New MRI unit to be opened by the Queen today

The Queen is to open a new MRI unit today at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in West Norfolk.

She is expected to meet staff and patients, as she takes a tour of the building.

The Queen will speak to hospital staff, patients and volunteers Credit: Leon Neal/PA Archive

The Queen will meet a patient who has benefited from the MRI process, used to diagnose health conditions.

She will also unveil a plaque to mark the occasion.