Latest Arrowe Park Stories

2008-09-05 18:00:26

A FATHER accused of seriously injuring his three-week-old son has made his first appearance at Liverpool crown court. Dean Hodkinson, 20, is alleged to have caused his new-born son grievous bodily harm. The baby was taken to Arrowe Park hospital by his parents on August 9 with serious injuries.

2008-08-19 18:00:43

MAGISTRATES yesterday remanded a 20-year-old man in custody on charges of committing grievous bodily harm to a three-week-old boy. Dean Hodkinson, of no fixed abode, who is charged with a Section 18 assault on the baby boy, appeared at Wirral Magistrates Court.

2008-08-14 00:00:44

POLICE have arrested the parents and grandparents of a baby admitted to hospital with serious but "unexplained" injuries. It is understood the three-week-old boy had a cracked skull, broken collarbone and bruised spine when he was taken into Arrowe Park hospital on Sunday by his parents.

2008-08-06 18:00:38

PLANS for a walk-in centre at a Merseyside hospital are being developed. The news comes after Ben Chapman MP presented a petition to parliament asking Wirral primary care trust to provide a walk-in centre and minor injuries unit for patients at Clatterbridge hospital.

2008-07-19 18:00:00

By KEVIN CORE ACHILD starved of oxygen in his mother's womb has won a large compensation pay-out from the hospital that failed him. Seven-year-old Stephen Loraine, of Rock Ferry, needs 24-hour care after doctors atWirral's Arrowe Park hospital sent his mother home following a scan in August 2000.

2008-07-01 09:01:10

A MERSEYSIDE hospital trust's healthy eating project scooped first prize at the prestigious Food Northwest Awards 2008.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.