Communications and Media

Communications and Media

The communications department performs a central role at Sherwood Forest Hospitals Trust to engage with staff, volunteers, stakeholders and external audiences, including patients and families. The team is responsible for the image and reputation of the Trust.

The team looks after media and stakeholder relations, digital communications, internal communications and patient information for the Trust.

The Communications Team covers a wide range of communications, including:

  • Media relations
  • External communications
  • Internal communications
  • Social Media
  • Brand management
  • Public engagement
  • Strategic communications

The Communications Team should be the first point of contact for all media inquiries and requests.

During office hours:


Phone: 01623 622515 Ext. 3826 or 01623 672294 (Direct Dial)

Out of office hours:

Phone: 01623 622515 and ask for the communications officer on call.

Filming Requests

We receive many requests for news and documentary filming. All proposals will be considered and accommodated where possible and appropriate.

Proposals for filming can be emailed to and should include the following information:

  • Name and organisation
  • News or production company
  • Delivery format
  • Target audience
  • Duration
  • When it will be shown/whether it has been commissioned