances of the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital
are being revealed to the public for the first...
MYP Charity Ball to help build positive future for young people with cancer
The Merseyside Young Professionals annual charity ball returns to the Crowne Plaza in aid of the Trust's R Charity.
The event, which will take pla...
Calling all would-be construction industry apprentices!
Carillion, the company building the new Royal, are holding another event to showcase the apprenticeship and training opportunities in construction ava...
Hollyoaks ‘medics’ to abseil down the Royal
A Hollyoaks ‘nurse’ and ‘junior doctor’ will overcome their fear of heights to abseil 200ft down the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
Rugby ace defies blood disorder to play for England
A rugby player told he might never play again has donated his first England jersey to the hospital that helped him realise his dream.
The Royal hosts first keyhole surgery kidney transplant in Europe
A patient at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has become the first in Europe to receive a kidney using keyhole surgery.
Brian Blanchfield, 5...
The Comic Relief funded domestic abuse support service changing the lives of women on Merseyside
A new service providing support to women who are victims of domestic abuse has been launched at the Royal.
This innovative service, called the Ruby p...
Tim tackles Great Wall of China for hospital charity
A member of staff at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has returned from the trip of a lifetime walking 80km along the Great Wall of China.
Supermodel and designer team up for Liverpool cancer centre
World famous supermodel Kate Moss has modelled a new range of Stella McCartney lingerie raising funds to pay for a new mammography unit in Liverpool....
Triathlon man's heroic effort for hospital
A father-of-three swam, cycled and ran his way through a triathlon to thank the Royal Liverpool University Hospital for helping his young family thro...
Aaron speaks out for Sickle Cell Disease Awareness Month
A Wirral man who has fought a life-limiting illness since birth has spoken out about his struggles to help raise awareness of the rare blood condition...
Eczema patient hails pioneering drug trials
A patient with eczema who took part in one of the first human trials of a new drug at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital says he is proud to have...
New mum thought leukaemia was post-pregnancy aches
When Melissa Lawson spotted bruises on her legs she put it down to her newborn son gently pinching her skin.
But the bruises, and the constant bac...
Respiratory health takes centre stage at the Royal
Visitors to the Royal Liverpool University Hospital will be able to test the age of their lungs as staff dedicate a day to improving the city’s respir...
Former Everton star urges others to have aneurysm screening
An Everton great diagnosed with a potentially fatal aneurysm during a screening at his beloved Goodison Park a year ago has urged others to follow sui...
Liverpool hospitals top league table in clinical research volunteers
Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Clinical Research Network published their
annual league table and it shows the Royal Liverpool and...
The Royal and Broadgreen score above the national average for the second year running
The results for the Patient-Led Assessments of the Care
Environment (PLACE) report have just been published and we are very proud to
reveal that bo...
Become a member of the RLBUHT Foundation Trust
We are currently applying to be
a Foundation Trust. As an FT we will continue to be part of the NHS
family with the primary purpose to provide hea...
Study investigating racial differences in hormones needs participants
Researchers investigating racial differences in the incretin system at the Royal Liverpool University hospital are looking for people to take part in...
Carillion award £30,500 in new Royal Sustainable Communities programme
Nineteen local community
organisations are getting a share of £30,500 from Carillion, developers of the
new Royal, to support their work and build a...
Cousin’s 10,000 mile trip to donate kidney
A teacher is recovering in the Royal Liverpool University hospital after her cousin took a 24-hour flight from Australia to give her a kidney.
Putting a stop to hate crime
We are working in partnership with the Merseyside Criminal Justice Board and Stophate UK to become a hate crime third party reporting centre from Augu...
Patient engagement and experience strategy launched
The Trust has launched its Patient Engagement and Experience Strategy which outlines how we intend to listen and learn from what our patients are tell...
Charity match for rugby club stalwart battling cancer
A lifelong servant of Ormskirk Rugby Club battling a rare cancer will be honoured with a charity match on Saturday 26 July.
Financial advisor Russ ...
Liverpool Giant Spectacular
From 23–27 July Liverpool City Council will host one of the UK's landmark World War One commemorative events, which will once again see giant visitors...
Make a Difference Awards celebrates our NHS heroes
The amazing achievements, hard work and dedication of staff from the Royal, Broadgreen and Liverpool University Dental hospitals were celebrated at th...
Man given gift of sight urges donors to come forward
A keen motorcyclist who can see again after receiving a donated cornea at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has called on others to offer the ul...
Colleagues get in the saddle for Martin
An engineer who helped design the new Royal Liverpool Hospital was remembered with a 120-mile cycle ride.
A team of 25 colleagues of Martin Rigg, w...
Grandad cycles 127 miles for hospital treating wife
A grandad cycled the length of the Leeds-Liverpool canal for the hospital treating his wife for breast cancer.
Barbara Walls was diagnosed in Apri...
