Hello and welcome to NHS Sustainability Day 2016! We’ll be updating the page throughout the day, with news and goings on from around the country.

NEWS – Carillion have been getting in the Sustainability Day spirit!

NEWS – New Energy Centre Opens at Bridlington Hospital

NEWS – Garden of Tranquillity unveiled at the Princess Royal Hospital

NEWS – NEW BMA report on the manufacturing of medical equipment

VIDEO – Nottingham Hospitals have patients ordering meals via app!

NEWS – New Sustainable Dentistry e-learning resource launched today

NEWS – NHS ward staff taking action to green healthcare

NEWS – Exciting new partnership for Lambeth GP Food Co-op and Medirest Partnership at King’s College Hospital!

NEWS – NHS Trusts across Sussex are celebrating Sustainability Day with their brilliant BYO scheme!

VIDEO – See how our London Sustainability Roadshow went!

NEWS – The RCN are set to hol their first sustainability conference.

VIDEO – See what happened at our Exeter Sustainability Roadshow!

NEWS – Find out what people are getting up to on Sustainability Day!


– This is Petros Antoniou at Darent Valley Hospital (part of Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust) under the staff room notice board with a Green Ward poster.  CSH is part of the judging for this and have already visited Linden Ward, where patients bring their own medicines in to save unnecessary duplication.



– Planting trees at Southmead where part of the site is still under development. Also in the photo is Bev Vaghela Carillion Contract Manager.


– Broadgreen is part of the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital Trust, and they planted wild cherry trees donated by ISS.


North Middlesex has also won the London Garden Society Award for Large Gardens in the London Hospitals’ Competition.

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North Bristol planted with Carillion!

North Bristol

See what people have been getting up to all over the country and share your experience using #dayforaction