CHFT in short - new contact information Estates & Facilities, Library opening times, potential First Bus strike next week

A handy guide to each division in Estates and Facilities has been produced for colleagues (see attached). It includes the main contact names and numbers for each service.


You'll find that and lots more information on our intranet pages.


And just a quick reminder about the weekly Estates and Facilities surgeries. 


Surgeries have been arranged for 1.00 – 4.00 pm on Wednesdays in Forum B meeting room, near to the Spice of Life restaurant at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary.


Colleagues should feel free to call in and ask their questions, or chat with Lesley Hill or Dave McGarrigan about anything relating to Estates & Facilities.




Library opening times:

The library is located in the Learning and Development Centre at CRH, offering support and training to all CHFT colleagues. 

We are now open from 8.30am – 6.30pm Monday to Thursday, and 8.30am - 4.30pm on Fridays. 

Everyone is welcome to visit or get in touch: our email is



First Bus

There is a POSSIBILITY of more action by workers at First Bus, Huddersfield between next Wednesday16 and Friday 18 December. This is as yet unconfirmed, though colleagues may want to plan ahead just in case. Can you car share or look for alternative ways of getting to and from work?

The link to First Bus news and service updates is here.