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A room in the John Charnley WingAll private en-suite rooms have direct telephone lines and television access to various sky channels. Personal electronic items such as radios, iPods, laptops and mobile phones are all allowed. Telephone calls are charged to your account. The John Charnley Wing has its own direct line (01257 256265). 

A complimentary newspaper of your choice will be delivered to your room daily.

Visitors are welcome at any time between 11am and 8pm, though on occasions, visiting may be restricted when you need to rest or for clinical reasons. It is helpful if children are accompanied by an adult and if visitors leave by 9pm.

We recognise that you may wish to have a friend or relative staying close at hand. If you would like more information, please contact our Private Patient Co-coordinator on 01257 256453 or email

A patient chooses from the daily menuPrivate Patients have their own menu with a wide variety of dishes to suit your needs. Meal times are Breakfast 8am, luncheon 12 noon and dinner 5pm. Special dietary requirements can be satisfied.

Meals or afternoon teas can be provided to visitors in the room and will be charged to your account. Beverages are provided mid-morning, mid afternoon and in the evening Private Patient Mail should be addresses to you care of:

The John Charnley Wing
Wrightington Hospital, Hall Lane
Wrightington, Wigan, WN6 9EP.