10th June 2021

We have been able to welcome a number of new Governors from the turn of the year but in the case of one new Public Governor, it’s a case of ‘welcome back’!

6th April 2021

A number of seats were contested in 2020, one of which was won by Graham Paling who became one of two new representatives for Bolsover, taking his seat on the Council of Governors at the very beginning of 2021.

1st March 2021

Norman Shaw is Public Governor for Chesterfield and answered a ‘call to arms’ that he received as part of his involvement with Joined Up Care Derbyshire.

11th January 2021

Our Lead Governor, Denise Weremczuk, has stepped down as Lead Governor following her third and final term as Public Governor for Bolsover - here's her recollection of nine years representing her community on the Council of Governors...

11th January 2021

On 1st January 2021 we said goodbye to Public Governor for Bolsover Denise Weremczuk...Margaret Rotchell will pick up the role of Lead Governors and here she is with a few words...

1st December 2020

Two of our Public Governors have represented the Royal at the annual NHS Providers Governor Focus Conference in November.

23rd October 2020

You have until 5th November to put yourself forwards as a nominee to become a Public Governor.

23rd September 2020

We found a different way of holding the Annual Members Meeting in public, a digital solution that you can read more about and watch again/catch up here...

5th August 2020

Colleagues, communities, care and COVID - A reflection on the past four and a half months from Helen Phillips, Chair of Chesterfield Royal Hospital

1st July 2020

The Chesterfield Royal Hospital has been backing the ‘Here to Help’ campaign, designed to encourage you to use the Trust’s services when you need them to look after your health.

26th May 2020

We’ve heard a lot from your Public Governors about what they do across the Trust so we’re now going to hear from one of our Staff Governors about how GP services have adapted to the COVID-19 pandemic...

7th April 2020

This is a message from Lead Governor and Public Governor for Bolsover, Denise Weremczuk, on behalf of the Council of Governors.

13th February 2020

You will no doubt be aware that on 1st January we welcomed some new faces to the Council of Governors. 

19th December 2019

The election results are in and we welcome back some familiar faces, one returning from 2009 and three brand new Public Governors. 

14th October 2019

Norman Shaw won his seat as public governor for Chesterfield in December 2018, here are his thoughts on his first 12 months...

10th October 2019

More than 50 of our membership gathered at the Royal’s Education Centre to find out more about what the Royal is doing to help patients who have suspected prostate cancer or who receive a Prostate cancer diagnosis

20th September 2019

If you missed our Annual Members' Meeting on September 19th 2019 then you will find a full summary of the evening right here!

31st July 2019

We welcomed four newcomers (three public and one staff) to the Council of Governors on January 2019, three public governors and one representing staff. Enough time has passed for us to find out how it’s all going, so we spoke to Frank Benison who represents Chesterfield.

18th February 2019

Staff Governor Janice Smith provides a summary of the Council of Governors meeting that took place on Wednesday 6th February...

31st January 2019

Two of our Governors are part of county-wide efforts to improve public engagement across the wider health communities.

18th January 2019

An introduction to Ruth Bentley, our Staff Governor for the brand new Primary Care and Community Class...

18th January 2019

Staff Governor Emma Bradley summarises the Council of Governors meeting from December 2018...

1st October 2018

If you’ve got an interest in the Chesterfield Royal Hospital and keen to get involved in making a difference, have you considered becoming a Public Governor?

28th September 2018

Innovative ways of working and change for improvement were the order of the day as the Royal showcased its Listening into Action projects as part of its Annual Members Meeting in September.