Archive - 2014

Singing Swans record two original songs in a recording studio

Service users at Cygnet Lodge Kenton have shown great potential through co-writing, performing and finally recording, two original songs in a recording studio. This took a lot of courage and they are so proud of their achievement.

Dr Kelly Elsegood

Cygnet Hospital Bierley appoint Head of Psychology

Cygnet Hospital Bierley are delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Kelly Elsegood to the role of Head of Psychology. This is a new role, created to strengthen the psychology provision across the hospital.

Liz Sinclair

Liz Sinclair appointed People Development Manager

We are pleased to announce the arrival of Liz Sinclair to the new post of People Development Manager. Liz's priorities will be to support the development and retention of ward staff. In particular she will be focusing on establishing career pathways and development programmes.

David Cole

Cygnet CEO David Cole announces acquisition by UHS

Friday 26th September was a momentous day for Cygnet Health Care, as it announced that it had been acquired by Universal Health Services (UHS). This follows an exhaustive search for a new strategic partner.

Staff lining up for the obligatory egg and spoon relay race

Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke Sports Day

On Thursday 21st September 2014 Cygnet Hospital Kewstoke held an enjoyable hospital-wide sports day. The team organised sports competitions for both male and female service users. The women's competition was in the morning and the men’s in the afternoon.