Award winning European parking provider, Q-Park UK has taken over the parking operation at two major satellite hospitals operated by Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust. The company has expanded its healthcare portfolio to now include St Michael’s Hospital in Hayle and West Cornwall Hospital in Penzance.
For many years, Q-Park has positively managed numerous hospital sites across the country including the parking operation at the Trusts’ main hospital site in Truro. The opportunity to manage the two new sites at Penzance and Hayle will run alongside the existing Truro contract until 2022.
The Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust will be upgrading the ticket machines, signage and lining in these car parks, to improve the existing facilities.
Adam Bidder, Managing Director for Q-Park commented “The healthcare sector is an important market for Q-Park and we’re delighted to be expanding our parking services at St Michaels and West Cornwall Hospitals. We understand that providing a quality parking experience for patients and visitors is vitally important and we’re delighted to be able to spread this approach to our new facilities. We’re delighted to be able to build on our positive relationship with the Trust.”
The Trust commented “We are pleased to be bringing together the contract for car parking across our hospital sites in Truro, Hayle and Penzance and look forward to continuing to work in partnership with Q-Park Limited in managing parking services for our visitors and staff. ”
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Q-Park arrived in the UK in 2001 and is now one of the UK’s leading car park companies with 60 car parking facilities housing some 50,000 parking spaces in key locations in the UK with over 15 million visitors every year. (Including Aberdeen, Birmingham, Croydon, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Nottingham, Reading, Sheffield and York.)
Q-Park partner with many different organisations to offer discounted parking to their customers. One such organisation is SOLT (Society of London Theatres) where theatre goers are given a 50% discount when they visit a West End Theatre.
2015 North of England Excellence Awards Winners of Q-Park Rewards Loyalty App – Special Category Award for Innovation.
Q-Park has won a RoSPA Health & Safety Award and also holds 59 ParkMark Safer Parking Scheme accreditations, 15 European Standard Parking Awards (ESPA) and a Silver Investors in People Award.
Q-Park offer customers many complimentary services at their parking facilities which include free baby buggy and umbrella loans as well as jump starters and heart defibrillators in case of emergencies.