#LightUpBlue

 

To help mark the NHS’s 70th birthday, buildings, historic monuments and other high profile sites across the country will be ‘lighting up’ blue on the evening of Thursday, 5 July.

People are encouraged to take photos and share them via social media using the hashtags: #NHS70 and #LightUpBlue.

If you own/run a building or site and want to join in, please email england.nhs70@nhs.net.

Have a look at this map to find out where your nearest one is, or check the list below:

North

  •  Andrew Marvell statues, Hull
  •  An Epic Tale of England, Bishop Auckland, County Durham
  • Bacup Library
  • BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art
  • Bascule Bridge, Liverpool
  • Blackpool Tower
  • New: Bradford (big screen)
  • Bradford City Hall
  • Bridgewater Place, Leeds
  • Bury Art Museum
  • Carnforth Library
  • Centre Square fountain, Middlesbrough
  • Chester Town Hall
  • Chester Eastgate Clock
  • Chorley Council (clock tower)
  • Civic Centre, Newcastle
  • Clifford’s Tower, York
  • Cunard Building, Liverpool
  • County Hall, Durham
  • Darlington Memorial Hospital
  • Derby City Council’s Council House
  • Discoverey Museum, Newcastle Upon Tyne
  •  Edgehill University, Ormskirk
  • Everton Football Club
  • Ferens Art Gallery – Hull
  • Forster Square, Bradford
  • Gala Theatre & Cinema, Durham
  • Great North Museum, Hancock
  • Guildhall, Hull (statues)
  •  Heart Residential Building, The – Salford
  • High Street, Stockton-on-Tees
  • Hilltop Heights, Carlisle
  •  Hull City Hall
  • Hull Maritime Museum
  •  Hull Minster
  • Imperial War Museum North – Manchester
  • International Slavery Museum – Liverpool
  • Isla Gladstone Conservatory, Liverpool
  • Keel Square, Sunderland
  •  Kendal Parish Church
  •  Kendal Castle
  • Kirkham Library
  • Knaresborough House
  • Lancashire County Council
  • Liver Building – Liverpool
  • No1 Residential building – Salford
  • York Walls, York
  • Leeds Civic Hall
  • Leeds First Direct Arena
  • Leeds Town Hall
  • Leeds University
  • Leigh Hospital (Hanover Building)
  • Liverpool Convention Centre
  • Liverpool Echo Arena
  • Liverpool Town Hall
  • Liverpool University (mechanical engineering building)
  • Londridge Library, Preston
  • Magistrates Building
  • Manchester Town Hall
  • Margaret McMillan Tower, Bradford
  • Marine Hall, Fleetwood, Lancashire
  • Media City UK, Salford
    The Iconic MediaCityUK Bridge – Salford
    The Blue Tower Building – Media City Salford
    The White Tower Building – Media City Salford
  • Mersey Gateway Bridge, Runcorn
  • Merrion Centre, Leeds
  • Millennium Bridge, Gateshead
  • Millennium Square, Leeds
  • Mirror Pool, Bradford
  • National Media Museum, Bradford
  • Newport Bridge, Middlesbrough
  • Orange Tower, Salford Quays
  • Penrith Town Hall
  • Penshaw Monument, Sunderland
  • Preston North End Football Stadium and Splash Sculpture
  •  Queen Victoria Square, Hull (fountains and statue)
  •  Port of Liverpool
  • Radio City Tower, Liverpool
  •  Ribbleton Library, Preston
  • Ripon Town Hall
  • Riverside, Stockton-on-Tees
  • River Tyne, Water Sculpture
  • Royal Albert Dock Liverpool – Dr Martin Luther King Jr building
  • Royal Border Bridge, Berwick
  • Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • Sage, Gateshead
  •  Sefton Park Palm House, Liverpool
  • Silverdale Library, Carnforth
  • Skelmersdale Library
  •  Solar Gate, Hull
  • Sheffield Children’s Hospital
  • St George’s Hall, Liverpool
  •  St Luke’s Church, Liverpool
  • St Helen’s Rugby Club
  • St Mary’s Lighthouse, Whitley Bay
  • Steve Prescott Bridge, St Helens
  • Stockton Fountain, Stockton-on-Tees
  • New: Stockport Town Hall
  • Storyhouse cinema – Chester
  •  Sunderland Beacon of Light
  • The Royal Hall, Harrogate
  • Town Hall, South Shields
  • University of Hull (Allam Medical Building)
  • University of Liverpool (learning lab)
  • Wainhouse Tower, Halifax
  • Wakefield Clock Tower
  •  Wallasey Town Hall, Wirral
  •  Warrington Rugby Club
  • xscape Yorkshire, Castleford
  • World Museum, Liverpool
  • York Hospital
  • York Minster
  • Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
  • York Walls

South

  • Big Screen, Portsmouth
  • Canterbury Cathedral
  • Camborne Redruth Community Hospital, Cornwall
  • Eden Project, Cornwall (biomes)
  • Exeter Cathedral
  • Emirates Spinnaker Tower, Portsmouth
  • Kent County Cricket Club, Canterbury
  • O2 Guildhall, Southampton
  •  Marlow Theatre, Canterbury
  • Rochester Castle, Kent
  • Royal United Hospital, Bath
  • Smeaton’s Tower, Plymouth
  • Wills Memorial Building, University of Bristol

London

  • British Library
  • BT Tower
  •  Department of Health and Social Care, SW1
  • Houses of Parliament
  • Lambeth Town Hall
  • London Eye
  • Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
  •  The Royal College of Physicians, NW1

Midlands and East

  • 12th Street, Milton Keynes
  • Broadgate, Coventry
  • Cambridge Corn Exchange
  •  Chatsworth House, Bakewell
  • Colchester Hospital
  • Colchester United FC
  •  Colchester Castle
  • De Montford Hall, Leicester
  • Dudley Castle
  • Grantham Guildhall
  • Hanley Town Hall
  • Hedingham Castle, Essex
  • Ipswich Hospital (including Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Centre)
  • New: Ipswich Town Hall
  •  Lady Godiva, Coventry
  •  Leicester Cathedral
  • Leicester City Hall
  • Leicester Town Hall
  • Library of Birmingham
  •  Lincoln Castle
  •  Milton Keynes Library
  • Nottingham Council House
  • Norwich Castle
  • Norwich City Town Hall
  • Pershore Abbey, Worcester
  • New: Peterborough Greyhound Stadium (4 and 6 July)
  •  Southwater One, Telford
  • University of Birmingham (Old Joe)
  • New: University of Leicester (George Davies Centre)
  • New: Watford Town Hall
  • New: Walsall Football Club
  • Welwyn Garden City fountain
  • Worcester University