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Coronavirus: Marks and Spencer donates t-shirts and care packs to Nightingale Hospital

PUBLISHED: 12:30 18 April 2020

The t-shirts being made for NHS Nightingale Hospital staff. Picture: M&S

The t-shirts being made for NHS Nightingale Hospital staff. Picture: M&S

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Staff at the NHS Nightingale Hospital are being given specially-branded T-shirts following a donation from a retail chain.

Marks and Spencer has handed over thousands of tops to form part of the uniform pack for the team caring for coronavirus 
patients at the ExCeL.

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It is also donating individual clothing care packs to help provide comfort and dignity for patients when they are discharged from the temporary hospital.

Chief executive Steve Rowe said: “We’re doing our bit to help the NHS by focussing on what we do best - providing great food and clothes - in the hope we can make it just a little easier for our NHS heroes to do what they do best, as well as the patients in their care.”

Natalie Forrest, chief operating officer at NHS Nightingale London, added: “These packs will ensure real dignity for our 
patients and make the nurses very proud to be able to provide such an amazing level of care.”


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