Key point of hospital construction marked

The work on the new hospital is well underway Credit: ITV News

A ceremony is due to take place this morning to mark a significant point in the construction of the new West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven.

Copeland MP Jamie Reed will unveil a plaque on the roof of the building which is due to be completed by December next year.


Whitehaven hospital work

Bosses at the new West Cumberland Hospital say building work is on track to be finished in a year's time. The £90 million pound hospital will open to patients in Spring 2015.