Speaking up in the NHS in England: 2019/20

A summary of speaking up to Freedom to Speak Up Guardians in England The National Guardian’s Office will be publishing its annual review of data submitted by Freedom to Speak Up Guardians on [...]

New logo for the National Guardian’s Office

The National Guardian’s Office is pleased to unveil its new logo. Since the formation of the office in 2016, the NGO has used the same logo and branded green. The decision to update our logo [...]

Trust & Transparency: the SSE approach

Stewart Hughes, Head of Group Security, SSE plc Trust is the foundation of any and every Speak Up programme – without trust, there is no programme. So, if it is as easy and simple as that, why do [...]

Speak Up Month Resources

Job vacancy: Senior Intelligence Adviser

  Apply for the role of Senior Intelligence Adviser at the National Guardian’s Office here   Job available in these locations London, United Kingdom (In line with the Care Quality [...]

Case review announced to take place at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

The National Guardian’s Office (NGO) has announced it will be carrying out a case review of speaking up at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Case reviews identify areas where the [...]

Speak Up and Protect the Frontline

Learn not Blame Team, Doctors’ Association UK Who are we? The Doctors’ Association UK (DAUK) was founded in 2018 to ensure that UK doctors have a strong collective voice, empowering members to [...]

Freedom to Speak Up News – August 2020

Download the August edition of Freedom to Speak Up News, with updates from the National Guardian’s Office, news stories and case studies. This issue focuses on Freedom to Speak Up during the [...]

Adapting Freedom to Speak Up to cope with the pandemic

Pamela Permalloo-Bass, Freedom to Speak Up Lead Guardian, Solent NHS Trust This year has been challenging for everyone across the NHS. COVID-19 and the lockdown has meant we have all had to work [...]

The Alphabet of Speak Up

Speak Up Month is the highlight of our calendar – a chance to raise awareness of Freedom to Speak Up and the work which you, as guardians, are doing in your organisations to make speaking [...]