"Lack of car parking"
About: Cumberland Infirmary Cumberland Infirmary Carlisle CA2 7HY
Posted by lizzie dripping (as ),
I have the misfortune to have to attend this hospital for regular outpatient appointments and there are never enough free parking spaces. For a 9 a. m. appointment it is vital to arrive by 8 a. m. (and have to pay for two hours). Today I arrived 35 minutes early for my appointment and after driving round the car parks for 25 minutes I had no option but to park in the staff car park which does not sit well with me. I had an appointment with the Breast Care Clinic which I was not going to miss at any cost. If the 'old' hospital which has been disused for many years was demolished this would free a space for ample parking.
I am a regular at the anti-coagulant clinic which I find outstanding