Nottingham Hospitals History


World War Two

“Digging for Victory”

Nursing Staff in their spare time help out on the hospital’s farm


“Entertaining the Troops”

9th July, 1943, Vera Lynn, the forces sweetheart entertains soldiers recovering from injury at the Nottingham City Hospital

Report from the Nottingham Evening News 9th July, 1943

Vera Lynn

From the Lord Mayors Signature Book, The signatures of Vera Lynn and Sheffield comedian Stainless Stephen (Arthur Clifford Baynes).

Lister Two Ward: Anxious faces await the arrival of Vera Lynn