Actress opens health facility

Actress Lynda Bellingham opens Swallownest Court.  Pictured from left is Mayor and Mayoress of Rotherham Lisa Wright and Coun Shaun Wright, MP Kevin Barron, NHS staff Madeleine Keyworth, Christine Bosworth, Andy Buck and Sheila Barnes with Lynda Bellingham  (w111021-3d)
Actress Lynda Bellingham opens Swallownest Court. Pictured from left is Mayor and Mayoress of Rotherham Lisa Wright and Coun Shaun Wright, MP Kevin Barron, NHS staff Madeleine Keyworth, Christine Bosworth, Andy Buck and Sheila Barnes with Lynda Bellingham (w111021-3d)

ACTRESS Lynda Bellingham cut the ribbon at a mental health facility on Swallownest.

Lynda, who is an ambassador for mental health charities, officially opened Swallownest Court.

The facility includes a new adult psychiatric intensive care unit and section 136 facility and refurbished accommodation for rehabilitation and recovery.

The official opening marks the completion of the construction phase of a £20 million modernisation project by Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with NHS Rotherham and Rotherham Council, for adult and older people’s mental health services in Rotherham.