Nikita Phippen has not had her hair cut for more than two years, but will cut 17 inches for charity on July 17.
A courtyard garden at Weston General Hospital has been transformed into a sanctuary to enable staff to unwind during the pandemic.
The girl was inspired by her mum’s work as an intensive care nurse for Weston General Hospital.
The hospital station created the show following Weston Hospital’s closure on May 25.
Weston General Hospital has started to accept new patients today (Thursday), with the aim of reopening A&E by the end of next week.
An investigation into the cause of the coronavirus outbreak at Weston General Hospital is ongoing and bosses say there will be ‘lessons to learn’ due to the number of asymptomatic staff with the disease,
The coronavirus outbreak at Weston General Hospital has not spread into the wider community, according to results from tests and contact tracing.
Urgent improvements to testing and communication are needed at Weston General Hospital following the coronavirus outbreak, says Unison.
Health leaders are working to reopen Weston General Hospital’s A&E department as soon as possible, after it was closed to new patients following an outbreak of coronavirus.
Staff at Weston General Hospital have been overwhelmed by the kindness and support received from the community.
Staff at Weston General Hospital and Asda in Weston were treated to a fish supper from a local chip shop as a thank you for their hard work and service to the community during these challenging times.
Two café owners from Weston are asking for help to donate lunches to hospital staff once a fortnight.
Inpatients at a mental health unit in Weston-super-Mare are benefiting from a new view, thanks to a local artist.
A member of staff from Weston General Hospital has raised thousands of pounds for a cancer charity by selling cakes and pink ribbons.
A memory café has opened up at Weston General Hospital to support people with dementia.
Patients are being encouraged to avoid Weston’s hospital’s A&E department unless it is a ‘life-threatening emergency’.
Save Weston A&E will hold two demonstrations in a last-ditch attempt to save Weston General Hospital’s emergency department from closing permanently overnight.
The decision to shut Weston General Hospital’s A&E department overnight permanently will be confirmed next week, if the NHS’ Healthy Weston plans are approved.
Weston’s MP wants protesters to ‘stop playing politics with patients’ health’, as he backs revised Healthy Weston plans.
A Save Weston A&E campaigner is appealing for people to urge their MP to reject the plan to downgrade the hospital’s emergency department.
The geriatric emergency medicine service (GEMS) at Weston General Hospital has won a regional award for urgent and emergency care.
Weston General Hospital was one of the worst scoring hospitals in the country for seeing cancer patients within 62 days of an urgent referral.
Weston Area Health NHS Trust (WAHT) has been told it must improve after ‘immediate concerns’ were raised about the quality of children’s mental health services.
Weston General Hospital has been named as one of the top hospitals for 2019.
The consultation into future GP care and hospital services in Weston is ‘not fit for purpose’, according to campaigners.
With the deadline to comment on plans to change Weston’s health system fast approaching, one town doctor has been answering questions put forward by Mercury readers.
More than 1,300 responses to plans to change Weston’s health system have been received and people are still being urged to have their say.
Weston General Hospital has been named a veteran aware hospital due to its commitment to improving care for past and present members of the armed forces.
Weston General Hospital was operating at full capacity on 42 nights between December and March – putting it in the top three in the country.
Weston General Hospital’s A&E is treating patients more quickly since it shut overnight.
A proposal which could see Weston General Hospital’s A&E department reopen overnight will be discussed at a summit on Saturday.
‘We can’t have an all-singing-and-all-dancing’ hospital in Weston, according to a North Somerset councillor.
A former stroke victim and patient of Weston General Hospital has given a ‘vital’ piece of equipment which helps people keep mobile while receiving care.
Rescue services were called to the aid of a teenager who suffered a head injury while cycling on top of Brean Down yesterday (Monday).
Consultation on proposed changes to Weston General Hospital and its A&E opening hours begins today (Wednesday).
Consultants from Weston General Hospital are ‘disappointed and concerned’ their proposal, which they believe could reopen the A&E overnight, has not been formally considered.
Plans to not reopen Weston’s A&E department have been criticised by North Somerset councillors.
A decision on whether the A&E department at Weston General Hospital will be permanently closed overnight will go to public consultation after health chiefs pushed ahead with plans this week.
A large protest was held this afternoon (Tuesday) against plans to permanently close Weston General Hospital’s at night.
A protest will be held next week designed to put pressure on health chiefs and ensure a 24/7 A&E will be resurrected for Weston-super-Mare.
Health bosses have confirmed this afternoon (Wednesday) Weston General Hospital’s A&E should not reopen permanently overnight, subject to public consultation.
Consultants from Weston General Hospital have come up with a new model they believe could reopen the A&E overnight.
Health chiefs have been warned not to ‘betray’ Weston and cut access to emergency care in the town.
Mercury readers are ‘disgusted’ after the five options for the future of the Weston’s A&E department – including the permanent loss of a 24/7 service – were revealed.
A mental health trust, which looks after the Long Fox Unit in Weston, has been told to make further improvements by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
Proposals outlining the major restructuring of hospital services have been unveiled.
Work on a new cycleway which will link Weston town centre with the college and hospital is due to begin later this month.
Weston General Hospital faces making losses of £22million per year by 2024, unless an overhaul of services is carried out.
Weston General Hospital marked 70 years of the NHS with a tea party on July 5.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has lent his support to efforts to ‘save Weston’s A&E’.