NHS Trusts boost research figures in Liverpool
Clinical research is on the rise in the NHS, and several of Liverpool’s NHS Trusts are helping to spearhead the trend highlighted by new figures in a ...
MP dishes out honours at Adult Learners’ Week Awards
A hospital administrator who used adult learning to overcome a range of health problems has been honoured with an award.
John Callery, who works in...
Military surgeon brings techniques from warzones to Royal A&E
A Royal Navy surgeon used to treating wounded soldiers has introduced expert skills learned in warzones to the Royal Liverpool University hospital’s e...
Grandad warns others after 4kg tumour is removed from scrotum
A Liverpool grandfather who let a sarcoma tumour on his scrotum grow to one foot in width has urged others to see a doctor sooner.
Widower Bob Day...
Dave swaps horse power for pedal power
A father-of-three is swapping horse power for pedal power by cycling from Italy to Liverpool to raise funds for the hospital that performed a life-sav...
Pupils bring splash of colour to new Royal hoardings
Artisitc youngsters have turned their talents to the hoardings around the new Royal Liverpool Hospital building site.
The once plain blue surfaces ...
Lollipop lady gears up for 10th annual charity walk
A lollipop lady who has raised £12,000 for the Royal
Liverpool University Hospital will complete her tenth annual Summer Solstice
Walk this month.
Royal and Broadgreen Hospitals recruiting more nurses
The Royal is launching a
recruitment drive for experienced nurses with exciting opportunities open to
those wanting to work in a dynamic hospital e...
Timelapse video shows new Royal progress
The progress of the new
Royal Liverpool University Teaching Hospital can now be seen from a time-lapse
video footage, taken from a camera situated ...
Dancers wanted for chorus line world record attempt
Two Liverpool charities are aiming to set a new Guinness World Record for the longest ever chorus line.
Homeless and housing charity the Whitechape...
Hospital is among first to use scanner to spot Alzheimer’s
An innovative technique that could prevent the misdiagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease is being performed at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
Patient urges local people to sign up to clinical trials database
A patient at the Royal is calling on people across Merseyside to get involved with clinical trials to ensure medical advances can benefit generations ...
Superheroes come to Royal’s aid on fundraising day
Football legends, radio presenters and patients helped raise more than £40,000 for a new Teenage and Young Adult Cancer Unit at the Royal Liverpool U...
Royal launches smartphone app to help junior doctors
A smartphone app is enabling junior doctors at the Royal and Broadgreen hospitals to check the latest guidelines at their patient’s bedside.
Hospital calls on real life superheroes for fundraising day
Hundreds of people across Merseyside will don capes and walk 10,000 steps for the teenage cancer unit at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
Dad receives kidneys from THREE close family members
A patient has been given the gift of life at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital by his mum, dad and sister.
Dad-of-one Andy Knox, 42, won the...
Bird of prey’s eye view of new Royal construction
The fastest bird in the world has been spotted checking progress at the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital site.
A male peregrine falcon, w...
Healing power of a good book put to the test at Broadgreen
The power of reading great literature to relieve chronic pain is being put to the test in a pilot study at Broadgreen Hospital.
Initial results fr...
Danielle O’Hara moved by inspirational teenage cancer patients
Model and TV star Danielle O’Hara paid an emotional visit to teenage cancer patients at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital to lend her support t...
Wards at Royal receive recognition for support of older people
Two wards at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital are among five in the country to become the first to receive a quality mark hailing the support ...
WIN a ticket to tomorrow's Grand National!
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust are offering people the chance to win a ticket for tomorrow's sold out Grand Nationa...
Breast cancer patient tackles marathon just eight months after treatment
A breast cancer survivor from Liverpool will run her third London Marathon just months after completing intensive treatment.
Despite undergoing we...
New Royal turf cutting celebrated by the people of Liverpool
Liverpool’s figure heads turned out to
celebrate the turf cutting of the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital,
joined by patients and staff from...
New Glaucoma support group launched in Liverpool
Eye Doctors from St Paul's Eye Unit at the Royal Liverpool
University Hospital and Aintree University Hospital have joined forces with the
Building a sustainable future at the Royal
Visitors to the Royal will be able to find out how the new Royal will help build a sustainable future as part of NHS Sustainability Day, 27 March – an...
Support group organised for glaucoma sufferers
Glaucoma patients are being
given the opportunity to talk to Royal consultants and other sufferers about
their thoughts, experiences and concerns a...
The ‘virtual’ doctors saving lives of stroke patients
Stroke patients on Merseyside requiring life-saving, clot-busting drugs in the middle of the night are getting them faster thanks to new technology b...
Globetrotters learn from nuclear experts at the Royal
Experts in nuclear medicine at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital have shared their extensive knowledge of the latest diagnostic and therapy tec...
Chelsea, you shall go to the ball!
