They can walk for up to ten miles a day taking patients to and from appointments and operations. Hospital porters often go unnoticed but they provide a vital service. Tom Savvides spent a day with two porters at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading to mark the 65th anniversary of the NHS.
More top news
Friday's forecast for the west of the region
Friday's forecast for the east of the region
Friday morning's forecast for the east of the region