Home for hospital families

The first phase of building work gets underway at Ronald McDonald House in Southampton later. With fifty three bedrooms, it will be a 'home away from home' for the families of children being treated at the city's General Hospital.

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A 'home from home' for hospital families

Artist's impressions of the new Ronald McDonald House Credit: Ronald McDonald House

The first phase of building work gets underway at Ronald McDonald House in Southampton later. With fifty three bedrooms, it will be a 'home away from home' for the families of children being treated at the city's General Hospital.

Another view of what the house will look like Credit: Ronald McDonald House

The House, which will be built and run by Ronald McDonald House Charities, is the first phase in the development of Southampton Children's Hospital, a state-of-the-art facility due for completion in 2020.

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