A leukaemia patient who has dropped three dress sizes during a 16-month stay in hospital feared she would miss the chance to celebrate her 21st birth...
Liverpool and England star opens sickle cell service at the Royal
Former Liverpool FC
footballer Mark Walters returned to the city to launch a service improving
treatment for people with life-limiting genetic dise...
Firefighter to brave race in full kit for cancer survivor mum
A firefighter from Kirkdale will
tackle 10km of mud, hills and water obstacles to raise money for the hospital
that has helped keep his mum free o...
Kidney transplant patient treks 150 miles back to hospital
A fitness instructor who had
two kidney transplants at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital will walk
nearly 150 miles across North Wales to the...
Anorexic woman’s journey from intensive care to wedding bells
A woman who nearly died when
she collapsed with anorexia weighing just five stone is now healthy and happy
thanks to the life-saving work of doctor...
Focus on Stroke
National Institute for Health Research has launched 'Focus on Stroke', a new
online resource from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) ...
Join in on the Big Brain World Record attempt!
Professor Tom Solomon, consultant
neurologist at the Trust, who previously established a Guinness World Record for the 'Fastest Marathon Dressed as a...
Care Quality Commission: response to report by Chief Inspector of Hospitals
Chief Inspector of Hospitals report into our hospitals has been published by
the Care Quality Commission.
The Chief Inspector of
Tim tackles hospital stairs to prepare for Great Wall
A member of staff at the Royal Liverpool
is avoiding the lift as he plans to walk 80km of the Great
Wall of China after he wa...
Doctor gives school measles!
A doctor from the Royal gave primary school pupils a hands-on lesson in how infection spreads – by
Star of TV’s ‘Bugs, ...
Transforming Cancer Care in Cheshire and Merseyside
The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre has been continuing with
plans to develop a new Centre next to the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital
and the U...
Royal leads way in life-saving treatment of blood condition
Doctors at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital who saved the life of a man with a rare blood condition are leading the fight against the life-thr...
Campaign urges elderly to seek treatment early
new campaign called The earlier, the
better has been launched by NHS England to encourage people to seek help early on from
their local pharmaci...
New Royal: Construction to start on 3 February
Construction on the £329m new Royal is set to
start on Monday 3 February and will take around three years to build and fit out,
ready for opening i...
NIHR Clinical Research Network for the North West Coast announces appointment
The Royal Liverpool
and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust, which is the administrative centre
for the National Institute for Health Research Cli...
Pilot hopes to jet off again after surviving lethal illness
keen private pilot who spent six months in the Intensive Care and High Dependency
units at the Royal is looking forward to flying a plane again in...
Messages of hope on Christmas tree
Heartwarming messages are
being left on a Christmas tree at the Royal Liverpool
from grateful patients and their families.
Festive fun for dementia patients
People with dementia got into the festive
spirit as the Royal
regular Memory Café took on a Christmas
Early Christmas Present for Liverpool as new Royal gets final sign off
deal for the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital has been signed off and
approved and construction on the £335m new hospital will commence ...
Liverpool health professionals lead the way with patient safety initiative
The Royal Liverpool University
Hospital is piloting a new education package developed by Liverpool Health
Partners (LHP), to ensure the views of st...
NIHR Clinical Research Network appointment
Professor Kenneth Wilson
appointed clinical director of the NIHR Clinical Research Network: North West Coast
The Royal Liverpool
Trust seeks views of lesbian, gay and bisexual patients
Trust is asking lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) patients and service users to
complete a short survey on our service to support developments in...
Magical Christmas Carol Concert a success
A man who is battling
leukaemia with the help of staff at the Royal performed a festive reading at a
carol concert that raised more than £7,000 for ...
New Royal will be one of the 'greenest' hospitals, saving around £1M in energy bills
Designers of the new Royal
Liverpool University Hospital say the world class new facility will use around
half of the energy consumed by the curren...
Handy man saves finger with tool box
A joiner ended up saving the
day – and a man’s finger – on his way to a routine job in Emergency Department
at the Royal.
Unlikely hero Mark...
Black Bone Disease trial at Royal gets international backing
An international clinical
trial to a rare bone disease can go ahead in Liverpool
after patients around the world raised £75,000 for patient and car...
National Inpatient Survey 2013
Many of our patients will have received a survey by post
from a company called Quality Health. Quality Health run patient and staff
surveys across ...
First annual National Pancreas Diseases Patient and Public Forum to be held in Liverpool
On Tuesday 26 November, Merseyside will host
the first ever National Pancreas Diseases Patient and Public Forum, organised
by the Pancreatic Societ...
Members of the public invited to give their views on care to the CQC
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is hosting a listening event for
members of the public to give their views, either good or bad, on the care
Do you know what your options are this winter?
The NHS in Merseyside has launched the Examine Your Options campaign to help people choose the right
health service for their needs.
