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Hospital Building (Preston)

Volume 957: debated on Tuesday 7 November 1978

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the likely completion date of each phase of the construction of Preston new hospital; and when it will be fully operational.

Following is the information:

  • Phase I: August 1979.
  • Phase II: August 1980.
  • Pathology (Phase I): August 1981.
  • Pharmacy: August 1981.
  • Main entrance and changing facilities for non-resident staff: December 1981.
It is estimated that it will take up to 12 months to bring each phase into full use after completion of the construction works.
Stillbirths per 1,000 live and still birthsDeaths under 1 year of age per 1,000 live births
Social ClassMaleFemaleMaleFemale
III non-manual11121712
III manual12131915
All infants12132015