Patients will be able to get treatment more quickly

The new helipad - London's second and the first in South London - will support air ambulances bringing the most seriously injured casualties for emergency treatment at St George's, which provides the Major Trauma Centre for the South West London and Surrey Trauma Network.

Heather Jarman, Clinical Director for Major Trauma at St George's Hospital told us which patients will benefit from the new helipad.

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New helipad for Air Ambulance

The biggest crane in the UK has been assembled at St George's Hospital in Tooting where it is helping to build a helipad which will be used by London's Air Ambulance.