Andrew to start at magical Christmas Carol Concert
A man who owes the fact that
he will see this Christmas to the Royal will perform a festive reading at a
carol concert raising money for the hospit...
The Royal’s Nuclear Medicine team using pioneering cancer treatment
The Royal is leading the way
in the use of a pioneering radioactive cancer treatment that can improve and extend
the lives of patients.
Liverpool Ladies FC players meet women in a league of their own
Women’s Super League winners
Liverpool Ladies FC came face to face with super women of a different kind during
a moving visit to the Linda McCartne...
Beekeeper's wife treated for allergy to...bees!
The wife of a beekeeper is receiving
treatment that could save her life at Broadgreen Hospital
after living on a knife edge with a potentially leth...
Lord Mayor hosts pink day for Linda McCartney Centre
The Lord Mayor of Liverpool painted
the Town Hall pink to raise money for breast cancer services at the Royal Liverpool
Staff to grow muzzies to raise awareness of male cancers
Staff at the Royal Liverpool
and Broadgreen University Hospital Trust will cultivate a variety of
interesting moustaches to raise awareness of male...
Breast cancer awareness day will paint the Royal pink
Pink Police will make sure
staff are taking part in the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University
Hospitals NHS Trust’s Go Pink Day to promote awar...
Royal supports Stoptober and is asking people for their views on smoking on the hospital grounds
The Royal and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, is backing the national Stoptober campaign aimed at encouraging people to give up smoking an...
School gets behind breast cancer fighter's fundraising effort
breast cancer survivor showed her gratitude to staff at the Linda McCartney
Centre by raising more than £600 with a cake sale at the school she w...
Lord Mayor to host pink day for Linda McCartney Centre
The Lord Mayor of Liverpool
will help paint the town pink to raise money for breast cancer services at the Royal Liverpool
Young healthcare students in training at the Liverpool UTC to undertake work experience at the Royal
Students enrolling on healthcare courses at the new
University Technical College (UTC) on Greenland Street, will get first-hand
experience of the s...
Liverpool FC legends to tee off at cancer survivor’s fundraiser
first person in the North West
to benefit from the state-of-the-art cancer fighting Da Vinci Robot is hosting
a golf day to raise funds for pr...
Professor’s pioneering role in creation of bionic arm
A revolutionary bionic arm has given a patient who faced amputation a new lease of life, thanks to the pioneering work of staff at the Royal Liverpoo...
Runners complete 2013-mile challenge of the year
A group of friends are taking a well earned rest after running 2013 miles this year to raise money for the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
Super speed access to medical images
Faster access to images and records will improve the quality of patient care.
of medical images from the Trust’s picture archive and com...
Reminiscing over a cuppa and a cake
People with dementia enjoyed
an afternoon of nostalgia with free tea, coffee and cakes at a new Memory Café.
The first ‘Remember When’
Boxer hoping not to trade punches for punctures
Liverpool boxer will get in the saddle for the Royal Liverpool
in memory of a man who was killed on a night out in Walton.
Parties to paint the town pink for breast cancer services
A breast cancer survivor
from West Derby will inspire pink parties across the city to raise money for breast
cancer services at the Royal
Space age pod simulating sight loss to land at health centre
A futuristic pod with eyes
that simulate common sight conditions is about to go on display in a car park
The Eye Pod, created by the ...
Rugby ace's leap of gratitude for Royal
A former rugby international
was one of three daredevils who leapt from a plane to raise money for the Royal Liverpool
Staff and visitors put themselves in the shoes of dementia patients
Staff and visitors had a real wake up call when they were given the chance to see through the eyes of someone with dementia at the Royal Liverpool Uni...
Liverpool City Council approve planning for the new Royal
City Council Planners today approved the planning application for the new Royal.
Mayor of Liverpool, Joe Anderson, said: "It is now all systems...
Royal and Broadgreen Hospitals to recruit new and experienced nurses ready for this winter
Preparations for winter are
well underway at the Royal and Broadgreen hospitals with up to 150 nursing posts
to be recruited in the next month rang...
Healthcare professionals share best practice on transforming dementia care for local patients
Local healthcare professionals, dementia care organisations, patients and carers gathered today to share ideas and experience to improve care for peo...
Win a doctor for a day at your school
The Royal Liverpool University Hospital is offering primary schools across Merseyside and Cheshire the chance to win a doctor for a day to inspire th...
Isle of Man Classic TT rider hails staff at the Royal
A rider in the Isle of Man Classic TT was left with a broken right shoulder blade and left hip socket and a minor liver laceration after coming off h...
The Royal now a local branch of the NIHR Clinical Research Network
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust is one of just 15 NHS Trusts/Foundation Trusts in England to be appointed to run a ...
Join in the conversation at our Annual General Meeting
Find out more about how three of our hospitals – the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Broadgreen Hospital and the Liverpool University Dental Hos...
