The Royal College of Nursing has announced that industrial action will take place on Monday 6 and Tuesday 7 February. We'll contact you if your care or your child's care is affected. Ambulance workers are planning strike action on Friday 10 February. Learn more.

A number of transport strikes are due to take place this February. If you or your child has an appointment at one of our hospitals or community centres, please plan ahead and do all you can to attend. If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact your clinical team.

November Evelina 150 Stars

Meet this month's winners
November winners

We know that we would not be where we are today without our amazing staff. That's why, in our 150th birthday year, we are celebrating teams and individuals with a special award. Every month, we select worthy winners to be our Evelina 150 Stars

Thank you to everyone who nominated our staff in November. We picked two winners.

Find out why our panel selected them below, and well done to everyone who was nominated.


Emma Gadsby, head of nursing for site operations

Nurse Emma Gadsby receiving her award from Janet Powel

Janet Powell and Emma Gadsby

For her extraordinary response to difficult and adverse situations.

For her ability to work under pressure with minimal fuss and humility, and always being decisive, knowledgeable and kind.




The education team

The Evelina London education team with their 150 Star certificates

Three members of our education team

For developing an excellent education service, delivering outstanding events and courses.

For going the extra mile when working with both staff and external partners, enabling us to be known as an outstanding education provider.



Learn about our history

Did you know we have been caring for children and young people for over 150 years?

Hear about our history of care from the perspective of our staff.