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06 November Last November Bridge2Aid spent 5 days with JSP Media Group in Tanzania trying to capture what they do, how they do it, and most importantly - why. The result is a 15 minute video which really puts you at the heart of what drives us as a community to make a difference. So, grab a coffee, hit this link, and enjoy. http://www.bridge2aid.org/b2a/today-movie.html read article
06 November As a Bridge2Aid 'Unity Partner' we were delighted when Bridge2Aid featured on BBC Radio 4. Bridge2Aid's Dr Ian Wilson was speaking to Radio 4’s Sandi Toksvig as part of a Medics Abroad feature during her Excess Baggage programme! Sandi also speaks to Dr Marie Charles who runs an organisation which places volunteer doctors and nurses in developing countries to impart... read article
21 September Almost three quarters of the world's population have no access to the most simple dental pain relief, leaving billions to face a daily battle with pain in the toughest of life circumstances. Crossbank provides financial support to Bridge2Aid, a charity working to address this horrible problem by providing access to dental pain relief for the millions of people suffering in the developing... read article
26 August   Our hygienist Diane gave birth to a beautiful baby girl, Darcy on 25 August 2011.  Darcy weighed in at 7lb 5oz.  Mum & baby doing well, dad needless to say exhausted! Congratulations and well done! read article
06 August   Huge congratulations to Carrie our Practice Manager who got married recently! read article
28 July   The team at Crossbank Dental had a fantastic day out at Adrenalin near Richmond, North Yorks.  Adrenalin, home to the official ITV Krypton Factor Assault course specialises in Team Building activities.  Team build we did as we relied very much on each other to keep the ropes tight as some of us (the brave ones) climbed telegraph poles ranging from 12ft to 50ft foot and... read article
01 May   Dentist Frances Watkins held a colouring competion for children during National smile month.  36 children took part and the winner received a goodie bag with toothbrushes, toothpaste, notepads & pencils.  View the photograph on on gallery read article
01 May   We are delighted to announce that Frances Watkins BDS(Ncle)MScRest/CosDent(Uclan) has joined Crossbank.  Frances, who qualified in 1991,is particularly interested in cosmetic and restorative dentistry.  Her kind, friendly manner and her experience will make her very popular with patients and staff alike. We feel lucky to have such a talented dentist join our team. read article