250th Anniversary of N&N Hospital

The Norfolk and Norwich Hospital celebrates its 250th anniversary in 2022 – the hospital saw its first outpatients on 11 July 1772 and first inpatients on 17 November 1772. This is a major milestone which will be celebrated throughout 2022 with our local community.

Here are some of the events we will be holding during 2022:

N&N Festival – 22 May 2021
Music event at St Andrew’s Hall organised by the N&N Festival with proceeds going to the Jenny Lind Children’s Hospital.

Foundation Day (open day and fete) – Saturday 11 June 2022
A focus on our history with a display in the East Atrium with clinical teams taking part in other parts of the hospital and fete stalls in the plaza.

Family Fun Day – Saturday 10 July 2022
We will be holding an event with our staff to celebrate the anniversary.

Bishop’s Garden Open Day – 31 July 2022
A chance to see the Bishop’s Garden in Norwich and support the N&N Hospital’s Charity.

Staff Conference – date to be advised
This event is to support the development of staff and services in our hospital.

Heritage event at Forum – Thursday 8 September 2022
We are working with The Forum to showcase our history and demonstrate how modern healthcare benefits the local population.

Village links
Our hospital wards are named after local villages and we want to build links with our community during the anniversary year.

If you can help with any of these events, please get in touch at:  communications@nnuh.nhs.uk