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Charities demand money back in Guy's changeover

BMJ 1994; 308 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.308.6934.935 (Published 09 April 1994) Cite this as: BMJ 1994;308:935
  1. O Dyer

    The future of a major new treatment and research centre at Guy's Hospital in London is now uncertain after charities that donated a large part of its £ 140m cost demanded their money back in protest at the government's plans to move most clinical services to St Thomas's Hospital nearby. The building, the third and final phase of a long running project of improvements to Guy's Hospital, was to be known as Philip Harris House. But the Philip and Pauline Harris Charitable Trust, which had planned to give £ 6m to the project, has demanded the return of the £ 2m already handed over and has withdrawn any further support.

    Philip Harris House, which is largely completed, would have had 240 beds, an intensive care unit, …

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