Your Leeds General Infirmary: 250 years timeline

The Leeds General Infirmary's Clarendon Wing, as it was being built in 1979.
The Leeds General Infirmary's Clarendon Wing, as it was being built in 1979.
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It is one of the largest hospitals in Europe, taking in hundreds of thousands of patients and using some of the most advanced healthcare technology available.

But Leeds General Infirmary started in humble surroundings.

Today - to mark the hospital’s 250th anniversary year - the YEP is looking back at the LGI’s journey over the last three centuries, from the day it first opened its doors to patients in Leeds.

WHAT HAS THE LEEDS GENERAL INFIRMARY DONE FOR YOU? Share your thoughts using hashtag #thankyouLGI on Twitter or visit the YEP facebook page.

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