Father Peter Needham is the hospital Chaplain full-time (CoE).

Available six days a week and is regularly seen on and around the hospital and on the wards for the spiritual welfare of the staff, patients and visitors.

Spiritual care and support provided include:

  • Administering Holy Communion to patients on the wards
  • Administering the sacrament of holy anointing (for those preparing for surgery and all who are sick)
  • Available for the sacrament of reconciliation (confession and absolution)
  • Supporting the hospital staff in all areas of life and work
  • A sounding-board for ethical and spiritual matters

You can contact Father Peter on 01226 432725 or email pneedham@nhs.net.