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The Freedom of Information Act (2000) allows members of the public the right to see information from any public organisation. The goal of the Act is to help give greater openness and transparency in the way organisations are run.

Effect of CORONAVIRUS on Freedom of Information Requests

Any request for information may be delayed due to current urgent operational responses to dealing with Public Health priorities.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause, we do remain committed to responding to your request and will respond as soon as we are able.

Should our response to your request breach the statutory timeframe and you remain unhappy with our response you have the right to complain to the Information Commissioners Office and you can contact them at Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

What is freedom of information?

The Freedom of Information Act (2000) gives members of the public the right to request information from public authorities. The aim of the Act is to promote greater openness and transparency.

Through this website, we hope to make information about our Trust and services more accessible. To help us achieve this aim, we will publish all the Freedom of Information requests we receive on this site. You can also find out about the types of information you can request, and your rights to apply for access to information we hold about you.


The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal. If you have a hospital appointment then you should attend as planned.
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