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Jack Wilshere meets GOSH's young patients and backs our Give to GOSH appeal

England football star Jack Wilshere has become the latest celebrity to back our Give to GOSH appeal after visiting patients in the hospital. During his visit, Wilshere went head-to-head in a game of finger football with a patient and explained why he's endorsing our appeal.

First day back at school for Alfie

Nine-year-old Alfie, from Aberdeen, has lots of favourite things about school but his top four are “being with his friends, taking part in gym, big maths and computers”. He is being treated at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for a rare condition that causes benign tumours to spread throughout the body. Alfie’s mum, Tracy, tells us why she is so proud of her son on his first day back at school.

Genetic discovery could lead to neurodegeneration treatments

A genetic discovery by a team from the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH) and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) could lead to new therapies to tackle neurological degeneration and the resulting loss of motor skills seen in a diverse group of central nervous system disorders.

The GOSH patient who showed how seriously ill children can still live rich and fulfilling lives

Hannah was born with Pfeiffer Syndrome with a cloverleaf skull, and passed away in 2014. She was 23-years-old and had spent much of her life under the care of Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) in London.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan shares clean air ambitions with respiratory patients and staff at GOSH

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, visited Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) earlier this summer as he launched new plans to improve air quality in the capital. GOSH is one of the leading centres in the country for children with complex respiratory conditions, and patients and staff at the hospital know just how important clean air is.

Patients, supporters and celebrities attend special reception at Number 11 Downing Street

On Wednesday 25 May, The Rt Hon George Osborne MP hosted a special reception at Number 11 Downing Street to celebrate the success of the Evening Standard and Independent Newspaper’s Christmas appeal ‘Give to GOSH’.

Patients, supporters and celebrities attend special reception at Number 11 Downing Street

On Wednesday, 25 May 2016, The Rt Hon George Osborne MP hosted a special reception at Number 11 Downing Street to celebrate the success of the Evening Standard and Independent newspapers' Christmas appeal ‘Give to GOSH’.