Blood Tests


In response to the increase in demand upon services at Altrincham General, Trafford General and Limelight the Senior Management Team at Trafford General Hospital have been working with a view to introducing a bookable appointment system.

As from Thursday 1st November 2018, Altrincham General, Trafford General Hospital and Limelight blood tests will be by “Appointment Only”.


Referral by

  • Outpatient Service
  • GP’s
  • Anti-Coagulant Clinic


Altrincham General Hospital


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday

Fasting Bloods only:  08:00 to 09:00

For all other bloods:  09:00 – 15:50

Wednesday  11:00 – 15:50


You can make by phone: 0161 934 8361

Call Centre Opening Hours:          08:00 to 17:00 Monday – Thursday

08:00 to 16:00 Friday

You can also email: 


Sara Doherty      –  Ward Manager

Charlotte Milne – Team Leader

All phlebotomist are rotational between sites

Additional Information:

Children under the age of 16yrs are to attend The Childrens Resource Centre at Trafford General Hospital by appointment only.