News and media

Welcome to the Somerset NHS Foundation Trust Media Centre.

We aim to provide a fast, effective and accurate response to all media enquiries.

The communications team manages all media enquiries and requests for filming and photography at the hospital. We can help find experts who can talk about a wide variety of clinical issues, as well as answering general questions and queries about our patient care.

Our most recent press releases can be found on the News pages.

Social media

We have three social media accounts where we share news about our staff and services.

You can follow our accounts:

Facebook – @SomersetFT | facebook.com/somersetft

Twitter – @SomersetFT

Instagram – @SomersetFT

Contacting the communications team

The communications team is based at:
Lydeard House
Musgrve Park Hospital
Parkfield Drive
Taunton TA1 5DA

For media enquiries, please call 01823 344436 during our office hours (Monday-Friday, 8:30am – 5pm).

For out of hours media queries that cannot wait until office hours, please call switchboard on 01823 333 444 and ask for the on-call director.