Papworth: A Moving Story (PG tbc)

BUY TICKETS 2pm Sunday 25 November *Followed by a Q&A with the producer, Kip Loades, and some of the Royal Papworth staff members who feature in the film.

A film about the history of the Royal Papworth Hospital as it celebrates its centenary year and prepares to move to its new Cambridge home.

Royal Papworth Hospital is currently celebrating its centenary year, as well as preparing for a historic move to a new hospital on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. This film tells the fascinating story of how the hospital grew from a tuberculosis ‘colony’ to a leading heart and lung hospital, which now performs more heart and lung transplants than any other hospital in the UK. Blending archive footage with contemporary interviews with staff, patients and supporters, this documentary offers a unique insight into this pioneering hospital.
(60 mins)