Official Statistics

Winter Situation Report, week ending 4 March 2018

Daily Situation Reports (SitReps) are collected from acute trusts each weekday during winter and include data on areas such as A&E closures and diverts, bed availability and occupancy rates, and ambulance handover delays.


Winter Situation Report, week ending 4 March


A daily return is collected from acute trusts and provides information about capacity. This includes bed occupancy and availability, demand including A&E attendances and emergency admissions and any A&E closures or diverts in response. Data collection for Winter 2017-18 commenced on 1st December 2017. The first publication was on Friday 7th December 2017.

Official statistics are produced impartially and free from any political influence.

Published 8 March 2018