A new accommodation block opens at Southampton General on Monday to house relatives of children in the hospital. The 53 bedroom house cost 7 million pounds to build and will cost half a million a year to run. Famillies who've used the so called Ronald McDonald houses elsewhere say they're invaluable.
Many families travel long distances to get medical help for their children at Southampton General. The new accommodation aims to take away some of the stresses for relatives. All rooms have a direct line to the children's ward in case of emergency.
A fast food restaurant which has been inside a Hampshire hospital for almost 20 years is set to close.
Burger King's branch within Southampton General Hospital had prompted criticism from health organisations.
Health chiefs confirmed they would not be renewing the fast food outlet's lease when it ran it out in 2016, looking for something more "reflective" of the "healthcare environment."
Patients and relatives have been able to order food at the Burger King branch inside the hospital, at the very same time health experts have called for sick people to eat nutritious, balanced meals.
They've helped to save the lives of hundreds of people across the south and today the thousandth landing by an air ambulance was made at Southampton General. It happened as visitors arrived for the hospital's annual open day. Richard Jones reports.
Today the 1000th flight of the air ambulance landed at Southampton General Hospital.
It took place during a hospital open day where people were given a behind the scenes look at the workings of a major trauma centre.
The event, which is now in its sixth year, will see more than 100 events, activities and information stands.
People will be able to walk through a pair of giant inflatable lungs, watch a virtual autopsy and tour the operating theatres, as well as meet leading Cancer Research UK (CRUK) scientists, try on a pair of simulation specs to understand different eye conditions and meet the Pets as Therapy (PAT) dogs.
The NHS trust in charge of the Southampton hospital where 5-year-old Ashya King was a patient, have released a statement after the boy was found with his family in Spain.
A three-year-old boy who died on his birthday after being found unconscious in a swimming pool in Upavon has been named as Jack Rowe. His parents launched a massive search after he was believed to have wandered off towards a nearby river.
Police and villagers joined in the hunt but, just 20 minutes later, little Jack was found floating in the water of the pool in the garden of a family home. He was unresponsive and given medical treatment at the scene before being flown to Southampton General Hospital by air ambulance.
He passed away just hours later from his injuries.
A boy who died after being found unconscious in a swimming pool had been celebrating his 3rd birthday.
The boy was reported missing yesterday evening after celebrations for his 3rd birthday in Upavon in Wiltshire.
He was found shortly afterwards in a nearby swimming pool and airlifted to hospital. Police are yet to formally identify the boy.
A 3-year-old boy who was airlifted to hospital after being found in a swimming pool has died.
But sadly, the child was found shortly after 7.20pm in a nearby swimming pool. He received emergency medical treatment at the scene but was unresponsive.
He was airlifted to Southampton General Hospital where he tragically passed away in the early hours of this morning.The young boy has not yet been formally identified.
A three year old boy who was found unconscious in a swimming pool in Wiltshire has died.
Wiltshire Police were called to Upavon shortly after 7pm yesterday to reports of a missing child.
Sadly, the child was found shortly after 7.20pm in a nearby swimming pool.
He received emergency medical treatment at the scene but was unresponsive.
He was airlifted to Southampton General Hospital - but they were unable to resuscitate him.