NHS leaders call on government to pay for Queen’s funeral bank holiday staffing costs NHS leaders await confirmation from Government that additional bank holiday costs will be paid back
As Britain shuts down for Queen's funeral, thousands face disruption
While Queen Elizabeth's funeral on Monday will be observed across Britain, thousands of people face cancelled doctor appointments, closed food banks and shut supermarkets because of a surprise national holiday.
Queen's funeral: Routine hospital care being postponed
Appointments, including for surgery and outpatient clinics, rescheduled because of Queen's funeral.
Bank holiday for Queen’s funeral adds to NHS backlogs
Thousands of NHS appointments have been cancelled on the day of the Queen’s funeral next week.Frustrated patients have reported cancer, cardiology and maternity
Thousands face cancelled NHS appointments due to Queen’s funeral
NHS leaders await confirmation from Government that additional bank holiday costs will be paid back
Hospital appointments postponed on bank holiday to mark the Queen’s funeral
NHS England has urged hospitals to contact patients directly.
GPs allowed to close on day of Queen's funeral
But NHS bosses must make sure out-of-hours service is available and care home Covid boosters to continue.