News Archive

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26th Nov 2015 Prime Minister David Cameron thanks 'Vanguards' like The Walton Centre
20th Nov 2015 Walton Centre wins prestigious HSJ Award for its specialist rehab service
18th Nov 2015 The Walton Centre shortlisted for top award
17th Nov 2015 Herbert launches Walton Centre Charity's Christmas Campaign
11th Nov 2015 Naked scientist to strip down science at The Walton Centre
4th Nov 2015 Surgeon brings international medical conference to Liverpool
5th Oct 2015 Housekeeper Kelli launches flu campaign
25th Sep 2015 Patients to benefit from Walton Centre's care closer to their homes
21st Sep 2015 Pain Relief Foundation holds 16th Annual Lecture
16th Sep 2015 Hospital's 5 year strategy launched
15th Sep 2015 The Walton Centre is the best PLACE to be
15th Sep 2015 Innovation toolkit aims to inspire bright ideas
15th Sep 2015 Patients welcome 'ticket home' scheme
11th Sep 2015 The Walton Willow unveiled to remember patients who gave the gift of life
10th Sep 2015 Health MOTs on offer at Marketplace event
4th Sep 2015 The Walton Centre leads the way on health and wellbeing
19th Aug 2015 Governor election results 2015
11th Aug 2015 New mum thanks The Walton Centre for saving her life
10th Aug 2015 Prestigious role for Liverpool brain surgeon
7th Aug 2015 E-Obs system goes live throughout the hospital
4th Aug 2015 Views needed on the future of healthcare in the city
29th Jul 2015 Senior research role for Walton Centre consultant
28th Jul 2015 Emotional farewell to long serving member of staff
24th Jul 2015 Staff surprise patient with baby shower
23rd Jul 2015 Scrub workshop success means more could follow
13th Jul 2015 Hundreds compete in NHS North West Games
10th Jul 2015 Patient safety strategy launched at The Walton Centre
8th Jul 2015 The Walton Centre is one of the top 10 places to work in the NHS
3rd Jul 2015 The Walton Centre prepares for the NHS Games 2015
2nd Jul 2015 Families, students and celebrity hairdresser Herbert attend Open Afternoon
1st Jul 2015 Home from Home Fund boosted with a little help from our Friends
26th Jun 2015 Chief executive's blog - June
25th Jun 2015 New mum diagnosed with brain tumour 33 weeks into her pregnancy says thank you
21st Jun 2015 We're opening up our doors this week - come and find out more.
20th Jun 2015 Long serving staff recognised at awards ceremony
18th Jun 2015 MS patients get reporter training for YouTube project
13th Jun 2015 The Walton Centre in top ten best hospitals for nursing
11th Jun 2015 5 things you'll be able to do at our Open Afternoon
11th Jun 2015 Golf day tees off to a successful start with 10K raised for charity
6th Jun 2015 Schoolchildren try their hand at brain surgery - on a watermelon
5th Jun 2015 ReMemBrIn trial assesses the benefit of group therapy for patients with memory problems
29th May 2015 Experts from The Walton Centre to talk at Liverpool cluster headache conference
26th May 2015 Ball held in memory of Jan Fairclough raises 50K for Home from Home Appeal
25th May 2015 Celebrity hairdresser Herbert Howe says thank you to staff
21st May 2015 The Walton Centre celebrates its best inpatient results ever
20th May 2015 Talking about research: two events on 20 May
13th May 2015 Ex-footballer backs campaign to raise awareness of clinical trials
12th May 2015 Nurses honour Mary Seacole as they celebrate International Nurses' Day
12th May 2015 Chief Exec's blog
11th May 2015 Cycle ride held in memory of teenager Leah Davies
5th May 2015 Nurses use latest technology to take patients' 'obs'
1st May 2015 Pioneering trial tests whether pain killing injections or surgery is best for severe sciatica
1st May 2015 Three Queens event - travel alert
30th Apr 2015 Hospital introduces new 'partial booking system' to cut down on wasted appointments
28th Apr 2015 Grant will help young patients with epilepsy
27th Apr 2015 New books help explain neurological conditions such as Parkinson's and MS to children
27th Apr 2015 New project examines whether 'hope' can make a difference to the progression of MS and MND
23rd Apr 2015 Support group is an 'absolute lifeline' says Wirral grandad who had a brain tumour removed
21st Apr 2015 Schoolchildren back hospital's no smoking plea
20th Apr 2015 Liverpool hospital tests new app for Parkinson's disease patients
20th Apr 2015 Patients welcome new facilities and extra staff to help those with muscle-wasting conditions
16th Apr 2015 Zippers take the plunge for The Walton Centre
15th Apr 2015 Compassionate Care Award for matron Flynn
14th Apr 2015 Mary Seacole Lecture at The Walton Centre
31st Mar 2015 Cheshire and Merseyside is "shining example" for NHS rehab care
31st Mar 2015 Hospital says goodbye to long-serving member of staff
30th Mar 2015 Governor's Blog
30th Mar 2015 Staff introduce measures to spot Sepsis early
26th Mar 2015 Nurses make 'always' pledges to patients
20th Mar 2015 Chief Exec's blog
20th Mar 2015 Rehab conference at The Walton Centre
26th Feb 2015 Relief for phantom limb pain patient
19th Feb 2015 Walton Centre patient Simon’s football triumph after rare blood clot
3rd Feb 2015 New ‘home from home’ opens at The Walton Centre
2nd Feb 2015 ‘Baby Bird’ meets surgeon who saved her life
5th Jan 2015 We want your feedback in our Communications Survey!