Barney grows bushy barnet for Bone Marrow Transplant Unit
THE best friend of a Kirkby man saved by two bone marrow transplants at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has chosen a wacky way to show his gr...
Former Everton star to hand out awards at five-a-side tournament
FA Cup winning Everton hero John Bailey will dish out the medals at a five-a-side tournament raising money for the new Royal Liverpool University Hos...
Nicola hails care after jaw-dropping burger mishap
A woman from Ormskirk literally bit off more than she could chew at a burger restaurant – and was leftnursing a dislocated jaw.
Nicola Peate, 25, ...
Transplant patients come back fighting for Games
A superhuman team of athletes who battled back from having kidney transplants will compete in the Transplant Games in Sheffield this week (15-18 Augus...
Enter Shikari join Scott’s fundraising mission
A world famous metal band has stepped in to help a mechanic raise money for the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.Enter Shikari are raffling off pri...
The Royal benefits from safety milestone
The Acute Stroke Unit at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital received a cheque for £1000 from GCA JV and United Utilities, in memory of one of the...
Teenage Kate Middleton’s operation is fit for a Duchess
A brave teenager with a
Royal name is celebrating the end of her battle with a debilitating illness.
Just three days after her famous
Radio Merseyside presenter visits new breast screening unit
Former breast cancer patient, Radio Merseyside’s Maureen Walsh, dropped in to meet patients and staff at a new breast screening unit at Broadgreen Ho...
Cardiologist nominated for top clinical award
A consultant cardiologist at the Royal has been nominated for a prestigious national award.
Mike Fisher, a consultant cardiologist at the Royal L...
Plans for the new Royal get backing from local leaders
The newly published plans for the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital have received widespread support from business, political and healthcare lea...
Challenge it, Report it, Stop it - say no to hate crime at your Trust
Victims of hate crimes have been urged to come forward as our hospitals work with police to increase reporting.Merseyside Police launched a ‘Summer of...
New Royal business plan published
The approved business plan for the new Royal has been published for the first time.
The Appointment Business Case for the new Royal has been appro...
Local businessman turns hospital bed dream into reality
Just three years ago, father of three Roy Shelton wrote a business plan from his bed at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital where he was told he ...
Would you recommend us? NHS friends and family test now available.
In a new NHS survey, patients at The Royal Liverpool University Hospital are being asked whether or not they would recommend the ward or A&E depa...
Everton star backs Merseyside health campaign
Everton stalwart Tony Hibbert is supporting a health awareness campaign to highlight the risks of suffering in silence with potential rare cancers.
Young patient creates a home from home at the Royal
A patient at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital is calling out to local businesses for help in creating an ‘escape’ from chemotherapy for teenag...
Discovery Channel documentary highlights Liverpool’s leading lights in fighting bugs, bites and parasites
Discovery Channel’s newest series shows how some of Liverpool’s major institutions are leading the world in the fight against tropical diseases
Tennis tournament in memory of Tony Barton raises funds for cancer services
Tennis tournament in memory of Tony Barton, brother of Liverpool superclub Cream bosses
Lifestyles Tennis Academy ran a charity tennis tournament o...
Snowdon fundraising walk raises thousands for breast cancer
Thousands raised as city ramblers walk 4 life up Snowdon
Liverpool Catholic Ramblers Association braved blizzards up Snowdon to raise money for th...
Sporting fundraisers support chemotherapy treatment at the Linda McCartney Centre
Eight chemotherapy treatment cycles plus eight fundraisers equals Sport Supports the LInda McCartney Centre.
A sport scientist, who was diagnosed ...
Royal tops local research leagues
A new league table has shown the Royal Liverpool Hospital is Trust with the highest number of clinical trials in Merseyside and Cheshire.
A new lea...
Clinical trials accreditation for the Royal Liverpool University Hospital
The Royal Liverpool University Hospital becomes first NHS facility in England to achieve the highest level of accreditation for “first in human” clin...
MP Steven Twigg opens new facilities at Broadgreen
of Parliament for Liverpool West Derby Stephen Twigg visited Broadgreen
Hospital to open new clinics and meet with patients and staff.
Liverpool Mayor and Lord Mayor back R fundraising event
Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson and the new Lord Mayor of Liverpool, Cllr Gary Millar are supporting the Summer Solstice Walk in aid of cancer services ...
Summer Solstice supports local cancer services
A leading cancer clinician and a leading cancer nurse are encouraging families across Merseyside to sign up for The Summer Solstice Walk in support o...
Garston clinic fights the thief of sight
St. Paul’s Eye Unit at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital welcomes National Glaucoma Awareness Week having treated more than 1000 patients at th...
Sarcoma patient supports awareness campaign
A former soldier is supporting the Royal’s National Sarcoma Week (17 – 23 June) campaign calling on people with potential sarcomas to seek help soone...
