Queensbury NCT Bumps and Babies Group

NCT Bradford and Airedale branch is launching a regular ‘Bumps and Babies’ group for new and expectant mums and dads, whether it’s their first, second or fifth baby! The group will run every Tuesday 11.30-13.00 at the Scout HQ starting 24th September and all parents are welcome to join.

A relaxed and informal get-together with enough room for buggies, babies and parents. It is a great place for parents and parents-to-be to make new friends, share tips and chat with those going through the same things.

Other Information

A fun, friendly and informal group run by volunteers.

The group is held every Tuesday (including holidays) from 11.30am to 1.00pm.

Donation £1.50 per session (to cover tea/coffee and room hire) Scout Head Quarters, Albert Crescent, Queensbury, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD13 1PE

Contact Details

Website: http://www.nct.org.uk/branches/bradford-airedale

 

Queensbury Fever Hospital 1893-1945 – Submitted by Queensbury History Society

Isolation Hospital

THE ISOLATION HOSPITAL

The hospital on Long Lane, now divided into dwellings known as The Balcony, was built in the days when infectious diseases were still a major medical problem. On 24th June, 1882, a deputation was sent to meet John Foster and son to see about buying a field in Long Lane for such a hospital, but it was unsuccessful. In April, 1893, however, the same people agreed to buy land from George Ambler for £280 and a hospital with about 20 beds was built by the Local Board and opened the same year.

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