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Appointments and cancellations

If you know you are unable to make the appointment we have made for you, please let us know as soon as possible. This allows us to provide you with a new appointment date quickly, and to offer the cancelled slot to another patient, keeping our waiting times down and our services running smoothly.

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How to give us feedback

If you’ve experienced our health care services recently, either as a patient yourself or as a carer or friend of someone else, please tell us how it was. Was it good? What could have been better?

Tell us about your experiences on Care Opinion

How to resolve concern quickly

To contact the Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS)

please email: or for more information please go to the PALS section

How to make a formal complaint

The NHS Complaints Procedure

How to send short Thank you

If you would like to say thank you to a member of staff or team please complete this form

Media enquiries

Contact details

Freedom of Information request

To make a Freedom of Information request

please go to the Freedom of Information section.

Tell us about your experience via the Friends & Family Survey

Your feedback about the care you have received is really important to us.

We want to know what you think we do well but also what you think we could do better.

We use your feedback to continually improve the services and care we provide.

Your participation is entirely voluntary, anonymous and confidential.

Please complete the form using the following link -


Trust Headquarters
North Devon District Hospital
Raleigh Park
EX31 4JB

Tel No: 01271 322577
Minicom: 01271 322746

Twitter: @ndht


General email:

Patient Advice & Liaison Service (PALS):

Barnstaple Health Centre: 01271 371761
Bideford Community Hospital: 01271 322577
Holsworthy Community Hospital: 01409 253424
Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital: 01271 863448
Lynton Resource Centre: 01598 753 226 / 01598 752520 (MIU)
South Molton Hospital: 01769 572164
Torrington Hospital: 01805 622208

Emergency Department: 01271 322480
Alex ward: 01271 311712
Bassett ward:  01271 322612
Caroline Thorpe ward:  01271 322704
Fortescue ward:  01271 322330
Glossop ward:   01271 322730
ICU:   01271 322707
KGV:   01271 322720
MAU:   01271 322775
Lundy ward:   01271 322724
Staples ward:  01271 322360
Tarka ward:  01271 322706
Victoria ward:   01271 349120

Capener:   01271 335914
Delivery Suite:  01271 322605
Special care baby unit:  01271 322610​
Seamoor unit: 01271 311579

Ward details – visitors, privacy and dignity

Last updated: September 21, 2021