The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William has opened a new hospital, which was built in just eight days in a bid to treat Coronavirus patients in the UK.
The emergency COVID-19 hospital was launched at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, UK, and it’s called the Nightingale Hospital. Prince Williams addressed the new hospital staff and builders via live video as he launched the hospital and urged everyone to not relent until Covid-19 is flushed from the the health fabric of the UK.
The hospital has a 500-bed capacity, which can be increased to 1,500 and was built by 400 civilian contractors and military personnel.
It is the second of seven new hospitals being constructed around England in response to the Coronavirus outbreak in the European nation.