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LISTEN: Behind the scenes at Harrogate District Hospital

LISTEN: Behind the scenes at Harrogate District Hospital

Published at 9:00am 4th July 2018. (Updated at 8:44am 5th July 2018)

Stray FM has been going behind the scenes at Harrogate District Hospital as the NHS celebrates its 70th birthday today.

We've been speaking to staff and patients in the emergency department, on the hospital wards, as well visiting unseen parts of the hospital. 

You can hear our special report below: 

Meanwhile, the boss of NHS England is thanking what he says is the "brilliance" of its staff.

Simon Stevens is marking the health service's 70th birthday to thank them all.

 

Pathology Harrogate Hospital

 Advanced Biomedical Scientist Anne-Marie Bellerby tests samples in the Microbiology Department

 

Pathology department Harrogate Hospital

Biomedical scientists test blood samples in Harrogate District Hospital's Pathology Department 

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