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Cancer centre milestone

14/02/2019 | Press releases

A significant milestone in the construction of Colchester Hospital’s new cancer centre will be reached in the coming days.   Steel work, which will form the first phase of the structure of the Collingwood Centre, will be craned into position over the weekend. Stroods Specialist Contractors will be on site from 7.30am to 4pm on Saturday and… Read more »

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Photograph of Jennifer Wright

Meet our marathon runners

30/01/2019 | Press releases

Five fundraisers have been lacing up their training shoes to prepare for April’s London Marathon in aid of our hospitals’ charity. Find out what’s inspired them… Mandy is head of the Colchester & Ipswich Hospitals Charity and is fundraising for the Ipswich Hospital Children’s Appeal (see panel below). She said: “No one is more surprised… Read more »

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Stroods on site (Jan 2019) - Shaun Rampton, Leon Seccombe, Lee Tyler and Robert Le-Chalmers

Collingwood Centre construction begins

15/01/2019 | Press releases

Work has begun to build a new state-of-the-art cancer centre at Colchester Hospital. The team from Stroods Specialist Contractors arrived at the Turner Road site after the festive break to start the Collingwood Centre construction process. Ground works will continue for another two weeks, but it marks the start of improving care for patients in… Read more »

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Medicines Advice Helpline

11/12/2018 | Press releases

Did you know? ESNEFT offers a free and confidential Medicines Advice Helpline which is open from 9am until 5pm (Monday-Friday). To contact the service call our staff in Colchester on 01206 742 161 or Ipswich 01473 703 604. They can answer any questions or concerns you may have about any of the medication you are… Read more »

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