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The Princess Royal opens new brain injury hospital in Swindon

After taking a tour of the new service HRH the Princess Royal met contractors and others who made the building of the service possible.Nick Thatcher (right) donated the funds for the IT suite at Chalkdown House.

The Princess Royal meeting financial donor Nick Thatcher (right) Credit: ITV News West Country

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Princess Royal to open brain injury hospital

Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal Credit: Alastair Grant/PA Wire

The Princess Royal will formally open a new £3.5 million 20-bed independent hospital for people with brain injury in Swindon today.

Chalkdown House will provide rehabilitation for 20 people with complex brain injuries, led by an expert clinical team.

Her Royal Highness will be shown around the hospital and meet service users and their families along with a range of physiotherapy, occupational therapy and rehabilitation support staff.

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