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Residents urged to keep warm and well as freezing temperatures set in

North Lincolnshire Council is urging residents to keep warm and well this winter, and look after their health – especially those most at risk, as the cold weather and freezing temperatures set in.

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Sheffield care home rated good by health and social care watchdog

A local care home in Sheffield, Bowden Lodge, was rated ‘good’ overall and in all care categories by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the health and social care watchdog.

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Get your free flu jab this winter

Protect yourself and those you care for this winter with the free flu jab

If you work in a care home and care for the elderly or people who are unwell, one of the most important things you can do for them this winter is get yourself vaccinated and protect them from the harmful effects of the flu.

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New board to make life-saving swimming pool rescues in South Yorkshire

New equipment designed to make swimming pool rescues at Park Rehabilitation Centre quicker and easier has been funded by the Rotherham Hospital and Community Charity.

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Doncaster Rovers Football Club and Doncaster Rugby League players and staff with gifts

Doncaster Rovers and Doncaster Rugby League stars bring festive cheer to children’s ward

Doncaster Rovers Football Club and Doncaster Rugby League players have paid a visit to the Children’s Ward and Hospital School at Doncaster Royal Infirmary, bringing with them festive cheer and gifts for young patients.

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Dream comes true for Doncaster fitness duo

A Doncaster couple who embarked on a health and fitness regime together have had their dreams come true after landing their own fitness class at Doncaster Culture and Leisure Trust (DCLT).

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Teddy tombola raises hundreds for hospice at Isle festive fair

The Rotary Club of Epworth and Isle of Axholme held its usual event at the switching on of the Christmas Lights in Epworth and it proved very successful once again this year.

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COLUMNIST: Exhibition celebrating the wonderful work of biologist Francis Willughby in Sheffield

A new exhibition celebrating the work of biologist Francis Willughby has arrived here in Sheffield.

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Reflect mental health experiences in Sheffield photo competition

Reflect mental health experiences in Sheffield photo competition

Mental health charity Sheffield Flourish have launched their second competition of the year, asking people to share photos which reflect their experience of mental health.

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Sheffield health trust supports development of mental health care in Africa

Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust (SHSC) held a small celebration last week to say farewell to their current Commonwealth Fellows.

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South Yorkshire hospital security team goes from strength to strength

Barnsley Hospital’s Security Team have received another feather in the cap, having scooped three of four national awards.

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Barnsley cancer survivor’s charity backing to thank hospital for uncle’s end of life care

A Barnsley cancer survivor who also lost his uncle to the disease has backed Sheffield Hospitals Charity to thank doctors and nurses for the care they received.

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Help at allotment for Sheffield’s elderly residents, youngsters and those with mental and physical health conditions

Volunteers from law firm Irwin Mitchell teamed up with pupils from Chaucer School to help make improvements to a Sheffield-based allotment which is used by the local community.

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Hospice bringing the joy of Christmas to families in North Lincolnshire

A local charity is preparing to bring the joy of Christmas to families in North Lincolnshire.

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Sheffield’s first talking bench to help social connection

A public seating provision, with a difference, is being introduced to Sheffield’s Winter Gardens this week.

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Sheffield hospital caterers recognised for pioneering work to provide nutritious and healthy food to patients

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has won a prestigious Health Service Journal Award in recognition of its pioneering work to provide nutritious, healthy and sustainably sourced food to patients.

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Brave Sheffield blood cancer patient hails ‘power of hope’

Brave Sheffield blood cancer patient hails ‘power of hope’

A brave blood cancer patient has hailed the success of a major Sheffield Hospitals Charity appeal to fund groundbreaking research, which may one day find a cure for the devastating disease.

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Music sessions support dementia sufferers by stimulating senses and sparking old memories

Music sessions funded by Sheffield Hospitals Charity are helping to support the care of people living with dementia by stimulating senses and sparking old memories.

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Grandkids of Sheffield lung disease patient raise thousands for charity

The young grandchildren of a lung disease patient were so touched by the story of his care, they’ve raised thousands of pounds for the Sheffield Hospitals Charity backed group which has supported him.

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