BBC Two is bringing Hospital for series 5 this year.
Starting on Thursday (February 13th), the show will follow the daily challenges NHS doctors, nurses and patients have to face.
Filming of the fifth series took place at six different NHS trusts in Liverpool. So here are the exact locations Hospital was filmed at, as well as the services each one of the trusts provides.
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The Hospital filming locations
- The Royal Liverpool and Broad University Hospitals NHS Trust
- Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust
- Aintree University Hospital
- The Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
- The Walton Centre
- Liverpool Women’s Centre
The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
The trust was formed in 1995 when the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University merged into one. It’s one of the largest NHS trusts in North England.
The first episode will explain why the opening of a new hospital building has been postponed until 2022.
Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust
Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust is a leading children’s hospital in Liverpool.
The hospital treats a range of common diseases to more complicated ones and provides support to children and their families during the treatments.
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— Ellie Pugh (@ellie_marie0604) February 12, 2020
Aintree University Hospital
The hospital is part of the Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Trust.
Apart from general services, the hospital provides specialist, dental and community services.
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— AintreeMajorTraumaCentre (@AintreeMTC) February 6, 2020
The Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital
This is a cardiology specialist hospital, based at Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool.
On their website, the hospital states that they serve an area of 2.8 million people, across Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales and the Isle of Man.
The Walton Centre
The Walton Centre is a neurology hospital based in Fazakerley, Liverpool.
This is the only specialist hospital in the UK which provides services in neurosurgery, spinal and pain management.
Liverpool Women’s Centre
Liverpool Women’s Centre provides healthcare for women and their babies in a safe environment. Explaining one of their healthcare aims, the trust says:
We are proud to push the boundaries of healthcare for our patients and their families and we continue to influence national and international research and development in these fields
WATCH HOSPITAL SERIES 5 EVERY THURSDAY ON BBC TWO AT 9 PM