Free tours of Royal London Hospital research centre on offer

Free tours of a cutting edge research centre at the Royal London Hospital are on offer on Monday.

Residents of Tower Hamlets are being invited along to take a look around the hospital’s Clinical Research Centre.

During the visits, they will also get the chance to learn about cells and the human body at the Centre of the Cell, which is the first science education centre in the world to be located within research laboratories.

Neeta Patel is associate director for engagement at Barts Health Trust, which runs the hospital,

She said: “We are hosting these events so that members of the public can come and discover the different ways in how they can get involved.”

The first tour is on Monday, May 20, from 10am-11.45, with a second from 2.45pm-4.30 on the same day.

To reserve a place, email communications@bartshealth.nhs.uk or call 020 7363 8857.