Key dates

Take a look at the key dates for the NHS’s 70th birthday.  This page will be updated on a regular basis, including further information about how people can get more involved.

January 2018

  • Celebrations begin

February 2018

May to July 2018

  • Local NHS bodies encouraged to host local events including open days and exhibitions

5 July 2018

  • The NHS’s 70th birthday
  • The Big 7Tea
  • Westminster Abbey Ceremony for NHS staff
  • York Minster Ceremony for NHS staff

5 and 6 September 2018