The impact of strike action on Monday 2 October to Thursday 5 October 2023

NHS industrial action 2 to 5 October by consultants and junior doctors. The hospital may be under increased pressure over the next few days. If it's not a life-threatening emergency, get the help you need. can direct you to the best service/ For life threatening emergencies clal 999.

Restricted visiting

Important information: Visiting arrangements on our adult inpatient wards - updated 01.07.2023

From Saturday 1 July 2023 visitors can see their loved ones from 14:00 to 20:00 daily on all adult inpatient wards, with two visitors per patient at a time.
These visiting hours may vary depending on individual ward circumstances. Separate arrangements are in place for maternity, Critical Care, paediatrics or where the patient is end-of-life. These areas will have local visiting hours and procedures in place.
Visitors are asked, not to visit if:
  • They have had or have any cold or flu like symptoms
  • They have or have had any COVID symptoms – cough, temperature, loss/change of taste/smell
  • They have had any symptoms of diarrhoea and/or vomiting in the last 48 hours
  • They have had contact with a COVID case during last 5 days
  • There is an outbreak of infection on the ward they are visiting, visiting arrangements will be reviewed and compassionate visiting facilitated as a minimum
Thank you for your continued support.

Maps - including ward and departments

Here you can find a road map showing the entrances to the KGH site along with a ward and department locator and area map.
When you arrive at Kettering General Hospital, you can enter the hospital at various points, as marked on KGH site map. Please be aware that restrictions are in placed at some entrances out of hours; evenings and weekends.
With the exception of manned entrances, all other entrances to the main hospital are only open during weekdays from 7am and are closed at 7pm.  These will also be closed all over the weekend, this includes the Rothwell Road entrance (Area A) and the entrance adjacent to Car park D (Area C).
The manned entrances are open 24/7 and can be found at the Emergency Department (Area B), Main Reception (Area D), Outpatients (Area B) and Rockingham Wing (Area E).
The Treatment Centre is open daily between 7am-7pm
Please allow time for parking.
Printable Maps:
How to find KGH - a road map
KGH Site Plan - locating car parks, bike shelters, wards and departments
KGH ward and department plan - locating wards and departments by area
Dermatology Department - Prospect House, Lower Street, Kettering, NN16 8DN

Visiting hours vary on each ward. Please contact the ward your relative is on to ask about their visiting times.


Telephone numbers:
01536 492345 (Reception)
01536 491291 (Minor injuries)

Antenatal and Newborn Screening

Telephone numbers:

01536 492917
01536 493729

Ashton Ward (Treatment Centre)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492764 (Mon-Fri office hours)
01536 493239
Find out more about Ashton Ward

Barnwell B Ward (Trauma and Orthopedic)

Telephone number:
01536 491700

Barnwell C Ward (Trauma and Orthopedic)

Telephone number:
01536 492795

Cardiac Centre

Telephone numbers:
Reception: 01536 491344
Ward: 01536 491412
            01536 491348
Find out more about the Cardiac Centre

Clifford Ward (Medical Short Stay Unit)

Telephone numbers:
01536 491503
01536 491502

Cranford Ward (General Medical)

Telephone number:
01536 492271
01536 492273
Find out more about Cranford Ward

Coronary Care Unit (CCU)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492761

Deene Acute Surgical Unit (DASU)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492791
01536 493569
Patient and relative number:

Deene B Ward (Emergency Surgical)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492780 
01536 492786
Find out more about Deene B Ward

Digestive Diseases Unit (DDU)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492729
01536 492763
01536 492782
01536 493198

Discharge Lounge

Telephone number:
01536 491219
Find out more about the Discharge Lounge

Geddington Ward (Short Stay Surgical)

Telephone number:
Find out more about Geddington Ward

Harrowden A Ward

Telephone number:
01536 492814  
01536 492816

Harrowden C Ward

Telephone numbers:
01536 491487
01536 491287

HC Pretty A (Female Endocrinology and General Medicine)

Telephone number:
01536 492431
01536 491389
01536 492213
Find out more about HC Pretty Wards

HC Pretty B Ward (Male Endocrinology and General Medicine)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492433 
01536 492218
Find out more about HC Pretty Wards

Intensive Care Unit (ICU) / High Dependency Unit (HDU)

Telephone number:
01536 492760
01536 492824
ICU Annex
01536 493264
01536 492442

Labour Ward

1 birth partner of patient's choice only.
No visiting to Post and Antenatal wards.
Telephone numbers:
01536 492879
01536 492878
Find out more about our Maternity Services

Lamport Ward (Male care of the elderly)

Telephone number:
01536 492241

Lilford Ward (Haematology)

Telephone number:
01536 492834
Find out more about Lilford Ward

Medical Same Day Emergency Care (M SDEC)

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday - 08:00am - 10:00pm 
Saturday and Sunday - 08:00am- 8:00pm
Telephone number:
01536 492342

Middleton Assessment Unit (MAU)

Telephone number:
01536 492032

Naseby A Ward (Female)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492040 
01536 491248

Naseby B Ward (Male)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492041 
Find out more about Kettering Local Neonatal Unit

Oakley Ward (step down ward for the Coronary Care Unit)

Telephone number:
01536 492761

Paediatric Assessment Unit (PAU) (Children's)

Visiting times:
Open 24 hours, one parent/guardian only.
Strictly no siblings.
Telephone numbers:
01536 492549
01536 491520
01536 492550

Poplar Ward

Telephone number:
01536 492913

Rowan Ward (Maternity Ward)

Telephone numbers:
01536 492907
01536 492963 (postnatal)
01536 492914 (antenatal)
Find out more about Maternity Services

Sir Thomas Moore Ward

Telephone numbers:
01536 493050
01536 493051

Skylark (Paediatrics/Children's) Ward

Telephone numbers:
01536 492291
Find out more about Skylark Ward

Special Care Baby Unit

Visiting times:

Parents only, 24 hour access to the unit

Telephone number:
01536 492882

Spencer Ward (day case unit for eye procedures)

Opening hours:
7.30am - 8.00pm
Telephone numbers:
01536 492153 
01536 493538

Twywell Ward (Female care of the elderly)

Telephone number:
01536 492251