New Year Goals
It’s over 20 years since Newcastle Hospitals held its first Nursing Conference – an important part of our history and a legacy I take very seriously as I carry out my role as Executive Chief Nurse. I’m reliably informed that first event was attended by 60 people, how...
I started running in April 2012. I had – without considering the true heft of the decision – agreed to take part in the 2013 London Marathon for a charity I was involved with at the time. It wasn’t until I received confirmation of my place that the realisation hit I...
Thanks to young people like Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old Swedish school girl who has spoken to world leaders at the United Nations, and the Extinction Rebellion movement, it feels like more of the world has woken up to the threats of climate change on our planet,...