Body Worn Video Cameras (BWVCs) article in the Guardian today (01/05/19) features West London NHS Trust. You can read the full article here.
West London NHS Trust has taken formal possession of the new Broadmoor Hospital from the construction company Kier. Following the Trust’s decision to approve takeover of the five new hospital buildings, work will now begin on preparations to transfer patients currently being cared for in Britain’s oldest high secure psychiatric hospital to a modern, state […]
On Friday 26 April 2019, Broadmoor Hospital’s Sheffield Ward and Buckinghamshire New University were announced as the winner of the ‘Student Placement of the Year: Hospital’ category, at the Student Nursing Times Award ceremony, Grosvenor House, London. The ward was nominated by one of its student nurses, Emily Crellin, who had been placed there last […]
Local residents are encouraged to lace-up their running shoes and take part in Brentford’s biggest sporting event – while raising awareness of mental health. The event, which will take place on Sunday 12 May at Syon Park, offers an array of multi-sports activities for all the family. Run in partnership with Brentford Lock West, The […]
On Wednesday 10 April, it was announced that Hammersmith Bridge was to close for motorists indefinitely. This is due to ‘critical faults’ on the bridge, meaning that only pedestrians and cyclists can pass. This may affect those trying to access the Trust’s services across Hammersmith and Fulham. Suzanne Morton, Head of Nursing for Local Services, […]
West London NHS Trust has become one of the first mental health trusts in the country to launch a recruitment drive for nurses overseas. The first group of three nurses, from the Philippines, have just finished their training and joined the team at Lakeside Mental Health Unit, Hounslow, on the West Middlesex Hospital site. The […]
West London NHS Trust is aware that the sirens at Broadmoor Hospital have been activated this morning (3 April 2019). A fault has been found in the system and is being looked into. There has been no security breach and there is no risk to patients and the public.
This week, West London NHS Trust was delighted to welcome a ‘Dementia Bus’ to its HQ on Armstrong Way, Southall. Better known as the Virtual Dementia Tour (VDT), it allows people to experience what it’s like for someone living with dementia. The experience consist of participants completing a series of basic daily activities while wearing […]
The Spring edition of @WestLondon is out now. Read it here
Six Broadmoor Hospital staff yesterday (Monday 4 March) received awards for their outstanding work and dedication from the High Sheriffs of Berkshire and Buckinghamshire, Graham Barker and Ruth Farwell. The presentations took place at a special ceremony at the Hospital. This has become an annual event as successive high sheriffs have wanted to recognise the […]