Lollipop lady goes the distance for the Royal
A popular lollipop lady from Woolton has raised over £10,000 for the Royal Liverpool University Hospital by talking part in the Summer Solstice Walk ...
Crosby grandad gets groovy for the Summer Solstice Walk
grandfather, who received cancer treatment at The Linda McCartney Centre, is
taking part in the ‘R’ Charity Summer Solstice Walk to raise m...
You are invited to the New Royal Public Consultation event
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust and its Preferred Bidder Carillion would like to welcome you to a public consulta...
Family raise money fo Royal Kidney unit in memory of Brian Collins
The family of Brian Collins are hoping to raise funds for the Royal’s kidney unit in memory of the former school caretaker who tragically died of a h...
Northwest Water Polo team go PINK!
The North West Water Polo team wore pink at a recent tournament in support of their sport scientist who is currently undergoing treatment at The Lind...
QVC dontates £19K to Linda McCartney Centre
The Royal Liverpool University Hospital’s Linda McCartney Centre was presented with a cheque for £19,071.69 from QVC in Knowsley last week.
Vicky Horsley raises over £10K for the Royal
An Alder Hey nurse has raised over £10,000 for the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital after receiving a transpl...
Patients are giving their support to the Summer Solstice Walk
Charity Summer Solstice Walk aims to raise more than £15,000 for cancer
services at the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital. The walk, ...
Release your inner hippy and join the summer solstice!
across Merseyside are signing up for The Summer Solstice Walk to raise money
for those affected by cancer.
four mile sponso...
Find out more about the new Royal
Two open events have been announced inviting members of the public to find out more about the plans for the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
New Royal Liverpool University Hospital design unveiled
Transforming healthcare and regenerating our city
The design for the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital has been unveiled today.
Broadgreen Hospital gets clean bill of health
Broadgreen Hospital received a clean bill of health from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following a recent unannounced routine inspect...
Patient transport services - important changes
Patient Transport Services (PTS) are provided by the NHS for patients whose medical condition or mobility needs mean that they cannot get to their ap...
New Royal Announcement
New Royal draft appointment business case approved.
The Department of Health and Treasury have now approved the draft appointment business case for...
Major trauma exercise at the Royal helps staff train for real life situation
Staff at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital took part in a series of real life scenarios using state of the art ‘dummy patients’ to practice the...
Patients at the Royal take up art while they wait
The Royal, in collaboration with the Bluecoat Display Centre, has launched an interactive art project which involves patients in its Radiology Depart...
Four students cause a ‘stir’ for the Linda McCartney Centre
Four students from Liverpool Hope University left the Royal Liverpool University Hospital fundraising team shaken and stirred with a donation of more...
Share your experiences of the Liverpool Care Pathway
The closing date to share your experiences with the independent review panel is 5 April.
Members of the public have been invited to share their ...
Merseyrail raise £58,000 and counting for the Royal
Merseyrail staff and suppliers raised £58,000 last year for the Bone Marrow Transplant Unit at the Royal, so the hospital hosted a special event for ...
How to access healthcare over Easter
There are lots of options for people to get healthcare and advice over the Easter weekend. There are plenty of places that you can get advice and tre...
The Royal takes to Twitter for World Kidney Day
The Royal Liverpool University Hospital is making World Kidney Day (14 March 2013) a truly ‘social’ occasion by organising a day-long Tweetathon.
Junior Doctors to run Liverpool Half Marathon for the Royal
Two doctors from BBC Three documentary series ‘Junior Doctors’ are running the Liverpool Half Marathon on Sunday 17 March to raise money for the Roya...
People need to protect their pins according to experts at the Royal
Looking after your legs could help you live longer according to a vascular consultant at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
Dr Rao Vallabh...
Luciana Berger MP launches Electric Van
Royal marks climate change week with launch of electric van, in first for North West NHS.
Luciana Berger MP for Wavertree and Shadow Minister for ...
Local man set to conquer his fears to raise money for the Royal in memory of friend
A 23 year old man from Huyton who is terrified of heights, is scaling the Sydney Harbour Bridge in order to raise money for the Royal Liverpool Univer...
Staff set for state of the art 'SimMan 3G' training
Staff at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital have been trialling out “SimMan 3G”, a cutting-edge training system designed to help staff in dealin...
Two hour Zumbathon raises funds for the new Royal
Over 200 people have taken part in two hour Zumba sessions to raise money for the Royal Liverpool University Hospital’s R Charity.
The sessions, h...
Hospital staff take one in the arm for their patients
We topped the league again for staff flu vacs with 86.3% of all hospital staff taking one in the arm.More staff at the Royal and Broadgreen Hospitals ...
Innovative technique pioneered at the Royal proves successful
Leading researchers from the Royal have been pioneering an innovative new technique to treat patients with rare liver cancer hepatocellular carcinoma...
