PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE PRESS RELEASE 24 December 2009 Builders with Hearts of Gold Our PFI design and construction partners on site, Balfour Beatty have again gone the extra mile for the Children’s Unit. On Wednesday 23 December, the Children’s Unit received a huge donation of toys and gifts which had been collected by Balfour Beatty. The team spent five weeks collecting over 100 gifts and some play equipment for the unit which were most gratefully received. Ryan Smith, Project Manager, Balfour Beatty Engineering Services said: “We have built up a good relationship with the hospital and it is important to us to maintain this relationship. For a cause as important as the Children’s Unit, everyone is prepared to go the extra mile. We have already started work on next years Christmas present, a brand new hospital!” Angela Upsall, Hospital Play Specialist added: “We really appreciate all the hard work and effort it has taken to raise the money to buy these presents. We are also grateful for the toys we have received which can be used on the unit. We hope that all the staff at Balfour Beatty have a lovely Christmas and Happy New Year, love from all the children and staff at Tameside Hospital.” -----Ends----- • Please contact Ruth Bates on 0161-922-4080 or via firstname.lastname@example.org for further details. • Pictures shows L-R Jonathan Stone, Project Engineer, Angela Upsall and Ryan Smith.