16th Dec 2014 'Do what you love best' says leading neuroscientist
28th Nov 2014 ‘Breaking the rules’ – career talk by leading female neuroscientist
13th Nov 2014 New biplane angiographic equipment ‘like the Hubble’
29th Oct 2014 The Walton Centre goes smokefree
20th Oct 2014 Hospital building named after F1’s Prof Sid Watkins
13th Oct 2014 Liverpool-led study aims to find best treatment for back pain
30th Sep 2014 Pyjama party on the Pier Head for charity zip wire
24th Sep 2014 Skelmersdale United get kitted out for fundraising event
11th Sep 2014 Patients to help shape future services
5th Sep 2014 Step inside our hospital – on your sofa
27th Aug 2014 Walton Centre rated best in the NHS for food
18th Aug 2014 Staff celebrate a millennium
5th Aug 2014 Put on your pyjamas for a zip of a lifetime
31st Jul 2014 Event marks 20th anniversary of clinical trials at The Walton Centre
10th Jul 2014 Party in pyjamas day
1st Jul 2014 Open day helps inspire tomorrow’s clinicians
1st Jul 2014 Riders complete Ventoux challenge
23rd Jun 2014 Brain hospital opens its doors
20th Jun 2014 The Walton Centre strikes Gold with Investors In People recognition
11th Jun 2014 Open day offers chance to see Chavasse collection
3rd Jun 2014 Put on your PJs for JimJam Day 11 July!
15th May 2014 Hospital reconfiguration must recognise unique contribution of specialist providers
12th May 2014 Jan Fairclough Ball raises £63k for The Walton Centre
9th May 2014 Mountain hike boosts two Liverpool hospital charities
30th Apr 2014 Soap star unveils state-of-the-art scanner
17th Apr 2014 Touriffic charity cycle
1st Apr 2014 Coffee morning provides refreshing boost to charity
19th Mar 2014 Governor takes on charity trek
18th Mar 2014 Rehabilitation Conference showcases success
5th Mar 2014 The world’s largest human brain
4th Mar 2014 Emily is ‘a little miracle”
3rd Mar 2014 NHS Change Day 2014
27th Feb 2014 Brain Hospital Saving Lives: Where are they now?
25th Feb 2014 Stomp up some money for charity
20th Feb 2014 Help make the world’s largest human brain
12th Feb 2014 New head of fundraising at The Walton Centre
4th Feb 2014 The Walton Centre Channel 5 series returns
27th Jan 2014 Be a hero and join the team
23rd Jan 2014 Dedicated family make generous donation to hospital appeal
22nd Jan 2014 New Chief Executive and Director of Nursing for The Walton Centre
16th Jan 2014 Independent healthcare report praises Walton Centre
15th Jan 2014 Trust given clean bill of health by regulator
10th Jan 2014 Professor of Neurology Tom Solomon leads brain infection research
5th Jan 2014 Swimmer Bray-ves cold water to raise funds
20th Dec 2013 Sweet success for charity bake-off
19th Dec 2013 Hospital staff foodbank donation
18th Dec 2013 Hospital patient care award announced
16th Dec 2013 Video to get patients animated about research
11th Dec 2013 Hospital staff donate toys to children’s charity
10th Dec 2013 The Walton Centre leaders are winners and finalists
28th Nov 2013 Medical Director Dr Peter Enevoldson grows a moustache for Home from Home Appeal
30th Oct 2013 Corrie’ calls on Clinical Director Paul May
16th Oct 2013 Home from Home Appeal reaches £200k
16th Oct 2013 Finalists for five top awards
10th Oct 2013 Entertaining evening in store
7th Oct 2013 Lawson emotional reunion at Walton Centre
30th Sep 2013 Rebuilt ward launched during open day at The Walton Centre
27th Sep 2013 Open afternoon: no appointment necessary
26th Sep 2013 Top neurosurgeon in UK mission to Middle East
25th Sep 2013 Miracle boy marks anniversary with donation
19th Sep 2013 The Walton Centre is best PLACE in Merseyside
15th Sep 2013 Zippers enjoy slide of a lifetime
12th Sep 2013 Pioneering pain doctors return for 30th anniversary event
11th Sep 2013 Excruciating chronic pain successfully treated
10th Sep 2013 New self check-in for Walton Centre patients
10th Sep 2013 Building workers zip for Walton
14th Aug 2013 Crippling 30-year faecal incontinence cured by nerve operation
7th Aug 2013 Staff celebrate improved Facilities department
2nd Aug 2013 Lawson ticket raffle for fundraisers
31st Jul 2013 Birthday is all zipped up
9th Jul 2013 New Governor elected
5th Jul 2013 Channel swim for fundraiser Lorna
5th Jul 2013 See and hear our Listening Week short film
3rd Jul 2013 Farmers asked to donate lambs for fundraising auction
