July 2020

Here you will find all the latest news of what is happening within United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust as well as our archive of previous press releases. To contact our communications department please visit our support page.

Gonerby Road Clinic

New clinics keep services local for Grantham patients

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Outpatient and diagnostic services that had previously been run from Grantham and District Hospital will now be re-provided in the town, keeping services local for the population. United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust has been working with local partners to find alternative locations to re-provide some services in the town, since the services provided from the […]

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Hero hospital staff deserve a medal says coronavirus survivor

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A 76-year-old man who received a guard of honour by the doctors and nurses he said ‘saved his life’ says they all deserve a medal. Frank William Smith, who is known as Billy by his friends and family, spent 81 days in Lincoln County Hospital fighting coronavirus, including 71 days on the intensive care unit. […]

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First cancer patients receive their urgent surgery at Grantham hospital

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The first Lincolnshire cancer patients who had their surgery postponed due to the outbreak of coronavirus have had their operations at Grantham and District Hospital. By creating a largely ‘COVID-free’ site at Grantham hospital, United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust is now able to carry out thousands more chemotherapy sessions, cancer surgeries and other elective surgeries […]