Hospital chiefs will answer questions on future of Hinchingbrooke at public meeting

Hinchingbrooke chief executive Lance McCarthy

Hinchingbrooke chief executive Lance McCarthy - Credit: Archant

Members of the public will have the chance to find out more about the future of Hinchingbrooke Hospital at a meeting next week.

The Healthwatch Cambridgeshire meeting will be attended by the hospital’s chief executive, Lance McCarthy, chairman, Alan Burns, and Tracy Dowling, chief operating officer of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group will also be in attendance.

The meeting is being held at the Maple Centre in Huntingdon on March 16 and will include important updates on the future of Hinchingbrooke.

Healthwatch say this will include any potential joint work with the Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Trust.

Members of the public who wish to ask questions at the meeting, which will run from 7pm till 9pm, must submit them in advance, by March 13.

Healthwatch will also be reporting on some of its latest work. Papers are available on their website at:

INFO: If you wish to submit a question, contact Healthwatch on 01480 420628 or email at