Plans progress steadily to merge to create a single Foundation Trust on 1 April 2020.

Various staff engagement activity is currently taking place across both hospital sites to ensure staff remain updated on plans and involved in the process to help shape the future of the new Trust.

Public engagement is also priority for the Trusts and as part of the plans to merge it is important to inform and engage with all stakeholders about these plans.

They are committed to continuing this engagement leading up to the April merger date, and beyond, with the next Public Briefing Session scheduled to take place:

Read the full Stakeholder Update.