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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.
There are reports of people on the road on M621 westbound between junction 7 A61 (Stourton) and junction 4 (Hunslet Distributor)
Motorists are advised to approach with care.
British Transport Police will be carrying out high visibility patrols to reassure the travelling public at peak times over the weekend.Read the full story ›
An indefinite strike by Leeds bus drivers has been suspended after management made an improved pay offer.Read the full story ›
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Chris King became the first person in the UK to have a double hand transplant after being injured in an accident at work three years ago.Read the full story ›