Latest Winner

The winner of the December 2018 You Made a Difference Award is:- Maggie Doyle, Head of Communications

Maggie has been selected as the December winner of the YMAD award in recognition of all her hard work and creativity in pulling together and running a successful festive entertainments programme for the benefit of both patients and staff.

Maggie has enhance this programme from last year and was responsible for identifying, inviting and managing all of the performers to ensure everyone had an enjoyable experience.  The feedback from both patients and staff has been really positive:-  

  • Really enjoyed the entertainment which was a refreshing change.  Like the relaxed atmosphere and the reaction it received from patients.  Would be good if this could be a permanent fixture.
  • It very much brightened the day up
  • It has been amazing. A variety is great, especially if you spend a lot of time here
  • I particularly enjoyed listening to the pianist
  • As a patient it is refreshing to experience the music is was a welcomed distraction to my treatment and really got me in the festive spirit
  • Great idea for the patients

This activity is above and beyond Maggie’s regular day job and demonstrates her commitment to our patients and staff.

Previous winners

November 2018 You Made a Difference Award was Tracey Coleby, Breast Palliative Care Specialist Nurse

October 2018 You Made a Difference Award was Vicky Taylor, Senior Education Administrator

September 2018 You Made a Difference Award was Sarah Wood, Clinical Support Worker in Radiotherapy

August 2018 You Made a Difference Award was Sam Emblow, Senior Staff Nurse, Complex Discharge Team

July 2018 You Made a Difference Award was The Hotline Team

June 2018 You Made a Difference Award was Dr Richard Welch, Consultant Clinical Oncologist

April 2018 You Made a Difference Award was Nicola 'Nikki' Doherty, Sister, OCCU

March 2018 Made a Difference Award winner was Linda Roberts

February 2018 You Made a Difference Award winner was The Finance Team

January 2018 You Made a Difference Award winner was Colin Hindley

December 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Amy Blackburn

November 2017 You Made a Difference Award winners were the Cardiac Arrest Team

October 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Adrian Ellison

September 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Dr Gajanan & Dr Mowatt

August 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Alison Musson

July 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Tony McKenzie

June 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Lois Deslandes

May 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was the Informatics Team

April 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Ward 1

March 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was The Palatine Treatment Centre

February 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Jade Hilton

January 2017 You Made a Difference Award winner was Tobias Percival

December 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Natalie Halson

November 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Julie Kielty

October 2016 You Made a Difference Award was winner Emma Widdowson

September 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Dr Anna Castleton

August 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Heather Darlington

July 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Sarah Welby

June 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Tina Cox

May 2016 You Made a Difference Award winner was Gail Naulty