Nurses and midwives across Nottinghamshire scooped a number of awards at a special event to mark their achievements. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust (NUH) organised the annual Nurse and Midwife of the Year Awards on October 14th. More than 300 nominations for the awards were received from patients, relatives and colleagues to celebrate those who work tirelessly across Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham City Hospital, Ropewalk House, as well as within the community. The shortlisted candidates enjoyed a ceremony held at Crowne Plaza in Nottingham. Sophie Robson, a Nurse in the Assessment Unit of the Nottingham Children’s Hospital was named the overall winner on the night. Sophie, who also achieved the Children’s Nurse of the Year accolade, was given a glowing nomination by the mother of one of her patients and received the highest number of public votes.