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University College Hospital (UCH)

General hospital with an Accident and Emergency (Casualty) Department. The hospital buildings fall within 3 postcodes (WC1, W1 and NW1). There is no hospital parking. Limited parking may be available in the roads around the hospital.

24 Sep 2020. Temporary changes are being made to children and young people’s services in North Central London to prepare for the busy winter period and a potential second surge of COVID-19 cases.

Our children and young people’s emergency department will remain temporarily closed.

If your child needs emergency care, please take them to a hospital with a children and young people’s emergency department such as:

Whittington Hospital, Magdala Avenue, N19 5NF
Barnet Hospital, Wellhouse Lane, EN5 3DJ
North Middlesex Hospital, Sterling Way, N18 1QX
St Mary’s Hospital, Praed Street, W2 1NY
The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel Road, E1 1FR

The children and young people’s emergency department at the Royal Free Hospital will also be temporarily closed from the 28 September 2020.

Contact details

Contact Name
020 3456 7890; 0845 155 5000 (Switchboard); Accidents and Emergencies: dial 999
Fax: There is no one fax number. Please see for fax numbers for each service area.


Activity location
Pedestrian entrance on Euston Road, close to the corner of Tottenham Court Road, W1. Vehicle access to the A & E Dept is via a slip road near Beaumont Place, off Tottenham Court Road (one way northbound), W1.
Euston Road

Further details

Parent Body
University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Bloomsbury Ward
Last checked date
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