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NHS: Primary Care Trust Finances

Volume 712: debated on Tuesday 14 July 2009


Asked by

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many NHS hospital trusts (a) did not have a balanced budget in the fiscal year 2008–09 without one-off balancing items; and (b) carried forward historic debts into the current financial year. [HL4745]

The number of National Health Service trusts that did not have a balanced budget in the fiscal year 2008-09 without one-off balancing items is not available from the accounts. Information about carried forward historic debts into the current financial year is given in the following table. This information is taken from the 2008-09 unaudited NHS trust summarisation schedules.

NHS TrustCumulative Deficit at 31 March 2009


Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals NHS Trust


Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust


Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust


Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust


Bromley Hospitals NHS Trust


Buckinghamshire Hospitals NHS Trust


Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust


East Cheshire NHS Trust


Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust


George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust


Hinchingbrooke Healthcare NHS Trust


Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust


Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust


Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust


Newham University Hospital NHS Trust


North Bristol NHS Trust


North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust


North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust


North West London Hospitals NHS Trust


Oxford Radcliffe Hospital NHS Trust


Queen Elizabeth Hospital NHS Trust


Queen Mary's Sidcup NHS Trust


Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust


Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust


Royal Wolverhampton Hospital NHS Trust


Scarborough and North East Yorkshire NHS Trust


Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust


South Warwickshire General Hospitals NHS Trust


St George's Healthcare NHS Trust


Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust


The Lewisham Hospital NHS Trust


The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust


The Royal West Sussex NHS Trust


Trafford Healthcare NHS Trust


University Hospital of North Staffordshire Hospital NHS Trust


West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust


West Middlesex University NHS Trust


West Suffolk Hospital NHS Trust


Weston Area Health NHS Trust


Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust


Winchester and Eastleigh Healthcare NHS Trust


Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust


Worcestershire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust


Worthing and Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust



2008-09 NHS Trust unaudited summarisation schedules.