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Chris Beardshaw to design the Morgan Stanley Garden for Great Ormond Street Hospital

For the second year running, Morgan Stanley has asked plantsman and designer Chris Beardshaw to create a unique and intricate show garden to appear at RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Following the event, similar to last year when the Morgan Stanley Healthy Cities Garden was replanted to form part of a community project in east London, this year’s garden will become a permanent feature at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).

Great Ormond Street Hospital celebrates Topping Out of the Premier Inn Clinical Building, bringing the Mittal Children’s Medical Centre one step closer to completion

Wednesday 23 September - Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) marked a crucial milestone in the construction of the Mittal Children’s Medical Centre yesterday, as a topping out ceremony was held for the Premier Inn Clinical Building (the second part of the centre), to mark the moment when the last concrete pour was completed.

Great Ormond Street Hospital patients celebrate a very special first day at school

The first day of school is a big day for all families, but for the families of Great Ormond Street Hospital’s young patients, the milestone is especially poignant. As families up and down the UK proudly share their ‘first day’ photos on Facebook and Twitter, the parents of children treated at the hospital have taken to social media to celebrate this extra-special day.
GOSH patient Keano, 9 who features in the first episode FIX MY GENES

Non-white children face ‘needle in a haystack’ search for bone marrow matches because of donor shortage, warn Great Ormond Street doctors

A national shortage of black, Asian and mixed race donors is putting desperately ill children of mixed-race backgrounds at a significant disadvantage, experts at Great Ormond Street Hospital have warned.