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MidYorks NHS


This page contains all of our most recent news releases. So whether we are launching a new service, celebrating the achievements of staff or receiving a generous donation you can read the stories behind the headlines listed below.

For archived news releases please contact the Communications Department on 01924 543635.

If you are a journalist and would like to feature one of our releases in your publication most are accompanied by a photograph.  To find out more or request a copy of a photograph please contact the Communications Department on 01924 543635.



  1. Work begins on Clinical Support Unit to improve future of healthcare

    26 August 2014

    A three-year programme of work to improve health services in Mid Yorkshire will take its next step forward as construction work starts on a new clinical support unit (CSU) at Pinderfields Hospital.

  2. Keep emergency departments for emergencies this August Bank Holiday

    20 August 2014

    Local residents are being urged to choose the most appropriate NHS service to meet their needs over the forthcoming August Bank Holiday weekend.

  3. New hospital service for children opens at Dewsbury Hospital

    07 August 2014

    A new service for children in North Kirklees is opening at Dewsbury and District Hospital. 

  4. Free cancer information and support

    23 July 2014

    Macmillan Cancer Support’s team of Information and Support Specialists are coming to PinderfieldsGeneral Hospital in Wakefieldfrom 4thto 8thAugust 2014 to offer free, confidential, advice and support to anyone with a concern or a question relating to cancer.


  5. New 113 hospital bus service welcomes you aboard

    16 July 2014

    Passengers will be welcomed aboard the 113 express, a new free bus service carrying visitors between hospitals in Dewsbury, Pontefract and Wakefield. 

  6. Casting call for Doris to come and have her day as an animated character

    10 July 2014

    Casting call for Doris to come and have her day as an animated character

    Do you know Doris Clark? Doris lives on Our Street, a virtual street set somewhere in Yorkshire.

  7. Health visitor experience gets thumbs up

    09 July 2014

    The work of health visitors from the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust has received a big thumbs up from its users. 

  8. Operation Hernia

    09 July 2014

    Life saving work by five doctors who gave their time to treat patients in desperate need of help for untreated hernias in Ghana has been recognised by the British Medical Association (BMA). 

  9. All eyes on clinical research team

    04 July 2014

    All eyes on clinical research team

    A clinical research team that is playing a vital role in making The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust a ‘go-to’ site for ophthalmology research has been recognised for its outstanding work with an award.

  10. Patient safety simulation success

    30 June 2014

    Pioneering patient safety work by a team from Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust has been shortlisted for a major national award. 

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