From the Health Archives
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25th Nov The boss of Tameside Hospital was given recognition as being one of the country’s best during an award show on Wednesday night. Flying the flag for Greater Manchester, Karen James was shortlisted for the title of Chief Executive of the Year 2016 – one of only seven nominated for the prestigious award. Paul Connellan, who […]
27th Oct A North Reddish Grandad  suffering from dementia  has gone missing from his home and there are concerns for his welfare. 73-year-old David Owens has been missing since Wednesday, 26 October, 2016 and his family and police are becoming increasingly worried as David will be not be able to take his medication. David was last seen on […]
14th Oct A family from Hyde are making a desperate plea after their father was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer. Ken Mutch, 68, is undergoing treatment at a clinic in Germany in the hope they can find a cure for his life-threatening condition. The devoted Manchester City fan was initially diagnosed in February 2015 with […]
14th Oct A Tameside actress and singer, who famously won the popular TV show, ‘Opportunity Knocks’ has sadly died aged 83. Gwyneth Fleetwood, a lifelong resident of Ashton, recently passed away after a short illness. Many people may remember Gwyneth from her performances in the pubs, clubs and masonic halls of Tameside, where she would often appear […]
12th Oct Tameside Hospital Foundation Trust’s Karen James, has been short-listed for the prestigious ‘Chief-Executive-of-the-Year’ Health Service Journal award it was announced at the Trust’s AGM. Ms James has been in London presenting before the board of assessors who will announce their decision on November the 23rd at a glitzy ceremony at the Intercontinental Hotel in London […]
10th Oct A Denton grandfather diagnosed with a crippling lung disease needs help from former Richard Whiffen Ltd workers, who may know who insured the now defunct Ashton-under-Lyne manufacturer during the 1960s. Following his exposure to the health threatening mineral, asbestos as a young worker, while working as an apprentice electrician for the firm’s maintenance department, Tony Vince […]