By The Data Journalism Team
The NHS is facing extreme pressure this winter, as hospitals struggle with a difficult flu season and staff shortages, as well as backlogs due to Covid.
Enter a postcode to find out what is happening in your area with A&E, ambulances and hospital waiting lists across the UK.
Produced by Libby Rogers, Rob England, Nick Triggle, Jana Tauschinski, Harriet Agerholm and Christine Jeavans. Development by Alexandra Nicolaides, Allison Shultes and Mark Oludimu. Testing by Jerina Jacobs.
Data updates: The A&E data for England previously included only “non-booked” arrivals, i.e. people who go to an A&E without an appointment. As of 1 February it includes both “booked” (planned attendances such as those booked via NHS 111) and “non-booked.”
The national averages for England A&E data previously only included data for type 1 trusts only. As of 1 February it includes data for all trusts in England.