Posts Tagged: commissioning

New Torbay Hospital cancer unit marks a milestone

A special topping-out ceremony took place at Torbay Hospital today to mark a significant construction milestone in the £8million project to provide improved cancer services. The project will deliver two new high tech radiotherapy machines. Torquay Herald

UK hospital to offer proton beam therapy

The first hospital in the UK to offer proton beam therapy to fight cancer is expected to open within two years. The private cancer hospital, costing £150 million, is expected to begin treating patients in 2017. The hospital will be built on the site of the historic grade II listed Royal masonic Hospital in Hammersmith… Read more »

Work starts on £125m proton beam centre

Cancer patients will soon be able to get revolutionary proton beam therapy as work starts at the UK’s first specialist centre at The Christie in Manchester. A ground-breaking ceremony at hospital this week marked the start of construction of the £125 million centre, which should open in 2018. Oldham Chronicle