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The chief executive of NHS Employers Danny Mortimer has paid tribute to Dr Kate Granger:
“We are all deeply saddened at the passing of Dr Kate Granger.
Kate was a truly remarkable and inspirational individual who openly shared her daily battles with cancer, providing a source of strength and inspiration to countless people.
Kate used her experiences to pioneer the #HellomyNameis campaign to remind staff to see patients as people.
The campaign has been adopted across the country, making a huge difference to patients. It will be a profound legacy of her work, along with the Kate Granger Compassionate Care Awards and the countless people she has inspired with her example
She had humility, compassion and warmth in equal measure and will be greatly missed. Our thoughts are with Chris and her family at this difficult time.”
A doctor who captured the attention of people around the world by writing about her experiences as a cancer patient in the NHS has died.Read the full story ›
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Boxing champion Tommy Coyle is calling for more people to sign the organ donor register.
Tommy, who will take on Tyrone Nurse next weekend, is fronting the 'Be a Hero' campaign in the hope that it will encourage people in his hometown of Hull, and across Yorkshire, to consider donating their organs.
Around 800 people across the region are on the transplant waiting list.
The B1228 Bubwith Cross Roads at Ellerton in East Yorkshire is closed due to crash.
One car was involved in the collision which happened at Long Rampart.
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There are reports Hull City manager Steve Bruce is set to leave the club.Read the full story ›
Officers are appealing for witnesses following a road traffic collision on Marfleet Lane, Hull at 7.51am this morning.
Police say the 12-year-old boy was crossing the road when he was involved in a collision with a silver Honda motorcycle.
The boy and the driver of the motorcycle (a 64-year-old man) both attended Diana Princess of Wales Hospital with serious but not life threatening injuries.
Sports facilities at the University of Hull are to be given a £15-million upgrade in work starting next month.Read the full story ›