Free ice cream reward for Peterborough City Hospital staff

Staff at Peterborough City Hospital were given free ice cream by the hospital’s trust.

Saturday, 21st August 2021, 2:15 am
Wajid Hussain hands out free ice cream to workers at Peterborough City Hospital.

The North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust arranged for an ice cream van owner Wajid Hussain to visit the hospital on Thursday (August 19) and hand out free ice creams as part of their ‘Awesome August Wellbeing Week.’

To encourage staff to take part in ‘Take a Break Thursday’. from around 12pm staff were able to queue up and receive a free ice cream.

There was also a pizza stall set up close to the entrance of the accident and emergency department.

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Hospital staff queue up for their free ice cream.

One of those to claim her free treat was ambulance driver Gail; she said: “The ice cream was delicious! and it’s so kind and generous of him.”

A spokesperson for the North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust, added: “We were really pleased to see so many staff taking advantage of our ice cream offer as part of our drive to help and encourage staff to take a break.”

Staf enjoy their free ice cream.