Freedom of information: What we spend and how we spend it

Annual statement of accounts

See Trust annual reports and accounts.

A finance report is presented at each Trust board meeting. The minutes of all public Trust board meetings, including the finance reports are available on this website.

You can find the latest finance report in the finance section of the most recent Trust Board papers.

Financial audit reports

The Trust's external audits are conducted by KPMG. 

Details of previous external audits (conducted by the Audit Commission) can be found on the audit page.

Standing financial instructions

The Trust must make sure its financial business follows the law and government policy. Read about this in our standing financial instructions.

Capital programme

Read about our hospital and our plans for the future in our 2020 estate strategy.

Staff and board members allowances and expenses

Claims can be made in line with the guidance set out in the NHS terms and conditions of service handbook on the NHS employers website.

Staff pay and grading structures

Pay and grading structures within the Trust follow the national Agenda for Change structure. More information about Agenda for Change can be found on the NHS employers website. 

Information regarding senior manager salaries can be found in our annual report.


Our Annual Accounts can be seen in the finance section of our website.

Read about how we are financed.

Procurement and tendering procedures

Read our standing financial instructions for information about procurement and tendering procedures.

Details of contracts currently being tendered

Large value tenders are published on the European Union Tenders Electronic Daily (TED) website. 

Expenditure over £25K

We publish details of all spending over £25,000 since April 2010.