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Syd with his gecko

Meet Syd, the 100-year-old skydiver

Syd Crossland, who turns 100 on 27 July, will take to the skies the day after his birthday surrounded by family from all over the world to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).

Disney Reef opens with Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Tess Daly and patients Elliott and Summer

The Disney Reef, Great Ormond Street Hospital’s first children’s outdoor space, opens to patients

The Disney Reef, a colourful, underwater-themed outdoor play area has been unveiled at Great Ormond Street Hospital today.  GOSH Charity Children’s Champion and mum Tess Daly joined patients and their families as the new area was revealed for the first time. Joining her was four
GOSH volunteer Wendy

Wendy and the Wishing Well

Wendy has been a volunteer at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) since the height of the Wishing Well appeal in 1988 – but the hospital has been a part of her life for as long as she can remember. For Volunteers Week (1-7 June), Wendy shares her GOSH story.