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Fifth Covid-19 death in five days at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Fifth Covid-19 death in five days at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Fifth Covid-19 death in five days at Princess Alexandra Hospital

As with the four other deaths announced by PAH since the start of the week, the latest victim was elderly and had underlying health conditions.


Three more Covid-19 patients die at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Three more Covid-19 patients die at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Three more Covid-19 patients die at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Two were in their 70s and one in their 90s, and all had underlying health conditions, the hospital announced on Thursday evening.


Hospice desperate for cleaning supplies and protective equipment for staff

Hospice desperate for cleaning supplies and protective equipment for staff

Hospice desperate for cleaning supplies and protective equipment for staff

The charity making an urgent appeal for donations of vital cleaning supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE) for staff.


Birchwood staff manufacture protective visors for health workers

Birchwood staff manufacture protective visors for health workers

Birchwood staff manufacture protective visors for health workers

The Stortford medics are desperate for personal protective equipment as they care for the sick across the community during the coronavirus crisis.


Coronavirus prompts new visiting restrictions at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Coronavirus prompts new visiting restrictions at Princess Alexandra Hospital

Coronavirus prompts new visiting restrictions at Princess Alexandra Hospital

The NHS trust which runs the hospital has also axed parking charges until April 1.


Councils batten down the hatches as coronavirus hits

Councils batten down the hatches as coronavirus hits

Councils batten down the hatches as coronavirus hits

Herts and Essex registrars are postponing all ceremonies except funerals and are only accepting new appointments to register a death.


Stortford doctors appeal for face masks to protect nursing staff

Stortford doctors appeal for face masks to protect nursing staff

Stortford doctors appeal for face masks to protect nursing staff

Church Street partner Dr Sian Stanley said local primary care network medical teams working in the community were desperate for FFP3 equipment.


Region's residents rally to support ambulance teams

Region's residents rally to support ambulance teams

Region's residents rally to support ambulance teams

Marcus Bailey said: "We’ve seen many stories around the region of notes of appreciation and even small gifts being left on ambulance windscreens."


First Covid-19 death at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow

First Covid-19 death at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow

First Covid-19 death at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Harlow

A patient in their 80s who had underlying conditions has passed away at the Princess Alexandra Hospital.


'I don’t know if I will survive this pandemic, and if I do I don’t know if my chances of beating cancer have been destroyed by it'

'I don’t know if I will survive this pandemic, and if I do I don’t know if my chances of beating cancer have been destroyed by it'

'I don’t know if I will survive this pandemic, and if I do I don’t know if my chances of beating cancer have been destroyed by it'

Cancer patient Beth Purvis, whose operation to remove a lung tumour has been cancelled, speaks for everyone with an underlying health condition.


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