130 chocolate gifts for hospital workers

Staff receive boxes of Chocolate Oranges from Department of Work and Pensions staff, Ellie Emmett and Holly Kneale, pictured at the end of the line
Staff receive boxes of Chocolate Oranges from Department of Work and Pensions staff, Ellie Emmett and Holly Kneale, pictured at the end of the line
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More than 130 Chocolate Oranges were donated to staff in the emergency department at Blackpool Victoria Hospital in memory of a little boy, Elliot Lamb, who died just before Christmas seven years ago.

The mountain of treats were collected by staff at Blackpool’s Warbreck House, Department of Work and Pensions (DWP), who wanted to support the campaign started by their colleague, Elliot’s dad, Chris Lamb.

Matron for A&E, Sue Roberts, said: “We are very honoured to be selected to receive this donation and I know our staff will appreciate this gesture.

“It is amazing how kind people are at this time of year.”