Disabled access and buggy service

Disabled access and buggy service

Disables AccessThere is level access to all areas of the hospital and hearing loops are installed at all main reception areas.


Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We have wheelchairs available at most of the main entrances for patients and visitors to use. Please return the wheelchairs to their original location when you have finished with them.

Buggy service

Our buggy can transport patients and visitors with mobility problems from thier entrance point of the hospital to the service, department or ward they are here to see. It runs continually from 8:30am to 4.30pm on weekdays, and can be caught from the following hospital locations:

  • Duchess car park
  • Queens Building entrance
  • Duchess Building North entrance
  • Beacon Centre

If you require the buggy service between 4:30pm and 8:30am please use the assistance button in the car parks or any of the hospital's internal telephones to call our multifunction team on extension 2626, or call 01823 342626 from a mobile phone.

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Patient Information Leaflets

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