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Beds and Herts Breast Screening Service
Luton and Dunstable NHS Hospital


We are pleased to announce that from 1st July 2020 Routine Breast Screening has resumed, albeit with limited appointment times.

If you have been sent an appointment/ invitation and wish to arrange or change you can call us on 01582 497599.

Opening hours are 09:00 - 17:00.

Should you have any other queries please do not hesitate to contact us on the above number.

The Beds & Herts Breast Screening Service is part of the Luton & Dunstable Hospital. www.ldh.nhs.uk

For every 500 women screened 1 life will be saved

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Change your appointment


Changing your appointment

If you already have an appointment, but would like to change it, just complete the change your appointment form and we will rearrange it for you.

When will I be invited for breast screening?

The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Breast Screening Service invites around 60,000 women per year for screening. Screening is organised according to your GP practice. Once every three years your GP practice will be contacted and all women between the ages of 50 and 70 will be routinely invited.

View which GP Practices are inviting women in the next 3 months



Fundraising is important to this service and provides an opportunity to improve, through charitable donations, the environment and experience for women using this service. Every donation is highly appreciated and we thank all of you who have kindly taken the time to do so.

Click here to find out more about our fundraising

Appointment reminder service

Please read about our new appointments reminder service.

Be breast aware

Be breast aware

Learn about breast awareness

Step-by-Step Guide

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What is breast screening?

What is a Mammography

Breast Screening (Mammography) is an x-ray examination of the breasts and is a method of finding breast cancer at a very early stage.
Learn more about screening

Where do we screen?

Where do we screen?

Screening takes place at a number of convenient places across Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.
Find out where we screen

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