Over 20,000 cases have been brought to Freedom to Speak Up Guardians

Today we have published the latest Annual Data Report, which analyses the themes and learning from the speaking…...

Applications invited for the next National Guardian

The role of National Guardian is a unique leadership position, at a national level, which requires a high…...

The Critical Success Factors to embedding a Freedom to Speak Up culture in the NHS

Anita Day, Vice Chair, Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust, and Freedom to Speak Up Board Lead Many of…...

Our Strategic Framework for Freedom to Speak Up

In the five years since the Freedom to Speak Up Review, much has been achieved. The strategic direction…...

Dr Henrietta Hughes announces she will be stepping down

Dr Henrietta Hughes OBE has announced that she will be standing down as National Guardian for the NHS,…...

Freedom to Speak Up Guardian recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List

Bernadette Rochford, Freedom to Speak Up Guardian for Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust, has been awarded the MBE…...

Supporting Freedom to Speak Up Guardians in national bodies

The Freedom to Speak Up Guardian network has evolved since the role was created in 2016. There are…...

Exploring Freedom to Speak Up in Primary Care and Integrated Settings

A new report from National Guardian’s Office finds that Primary Care providers need further support to implement Freedom…...

Freedom to Speak Up Index 2021 published

Today we publish the latest Freedom to Speak Up (FTSU) Index. The FTSU Index can help build a…...

Freedom to Speak Up Guardian recognised for supporting colleagues during the pandemic

Sue Franklin, Freedom to Speak Up Guardian at Bradford Teaching Hospitals, has received the Chief Nursing Officer’s silver…...

Additional resources for FTSU Guardians

Case Studies

Read the latest case studies from the National Guardian’s Office.