Leicester's most honoured citizen meet pioneering surgeon David Lloyd

David Lloyd

The outgoing Lord Mayor Manjula Sood awarded David Lloyd, consultant surgeon, the Most Honoured Citizen of the Year Award (2009 – 2010) for his achievements in cancer research, his life-long dedication to medicine and his pioneering skills in advancing surgery for the benefit of thousands of patient

Her royal Highness, the Duchess of Gloucester visited Loros during March 2010 to officially open the new Willow wing extension

Duchess of Gloucester visited Loros

The Duchess had a tour around the Hospice, speaking to staff and volunteers from each department and meeting patients, before unveiling a plaque to mark the opening of the wing.

New Chairman for LOROS

New Chairman for LOROS

LOROS is pleased to announce that Professor John Feehally will take over as Chairman of the Board of Trustees when Stephen Thomas retires in June 2010. LOROS is an independent local charity providing palliative care and support to around 2,500 people each year within Leicestershire and Rutland.

Extra days holidays

Sarah Robinson

Winter’s here, the nights are drawing in, and you’re already starting to think about your next year’s summer vacation. This year however brings us all some cheery news to counteract the onslaught of dark nights and days ahead and Christmas adverts.