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Another new project : ‘Boredom Busters’  has Artists from different creative practices working with patients in the Nightingale Macmillan Unit  to encourage self -reflection and creative skills. This month book binder and origami Artist Matt Edwards worked with patients and staff to create beautiful original books, a...

The well loved ‘ The Badger Set’ willow sculptures in Main Courtyard  was launched recently. The playful Badgers were created by Emma Parkins and sit alongside Elaine Lim Newton’s beautiful ceramic  ‘Night Blooms’ flowers. It’s been great watching the badgers develop and good to have...

[gallery link="none" size="full" ids="730,729,731,733"] We are really excited about our new murals at London Road Community Hospital. These were created by Stephanie Cole to enhance the new Specialist Rehabilitation Unit at the hospital. Stephanie worked on a brief devised through consultation with patients and staff at the...

It’s been an exciting month watching our new willow badger sett being created in our main courtyard at the Royal Derby.  Emma Parkins has done an amazing job so far with the first badger and there are two more on the way in December. The work replaces...

In July, we celebrated NHS 70 with a series of creative events and music performances. Local artists Spiral Arts worked with patients, staff and visitors at the Royal Derby and London Road Community Hospitals to create some wonderful well dressings. Our London Road team held...

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded funding from Foundation Derbyshire through the Derbyshire Older People’s fund to fund 30 dance and movement sessions at the Royal Derby Hospital. Working with a qualified dance movement psychotherapist, we will be working with around 30...

Last month saw the launch of the second edition of ‘colour me, read me’; a booklet filled with short stories written by our wonderful staff and illustrated in detail to allow for some serious colouring in.  The books were launched during patient experience week at...