Mothers’ Union steps in to help snow-trapped medics’ unplanned hospital stay

Posted Apr 4, 2018

[Anglican Communion News Service] When the “Beast from the East” blanketed much of the United Kingdom with large amounts of snow at the beginning of March, many roads were impassable, leaving many essential services short of staff. In hospitals around the country, nurses and doctors opted remain at their hospitals in their non-working hours, to ensure they were there for the start of their next shifts. In Newcastle, in the north-east of England, the chaplaincy department at the Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust teamed up with the diocesan branch of the Mothers’ Union to provide essential toiletry kits to staff.

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