Harefield Intensive Care Unit update

Our appeal to extend Harefield's Intensive Care Unit enters an exciting new phaseRead more

“Get your meddling hands off our hospital!” – Baroness Boothroyd rouses supporters at our CHD protest march

On Saturday, 2,000 doctors, nurses and patients took to the streets of Chelsea in protest against NHS England’s proposal to close the vital congenital heart disease (CHD) service at Royal Brompton Hospital.Read more

Glowing for gold: Runners don neon paint and dash 5k to buy patient virtual reality kits

Runners were glowing before they crossed the starting line in a night-time neon fun run organised by the Brunel Volunteers to help buy virtual reality kits for patients at Harefield HospitalRead more

Professor Sir Magdi Yacoub inspires 400 supporters and raises thousands for our hospitals at special lecture

Sir Magdi was joined by esteemed colleagues and friends at a special lecture which drew in a crowd of almost 400 to help raise money for Harefield Hospital.Read more

How NHS England lost Question Time

Tuesday’s public Question Time with NHS England on proposals to close vital heart services at Royal Brompton was hopelessly frustrating, yet reassuring – their argument is definitely flawedRead more

We have a new website!

We’ve been working behind the scenes on bringing you a far better website - we hope you like it!Read more

Comedians bring down the house and bring in the money at 100 Hearts

On Sunday 26 February, our 100 Hearts Charity Gala drew in 1,400 comedy fans and charity supporters for a night of first-class entertainmentRead more

Royal Brompton invites Guardian to create moving photo essay about life on PICU

Last Friday, Royal Brompton Hospital welcomed the Guardian newspaper through its doors to capture what life is really like on the paediatric intensive care unit (PICU)Read more

Join our march against NHS England plans to shut vital services at Royal Brompton

We’re inviting Royal Brompton patients, staff and supporters to take to the streets of Kensington and Chelsea on Saturday 18 MarchRead more

Neon Night Run registration officially opens

Bask in the warm glow of giving – literally – by signing up for our first ever Neon Night Run on 7 March. Registration is now open!Read more

Donors gather for special hard hat tour of Intensive Care Unit extension site

Bright and very early last Friday morning, 25 of our very special donors joined us for a tour of the building site where, slowly but surely, Harefield Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ITU) extension is emerging from the ground.Read more

British Heart Foundation report and the BBC highlight why our One Gene Appeal is so vital

BBC News today reported on a British Heart Foundation study warning that 620,000 people in the UK have a faulty gene putting them at risk of developing heart diseases. Royal Brompton is at the forefront of this research, funded by the Charity in our One Gene, All the Difference appealRead more

Grand Winter Raffle raises a huge £12.5k for our hospitals

With prizes including holidays in Portugal and Cornwall, and hundreds of pounds worth of vouchers, it’s no surprise that our Grand Winter Raffle attracted staff, patients and visitors from right across the Trust.Read more

Charity Carols raise over £13,000 for our hospitals

Last week’s Carols by Candlelight concerts at St Luke’s Church, Chelsea and St. Mary’s Church, Harefield saw more than 400 of our supporters attend and raised a whopping £13,000 for our hospitals.Read more

Santa Dashers raise £9,600 for Harefield’s Intensive Care Unit

On a perfectly crisp and sunny winter’s Sunday, more than 100 of our brilliant supporters donned their Santa suits and beards with pride and completed the 1.8km route around Ruislip Lido.Read more

Women at the Heart of the Matter lunch with guest speaker Deliciously Ella raises £40,000

Ella Mills, better known as Deliciously Ella, joined 100 other successful women at our Women at the Heart of the Matter lunch and auction last Tuesday at the Apothecaries’ Hall in the City of London, to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease in women.Read more

Charity ‘Mega Monday’ raises £13,500

The Royal Brompton Christmas Gift Fair played host to more than 35 independent stallholders selling luxurious products, and Clive Anderson hosted our Brompton Quiz in a busy Monday for the CharityRead more

We need your help!

We need your help to change NHS England’s mind on closing life-saving congenital heart disease services at Royal Brompton. Find out how you can make a differenceRead more

Inspiring patient meets with surgeon who saved her life... and donates £5,000

Inspiring patient who received life-saving surgery at Royal Brompton Hospital meets with her surgeon to say thank you and present him with a cheque after running the London MarathonRead more

Great Brompton Bake Off raises more than £600 in just an hour and a half

Friday’s Great Brompton Bake Off saw hospital and Charity staff pull out all the stops, with some of the most imaginative cakes we’ve ever seen!Read more

35th Harefield Fun Run & Family Day raises over £35,000 and counting

Last Sunday saw the 35th Harefield Fun Run & Family Day, one of the Charity's most important and longstanding events, draw in over 1,000 supporters. The event raised over £35,000 for Harefield's Intensive Care Unit extensionRead more

Patient saved at Harefield as a baby graduates from Oxford University with first class honours

After receiving life-saving surgery at only eight months old, a former patient of Harefield Hospital has graduated from Oxford University with a first class honours degree in History and FrenchRead more

Fiery fundraiser brings in £9,000 for Harefield Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit

On a damp, dark Tuesday evening in late September, 28 brave Charity supporters bared their soles (and possibly also their souls) at our first ever Fire Walking Challenge!Read more

Heart & Soul evening raises a massive £5,000 for Harefield’s Intensive Care Unit

More than 100 supporters dusted off their dancing shoes last Friday for our second Heart & Soul evening of live jazz, delicious food and ‘non-stop’ dancing at Rickmansworth’s Watersmeet TheatreRead more