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Meet GOSH's Chaplaincy and Spiritual Care team

In Paul O’Grady’s Little Heroes, we're given a tour of the Grade 2 listed St Christopher’s Chapel. Completed in 1875, the chapel moved – en bloc – during the redevelopment of the old hospital in the late 1980s to the spot it occupies today. To find out more about the Chaplaincy and Spiritual Care team itself, we speak with Senior Chaplain Jim Linthicum and Deputy Senior Chaplain Dorothy Moore Brooks to hear their story.

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Researchers find gene responsible for rare condition that can lead to melanomas

The genetic cause of a rare condition which causes large moles to grow on the skin and brain before birth and which increases the risk of melanoma, has finally been identified in a study led by the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH) and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).

Space for the kids – GOSH patients receive a phone call that’s out of this world

Astronaut, Tim Peake called children and young people at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) from his home 400km above the Earth on the International Space Station. Tim awed children and young people by flying around his floating home and answering questions about daily life, the Universe and how it felt to run the London Marathon in space.

Meet our volunteers: celebrating International Volunteer Day

On 5 December, charities and NGOs around the world mark International Volunteer Day, a day of recognition for the volunteers behind good causes everywhere. To celebrate, we met four Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) volunteers to talk about their work – and the wonders of life at GOSH!

Meet Ben: Concert Violinist and Challenge Event extraordinaire

This year, Ben Knowles, a talented musician from Kent, set himself the challenge of a lifetime: to raise money for his student being treated for cystic fibrosis (CF) at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). A “fairly sedentary creature” up until last year, Ben completed a grand total of 10 endurance fundraising events April–September 2018, including a two-mile swim in the Serpentine!

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Join Gordon Ramsay at the London Triathlon this summer

This August, join Team Ramsay to take part in the world's largest triathlon – the AJ Bell London Triathlon. Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity is delighted to be a Gold Charity Partner for the event, which means you'll be in one of the biggest teams at the event.
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First children receive a genetic diagnosis at GOSH as part of the 100,000 Genomes Project

The first children to receive a genetic diagnosis through the 100,000 Genomes Project have been given their results at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), part of the North Thames Genomic Medical Centre (NTGMC).