NHS70 – Thursday 5 July

The NHS turns 70 today (Thursday 5 July) and the NHS Trust across Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes have a number of events planned to mark the occasion.


Milton Keynes

Two tea parties are taking place at Milton Keynes University Hospital in the Eaglestone courtyard (next to the restaurant).

There will be plenty of tea and cakes, and all are welcome to attend.

The tea parties take place at:

12 – 2PM,
5.45 – 7PM.


There is a photographic exhibition of the NHS through the years in the Central Library in Luton Town Centre between 10am – 4pm which is open to the public.

For more information, click here: https://www.lutonccg.nhs.uk/news/?story_id=534


Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group (BCCG) held a ‘Big Picnic’ and a game of rounders at Wrest Park for staff and visitors on Wednesday 4 July to mark the occasion.

The had a special cake made to celebrate the 70th birthday today and will be holding a tea party for staff.