BBC to mark NHS’s 70th birthday

Jonnie Peacock in surgical scrubs and a scrub cap with a nurse


To help mark the NHS’s 70th birthday, the BBC will broadcast a season of programmes starting on Monday 25 June. Programmes includes:

Monday 25 June

Tuesday 26 June

Wednesday 27 June

Thursday 28 June

Friday 29 June

Saturday 30 June

Sunday 1 July

Monday 2 July

Tuesday 3 July

Wednesday 4 July

Thursday 5 July

Friday 6 July

‘National Health Stories’ will continue into the week starting 9 July, whilst the second episode of ‘The NHS: A People’s History’ will be broadcast on Monday 9 July. The dates for two further episodes are still to be confirmed.