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NHS Nightingale Hospital London: Temporary NHS COVID-19 hospital set up in ExCeL London
The NHS Nightingale Hospital London is the first of the NHS Nightingale Hospitals: temporary hospitals set up by NHS England for the 2020 coronavirus pandemic. It is housed in the ExCeL London convention centre in East London, and has an initial capacity for 500 patients, with potential for 4,000. The hospital was rapidly planned and constructed, being formally opened on 3 April and receiving its first patients on 7 April 2020.

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Ant and Dec help open NHS Nightingale hospital in Sunderland [Video]

Ant and Dec help open NHS Nightingale hospital in Sunderland

Ant and Dec have paid tribute to NHS staff and frontline workers in the battle with coronavirus at the opening of the NHS Nightingale Hospital North East. The pair recorded video messages for the..

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London NHS Nightingale hospital to stop admitting patients [Video]

London NHS Nightingale hospital to stop admitting patients

London’s NHS Nightingale hospital is to stop admitting new patients following limited demand for its services, Downing Street has announced. The Prime Minister’s official spokesman said that there..

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'Captain Tom', 99, opens new Nightingale field hospital [Video]

'Captain Tom', 99, opens new Nightingale field hospital

Captain Tom Moore, a 99-year-old British war veteran who has raised more than 23 million pounds ($28.77 million) for the health service by walking laps of his garden, opened a new field hospital in..

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Captain Tom Moore virtually opens new Nightingale Hospital in Harrogate [Video]

Captain Tom Moore virtually opens new Nightingale Hospital in Harrogate

NHS fundraiser Captain Tom Moorevirtually opens a new Nightingale hospital in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. Health Secretary Matt Hancock gave a speech thanking the NHS at the official opening on..

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Timelapse as NHS Nightingale Hospital built for Yorkshire and the Humber [Video]

Timelapse as NHS Nightingale Hospital built for Yorkshire and the Humber

The NHS Nightingale Hospital Yorkshire and the Humber was officially launched at 2.30pm on April 21 with a virtual ceremony inside the building. It will help protect NHS capacity during the coronavirus..

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Nightingale clinician calls on military veterans to help NHS staff [Video]

Nightingale clinician calls on military veterans to help NHS staff

A senior clinician at the country’s maiden Nightingale hospital has called for military expertise to help protect the mental health of staff and volunteers at the “exhausting” facility. Professor..

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Manchester's new NHS Nightingale Hospital officially opened [Video]

Manchester's new NHS Nightingale Hospital officially opened

NHS Nightingale Hospital North West has been officially opened with recorded speeches from the Duchess of Cornwall and health secretary Matt Hancock.

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New Nightingale Hospital ‘won’t need to open if people obey social distancing’ [Video]

New Nightingale Hospital ‘won’t need to open if people obey social distancing’

An NHS boss has said a new Nightingale Hospital being built in the North East of England will not need to open if people maintain social distancing rules. Workers have transformed an empty unit close..

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UK round-up as public clap for key workers during coronavirus pandemic [Video]

UK round-up as public clap for key workers during coronavirus pandemic

Scenes from around the UK as the public turned out for a third consecutive Thursday night for a nationwide round of applause in recognition of key workers during the coronavirus pandemic. Westminster..

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Birmingham's new Nightingale Hospital to open in two days [Video]

Birmingham's new Nightingale Hospital to open in two days

A vast new temporary field hospital at Birmingham’s NEC will be opening on April 10 after a “phenomenal” effort which saw it go from planning to completion in two weeks. The Birmingham..

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The British medics on the frontline [Video]

The British medics on the frontline

Medical workers in the intensive care unit in London's University College Hospital continue to cope with the onslaught of critically ill coronavirus patients, with a doctor saying that although they..

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First ambulances arrive at Nightingale London [Video]

First ambulances arrive at Nightingale London

The first ambulances arrived at the NHS Nightingale Hospital in London on Tuesday evening, as the recently opened field hospital begins to admit coronavirus (COVID-19) patients. Report by Jonesia. Like..

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Nightingale Hospital in London 'placed on standby'

The hospital will no longer be taking patients in the coming days - but could be used again if needed.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: London's NHS Nightingale 'treated 51 patients'

The temporary field hospital in the ExCel centre was built to care for up to 4,000 coronavirus patients.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: Birmingham's Nightingale hospital 'has no patients'

Birmingham's NHS Nightingale hospital was opened by Prince William on 16 April.
BBC News - Published

Captain Tom Moore invited to opening of new NHS hospital after raising more than £23m

Captain Tom Moore, the 99-year-old who has raised more than £23m for the NHS, has been invited to the opening of a new Nightingale Hospital.
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: NHS tributes painted near Nightingale Hospital

NHS staff will be able to see the messages travelling to and from Nightingale Hospital North West.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: Military to build nine more emergency hospitals in UK

'Field facilities will be smaller than the 4,000 bed NHS Nightingale built at the Excel Centre in London's Docklands'
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: Birmingham trust records more than 300 deaths

A second Nightingale Hospital will be opened in the region on Friday.
BBC News - Published

First patients arrive at London's new coronavirus hospital

The first patients have been admitted to the new Nightingale Hospital in London, which has been set up in just nine days at the Excel Exhibition Centre to handle the coronavirus crisis.
Reuters - Published

NHS Nightingale: First temporary coronavirus hospital opens in London's Excel Centre

Prince Charles hails 'spectacular and almost unbelievable feat of work' at official ceremony
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: Nightingale Hospital opens at London's ExCel centre

The new NHS Nightingale hospital shows "how the impossible could be made possible", says Prince Charles.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: Army prepares for battle against 'invisible enemy' as new Nightingale Hospital set to open

'My 27 years in the military were a journey to this moment,' says Army Colonel Ashleigh Boreham leading army's response at UK's largest medical facility
Independent - Published

Coronavirus: NHS Nightingale work for Virgin and EasyJet staff

Virgin Atlantic and EasyJet appeal to staff to step in and help at the NHS Nightingale hospital.
BBC News - Published

Coronavirus: First look inside London's field hospital being built at ExCel centre

NHS Nightingale will ultimately be able to treat 4,000 patients across two wards
Independent - Published