Local school raises funds for ‘R Charity’
Students from Calderstones School have managed to raise over £1,200 for ‘R Charity’ by holding a Christmas concert over the festive period and taking...
R Footy Tournament - it’s nearly time to get the ball rolling!
Our first annual ‘R Footy Tournament’ is set to kick off in a couple of weeks as teams from across the city will battle it out to take the R Footy cr...
Mayur restaurant sets £8,000 target for Royal Hospital Charity
City Centre restaurant Mayur hopes to raise around £8,000 for ‘R Charity’ over the next year.
The restaurant named ‘R Charity’ as its charity of ...
2013 mile run for cancer care at the Royal
Three friends put on their running shoes for the Royal in memory of uncle.
A group of friends is planning to run 2013 miles over the next 10 mont...
Building work to start on multi-storey car park
Work is due to begin on the purpose-built multi-storey car park at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital in February which will create 700 spaces f...
Clinical skills training at the Royal
We provide clinical skills training to undergraduate medical students, postgraduate medical trainees, nurses and allied health professionals.We do th...
NHS Chief Executive visits the Royal
Sir David Nicholson recently visited the Royal to learn about our excellent care and future plans.
The chief executive of the NHS and the national...
Clinical research collaboration agreement with Covance
The Royal enters into an exclusive agreement with Covance to collaborate on early clinical research
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen Universit...
Introducing the Junior Doctors
The current series of BBC3’s ‘Junior Doctors: Your life in their hands’ follows eight first and second year doctors at the Royal Liverpool University ...
Robert Gregory National AKU Centre officially opened at the Royal
World leading centre officially opens in Liverpool providing pioneering treatment for ultra-rare disease
A national centre offering treatment for ...
Trust announces major clinical research deal
The Trust has establish an exclusive agreement to collaborate on early clinical research with Covance Inc
We have entered into a five-year exclus...
Royal set for regional first in breast cancer care
A revolutionary new service being pioneered at the Royal will help to speed up breast cancer results to see if a cancer has spread following surgery ...
Warwickshire couple raise £5,500 for eye tumour research at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital
Two years ago, whilst pregnant with twins, Tracy Cirin was diagnosed with an eye tumour. Tracy did not want toput her twins’ lives at risk and wanted ...
Family’s ‘Christmas Charity Shop’ raises money for local cancer care facilities
A family from Merseyside raised nearly £1,500 for local cancer care facilities by selling Christmas cards, decorations, toys, clothes and household g...
Swimmers take the plunge for Royal hospital charity
Local swimmers joined hospital staff for a fundraising swimming gala to raise money for the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital.
A team of ...
Comment on new Royal progress
In response to local media coverage regarding progress on the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital:
“Recent reports that the new Royal has...
The Royal is taking to Twitter to highlight the work of A&E staff
The Royal Liverpool University Hospital will be providing a fascinating insight into the work carried out by staff at its Accident and Emergency Dep...
Christmas and New Year public transport and bus timetables
Keeping you moving during Christmas and New Year with a complete guide to public transport and bus timetables to and from the hopsitals.
Healthcare Equality Index Patient Survey
Stonewall Healthcare Equality Index Patient Survey
The Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust is taking part in t...
Liverpool’s great and good join the fundraising festivities at the Royal’s Christmas Carol Concert
The great and the good of the city helped to raise festive cheer and around £4,000 for the new Royal appeal, as the Royal Liverpool University Hosp...
The Big Interview with Aidan Kehoe, new CEO at the Royal
‘Destiny gave me the Royal Liverpool hospital job I always wanted…’
Read all about our new chief executive and his views on the new Royal, BioCa...
Tis’ the Season to be Jolly at R local fundraising Christmas Concert
The Royal Liverpool University Hospital is holding its first ever Fundraising Christmas concert on Wednesday 5 December.
The concert, which takes ...
Patients protected from developing harmful bedsores at the Royal
Staff at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust have achieved a huge reduction in the number of patients developing beds...
New resus area for A&E
Our resuscitation area within the emergency department has been refurbished along with the observation ward, which has been converted, creating an e...
The Trust welcomes Aidan Kehoe as new chief executive
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust welcomed its new chief executive Aidan Kehoe today.
Aidan joined the Trust from B...
Ready, Steady, Grow! A Tache for Cash
Gentlemen, start your moustaches! It’s Tache for Cash, the time of year where men sprout moustaches to help raise funds and awareness for prostate ca...
Royal set for regional first in breast cancer care
A revolutionary new service being pioneered at the Royal will help to speed up breast cancer results to see if a cancer has spread following surgery...
Raising Stroke awareness for World Stroke Day
One in Six people worldwide will have a stroke in their lifetime and around the world every six seconds stroke kills someone.
