Contact Details
You can contact us through the Torbay Hospital switchboard on 0300 456 8000 (local rate) or 01803 614567, or via the feedback page on this website.

Torbay Hospital League of Friends

The services that the League of Friends offer Torbay Hospital are:

Outpatients, Level 2

The cafeteria at Outpatients on Level 2 is open from 9.30am to 4.30pm and sells a wide selection of reasonably priced goods including:

  • Tea
  • Coffee
  • Selection of buns
  • Sandwiches & baps

Hetherington Unit, Level 4

The old Red Cross kiosk which the League of Friends have now taken over on level 4 of the Hetherington Unit is open from 10.00am to 4.30pm and sells a selection of gifts and confectionery.

Radiology East, Level 4

The small cafeteria at Radiology East, Level 4 is open from 10.00am until 1.00pm. At this cafeteria they sell tea, coffee, buns, sweets and a small selection of cards.

Outpatients Trolley Service

The League of Friends also offer a trolley service going round all the Outpatients Departments from 9.30am to 12.00pm, Monday to Friday selling a wide variety of goods.


The League of Friends guides base themselves on level 2 and in A&E to help guide patients, visitors and also staff throughout the hospital. To easily identify them they are dressed in blue uniforms. At the moment there are currently about 120 volunteers each doing different shifts.

Volunteers are always welcome.