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June 2, 2021
Zoe is one of the new lab scientists operating at the new BSPS Lighthouse Laboratory at Brants Bridge. We spoke to Zoe during her induction to find out more about her role and what it’s been like to train for the new facility.
March 3, 2021
A brand new Lighthouse Laboratory, run by the NHS, has opened to test COVID-19 swabs as part of the national testing effort to help tackle the spread of coronavirus. It forms part of the Government’s high...
December 15, 2020
A key milestone has been reached in the mobilisation of the BSPS Lighthouse Laboratory Testing Service at Bracknell.
December 1, 2020
The Pirbright Institute will support Berkshire and Surrey Pathology Services (BSPS) by providing induction and training for staff joining the new Lighthouse Laboratory in Bracknell. Pirbright will play a key role in diagnostics...
November 17, 2020
A major recruitment drive is underway to attract 400 people to exciting roles at the new COVID-19 testing laboratory at Bracknell. Hundreds of new positions have been created after NHS Berkshire and Surrey Pathology Services (BSPS) was chosen to run a wholly owned and managed NHS...
November 1, 2020
COVID-19 Testing Berkshire and Surrey Pathology Services (BSPS) has been commissioned by the Government to join the Lighthouse Laboratory Network by establishing a new COVID-19 testing facility at Bracknell. This will be...