29 October is Wo...
Learning from people's experience of last days of life
Recent media coverage has highlighted a number of examples where people have reported that care in the last days of life has not been of high qualit...
150 Years of Nursing in Liverpool celebrated with commemorative book and event
A commemorative book has been launched illustrating Liverpool’s nursing legacy, as nurses from across the region converged on the Town Hall to celeb...
Hollyoaks stars take the Big Drop Challenge at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital
Hollyoaks actors; Nick Pickard and Tamaryn Payne were joined by 135 volunteers from local businesses in abseiling down the Royal for the ninth annual...
Interpreter services for patients at our hospital
Language Line Services will soon be providing face-to-face interpreting services for Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust.
Go ahead on the new Royal takes a step closer
Approval of the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital moved a step closer after the Trust’s plans received the full backing of the regional health ...
The New Royal
Read our latest newsletter to keep up to date on progress with the New Royal.
In Issue 5, read about the environment that the new hospital will c...
New chief executive announced
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust has appointed a new chief executive.
Aidan Kehoe joins the Trust from Blackp...
The New Royal
Read our latest newsletters that keep you up to date on progress with the New Royal.
Issue 4 talks about regenerating our city:
How the gateway ...
St Paul's offer glaucoma service in South Liverpool
First patient welcomed at new St. Paul’s glaucoma service in South Liverpool.
St. Paul’s Eye Unit at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has ...
New NHS Continuing Healthcare Assessments
Deadlines Introduced for New NHS Continuing Healthcare Assessments During 2004-2012
The deadlines apply to previously un-assessed periods of care...
Annual Report 2011-12
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust have published their Annual Report and summary financial statements for 2011-12.
Annual General Meeting
10 September 2012 at 10 am in the Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Prescot Street, L7 8XP
We're hosting ou...
BBC3 Junior Doctors
Filming has started at the Royal for Series 3 of the documentary ‘Junior Doctors: Your Life in Their Hands’
Filming for Series 3 of the award win...
The New Royal
Issue Two of our series of newsletters about the new Royal Liverpool University Hospital looks at our unique location in terms of the population we se...
Statement for the Liverpool Echo
We have worked closely with Aintree Hospital to develop collaborative services in order to deliver the best possible care and treatment for the bene...
Trust gets clean bill of health after Care Quality Commission inspection
Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust has achieved maximum scores for the standard and quality of care it provides to patients i...
Trust's excellent care highlighted in report
The Trust's excellent care has been highlighted in the latest report on the experiences of patients with cancer.
Ninety per cent of patients being...
Location, Location, Location
As Kirstie and Phil always say, it's all about the location. That's true of a house and it's also true of hospitals.
Our new Royal Liverpool Univers...
Eliminating mixed sex accommodation
Declaration of Compliance
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust are pleased to confirm that we are compliant with the Gov...
Quality Account published
Our Quality Account for 2011/12 is published here.
This report shows how performance has focused on improving the quality of services and the exper...
A new partnership means we can now deliver a better service to rare disease AKU Patients.
Patients Know Best (PKB), the world’s first patient-controlled electronic medical records system has teamed up with patient support group The Alkapton...
Royal celebrates 100th transplant in less than a year
In just one year, the Royal Liverpool University Hospital has carried out 101 transplants – helping totransform the lives of patients across the reg...
100th patient in Merseyside to receive revolutionary Robotic surgery
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital NHS Trust has even more reason to mark Everyman
Male Cancer Awareness Month (June) this year...
World's first International Centre of Excellence in Infection Control
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust is proud to announce that it has been awarded the status of the world’s first Inte...
Peter's Olympic journery
Mark Cavendish… Jessica Ennis… Tom Daley… these are just three out of the many names that will becomehousehold names throughout July and August this...
Celebrating our staff at the Staff Excellence Awards
The annual staff awards for the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital NHS Trust was a very special night, recognising our members of st...
Royal staff help light the way to the Olympic Ceremony
Alex McCrudden, a lean practitioner and Rob Jackson, a nurse clinician, both working at the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen
University Hospital NHS...
Reduce your cancer risk
You can reduce your risk of cancer by having a healthy lifestyle. Find out about stopping smoking, eating a healthy diet, keeping fit and drinking l...
New Clinical Portal - gateway to making us 'World Class'
Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust has announced the success of its clinical portal and said that it is providing a corners...
Nurses past and present urged to share their stories
Nurses from across Liverpool and beyond are being invited to share their stories with the launch of a unique project to celebrate 150 years of trainin...
Liverpool plans to become global centre for Life Sciences get go ahead
Plans for the first phase of a two million sq ft project that aims to give Liverpool a new global economic identity have today been given the thumbs u...
Robotic surgery comes to Liverpool
A high-tech mobile ‘robot’ will soon be used to operate on patients from Liverpool and the north-west.The Royal Liverpool University Hospital took del...