Charlie sits on a hospital bed while a clinician takes his blood pressure

GOSH explores new ways to treat haemophilia

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Queen Elizabeth II

The passing of our patron, Queen Elizabeth II

8 Sep 2022, 7:30 p.m.

It is with great sadness that Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH) has heard about the death of the hospital’s patron, Queen Elizabeth II.
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Imaging techniques help to give parents choice after miscarriage

16 Aug 2022, 4 p.m.

For ten years our Radiology & Pathology Teams have been developing a range of imaging techniques to provide less and minimally invasive autopsies.
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A phot of Lottie outside Great Ormond Street Hospital on the day of the Opening Ceremony

Celebrating 10 years since GOSH attended the Olympics

12 Aug 2022, 8 a.m.

It has been 10 years since we were invited to take part in the London 2012 Summer Olympic games opening ceremony. Nine patients and three members of staff waved to the world as our logo and name lit up the Olympic stadium.
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gene therapy facility

Europe-wide group launched to boost access to life-saving gene therapies

22 Sep 2022, 5 p.m.

A new Europe-wide academic group has been launched today to tackle the growing economic hurdles that are preventing new life-saving gene therapies getting to the children who need them the most.
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A photo of Lizzie Penn, a Senior Play Specialist at Great Ormond Street Hospital in one the sensory play rooms. She is wearing the purple polo top, the uniform of the GOSH play team.

GOSH Play Specialist, Lizzie Penn, receives prestigious WellChild award

24 Aug 2022, 12:47 p.m.

We would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to Lizzie Penn, one of our Senior Play Specialists, who has just been named the national 2022 WellChild Award winner!
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A photo of the bedrooms in the new Powis Place Accommodation, showing a double bed, a bright window, a yellow chair and small desk.

GOSH Charity opens new family accommodation

9 Aug 2022, 3 p.m.

We have two new parent and carer accommodation complexes, established with the support of GOSH Charity partners. Just ninety seconds from GOSH, they provide parents and carers of one of our patients with a free place to stay.
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