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Iffley Ward

Welcome to Iffley Ward.  We look after high risk antenatal women, high risk postnatal women and their babies, plus women with babies requiring transitional care.


Ward visiting hours:  08.00 - 21.00 (partner/supporter and siblings only)

Open visiting:  14.00 - 21.00 (no children under 16 years of age other than siblings please)

Number of visitors allowed:  Partner and two visitors per bed

How to get here

Park in multi-storey car park in Craven Road. From multi-storey car park either walk along Craven Road to Maternity Unit or exit car park on Level 2 and follow signs to Maternity Unit. Take lift or stairs in Maternity Unit to Level 4.

Staff details

Sister: Lindsay Cox
 All Obstetricians
Director of Midwifery: Gill Valentine

Any other information

Minimal storage available on ward, pack for overnight – two day stay, partners can always bring in extra things for you!

Nearby facilities

Nearest refreshment point
Facility for parents to make drinks in family room. Cold water dispenser on Unit.

  • Convenience store (Main Entrance Block)
  • Coffee bar (Main Entrance Block)
  • Restaurant on level 1 (South Block)
  • League of Friends shop and tea bar (Maternity Block)

Useful Contacts

Iffley Ward
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
London Road

0118 322 7323


  • CONTACT DETAILS: Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, London Road, Reading RG1 5AN
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