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24 Hours in A&E 2011

  • 2019-09-18T21:00:00+01:00s at 2019-09-18T21:00:00+01:00 on Channel 4
  • 2011-05-11T20:00:00Z
  • 50 mins
  • 7 days, 18 hours, 10 mins (224 episodes)
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Documentary

We're all just one wrong step, one sudden illness or one unlucky break away from A&E. It's a place where dramatic stories of love, life and death unfold every day.

With 90 cameras filming round the clock for 7 weeks, this series offers unprecedented access to one of Britain's busiest A&E departments, at St George's Hospital in London. Each programme focuses on patients who were treated within the same 24-hour period.

The series captures the joy and heartache faced by patients and their families, as well as the hard work and professionalism of the A&E staff. From life-threatening traumas to embarrassing mishaps, 24 Hours in A&E is an intimate, powerful and sometimes comic insight into life - and death - on the frontline of the NHS.

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