The Communications Team provides a media relations service on
behalf of the Trust.
This includes responding to media enquiries relating to the
Trust's services at the Great Western Hospital in Swindon and other
at locations, including its community services in patients' own
Tel: 01793 604431
If you have an urgent query outside of the hours shown above,
please contact the on-call manager via switchboard on 01793
If you are not a member of the media but need
to contact the Trust, please see Contact us.
You can find the latest Trust news in:
If you would like us to automatically send you all our media
releases, please email us at the address shown above.
We have a duty to protect patient confidentiality.
We can only give out basic information for a patient if we
have the name of the patient and we have the patient's or
relative's permission to release the information.
In any criminal matter we will refer requests for condition
checks to the appropriate police force.
All requests for filming should be made to the
Communications Team (please see above).
Please do not arrive on any of the hospital
sites without permission (if you do so, you may be asked to leave
Unfortunately, we are not able to offer special
parking arrangements or free parking for media.
At all sites it may be possible to park in the short-stay bays
if you have a large amount of equipment to unload.
Please contact us for more information.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll put it right.
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