2nd Jul 2013 Sports day for NHS staff
26th Jun 2013 Election to the Council of Governors 2013
21st Jun 2013 Ground breaking research could be just the tonic
19th Jun 2013 “Hear” to help
10th Jun 2013 Listening Week at The Walton Centre
4th Jun 2013 Professor Gus Baker to help the Law Commission
3rd Jun 2013 Notice of Poll 2013
31st May 2013 Matron Michelle spreads her wings for hospital charity
20th May 2013 Building gets under way
10th May 2013 Mad Hander’s Tea Party
7th May 2013 Top award for nurse who 'embodies the best in nursing'
29th Apr 2013 Notice of Election
2nd Apr 2013 New research to improve CT scanning techniques
26th Mar 2013 MPs get on their bikes for the Love Leah Appeal
19th Mar 2013 New service for complex rehab patients
10th Mar 2013 Hats off to Walton walkers
8th Mar 2013 Call for more helmet wearers
26th Feb 2013 Hospital tribute to hero of First World War
25th Jan 2013 The Walton Centre is star of Channel 5 series
25th Jan 2013 Help us offer a ‘Home from Home’ to relatives
16th Jan 2013 National role for Walton Centre Neuroanaesthetist
13th Jan 2013 Staff to patient ratio ‘very high’ at The Walton Centre
2nd Jan 2013 New theatre uses 'CSI-style' 3D imaging for surgery at The Walton Centre
11th Dec 2012 Andy Burnham thanks fundraising family
5th Dec 2012 Top job for Paul May
5th Dec 2012 Long serving porter wins ‘Pride of Walton’ award
19th Nov 2012 Chester patient’s thank you for life saving treatment
16th Nov 2012 Paddling Policemen
14th Nov 2012 Physiotherapist wins Ian Hart research award
14th Nov 2012 ‘Bigger, better and bolder’ - the future of nursing at The Walton Centre
6th Nov 2012 Assisted dying to be focus of showcase neuroscience lecture
5th Nov 2012 Glasgow cancer patient thanks doctors after op leaves her pain free
30th Oct 2012 Army challenge for staff in two Mersey hospitals
26th Oct 2012 Hoorah for HR
18th Oct 2012 Brain surgeon joins flu fighter team at The Walton Centre
8th Oct 2012 Hospital coffee shop assistant completes Brazil rain forest trek for charity
1st Oct 2012 Sports day health staff told to ‘keep going and keep going to achieve your dream’
21st Sep 2012 Special birthday thanks to neurosurgeon Paul May
17th Sep 2012 Health workers inspired by Olympics to run 5k
10th Sep 2012 Visitors explore neurosciences at The Walton Centre
6th Sep 2012 New Governors elected at The Walton Centre
28th Aug 2012 Trauma service boosted with completion of new link bridge between two Trusts
22nd Aug 2012 New faces on the Trust Board
20th Aug 2012 Chance to meet The Walton Centre specialists in North Wales
24th Jul 2012 Pain patient Gemma starts a new life, after help from The Walton Centre
24th Jul 2012 Royal launch for new building at The Walton Centre
29th Jun 2012 Twin award celebrations at The Walton Centre
15th Jun 2012 Major expansion approved for The Walton Centre
11th Jun 2012 Footballer with MND backs ‘Optimism Month’
6th Jun 2012 Specialist nurse Sheila wins ACE award
6th Jun 2012 New life for Blackpool mum after brain op
31st May 2012 Walton Centre’s brainwaves
21st May 2012 New Walton Centre neurology clinic in Wirral
18th May 2012 Walton win gold
15th May 2012 Awards for Walton Centre’s ‘angels’
14th May 2012 Agony ends for Edna thanks to pain treatment
11th May 2012 New project improves care of head trauma patients
26th Apr 2012 Top of the patients’ charts
17th Apr 2012 Ski trip ends in life saving action for surgeon Katie
11th Apr 2012 Half marathon fundraising operation by theatre nurse
11th Apr 2012 Eggstra special Easter for Walton Centre patients
23rd Mar 2012 Walton Centre staff go ‘running mad’
16th Mar 2012 New Walton Centre outreach neurology nurses
14th Mar 2012 Battling Bugs in Brain Awareness Week
7th Mar 2012 £2M investment boosts care for ‘most ill' patients
29th Feb 2012 Bishops bless new Retreat at The Walton Centre
27th Feb 2012 The Walton Way forward for the RCN
3rd Feb 2012 Chief Nurse backs The Walton Centre Dignity Action Day
24th Jan 2012 Help on the way for children and young people with epilepsy
24th Jan 2012 Tynygongl residents say thank you to The Walton Centre
19th Jan 2012 Poignant donation to The Walton Centre
12th Jan 2012 Merseyside and Cheshire Major Trauma Collaborative
10th Jan 2012 Family of former patient donates £500 to The Walton Centre