Hospital of St. Cross

The Hospital of St Cross has 110 beds and six operating theatres, including one mobile theatre. We have an excellent reputation for elective surgery and rehabilitation services.  The hospital has the Rugby Urgent Care Centre on site, and also boasts a newly-refurbished Blood Taking Unit.

The Hospital of St Cross was rated 'Good' following the most recent Care Quality Commission inspection in 2015.


Hospital of St Cross
Barby Road
CV22 5PX

Switchboard: 01788 572831

Sat Nav postcode: CV22 5PX

Car parking charges are detailed in the table below.

Time Fee
Up to 30 minutes Free
Up to 3 hours £1.80
Up to 5 hours £4.40
Up to 24 hours £7.70

All tariffs include the first 30 minutes free. All charges apply 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
If you are on a low income you may be eligible for free hospital car parking, click here.
If you are a frequent outpatient visitor you may be eligible for free hospital car parking, click here.

By bus from Rugby town centre

The Hospital of St Cross is serviced by buses from from Rugby Town Centre and from Coventry. Timetables can be found below:

Town centre: Service 11 Flexi-bus
From University Hospital Coventry: Service 585 (DeCourcey)

Ward or Service

Telephone Number

Ward or Service Manager

Manager Phone Number

Cedar Elective Ward, Rugby

01788 663240                                    

Maureen Collins 

01788 663877

Cedar Trauma Ward, Rugby

01788 663183                 

Maureen Collins 

01788 663877

Hoskyn Ward (Medicine/Care of Elderly)

01788 663306

Cheryl Stokes

01788 663864

Mulberry Ward (Medicine/Care of the Elderly)

01788 663527

Leanne Buck 

01788 663689

Oak Ward (Medicine/Care of the Elderly)

01788 663812

Clare Noden 

01788 663853

Ash Dialysis Unit (DU), Rugby

01788 663845

Jo  Vaughn

01788 663845

Blood Taking Unit / Phlebotomy

01788 663749

Sandy Crisford

01788 663749

Bowel Screening Helpdesk

0800 707 606 Freephone

Angela Little


Children's outpatients

01788 663950



Dermatology (Rugby clinic)

01788 663249

Rosie Andrews 

02476 966308

Eye (Macular) Unit


01788 663005 or 663338



Fracture Clinic

01788 663898




01788 663079 / 259        

Debbie Grimsley

01788 663057


01788 663125

Di Hawtin

01788 663053

Brookfield Reception

01788 663176



Respiratory Physiology

Contact via Coventry

Joanna Shakespeare 

02476 966738 

Rugby Day Surgery Unit

01788 663264

Paula Skelton 

01788 663553

Rugby Urgent Treatment Centre CV22 5PX

Access via NHS111 or walk-in

Maria Palmer 

02476 964929

Endoscopy (University Hospital & Rugby)

01788 663965

Yvonne Tatton

02476 968334 

Volunteers (Friends of St Cross)




Hospital Site Management

01788 663910 or bleep 3034




* Services at the Pine Clinic (GU Medicine) are managed by George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust. Find out more here.

Hospital Of St Cross Site Manager

Janine Beddow

As part of our response to COVID-19, visiting is currently restricted at all of our sites.

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When you visit St Cross you will find that all of our departments and wards are clearly sign posted. Many of our visitors also find our volunteers helpdesk located by security very helpful when asking for directions.

Ahead of your visit you may also find it useful to look at and print out this map