Changing your appointment

If you have received an appointment from our office but it is not convenient and you would like to request an alternative location, date or time, please fill in the change of appointment request form. Alternatively you can contact us by one of the means below:



Bolton, Bury and Rochdale Breast Screening Service,
Royal Bolton Hospital,
Minerva Road,



You can email the screening office at



01204 390454 (9.00am to 4.30pm). (Monday – Friday)

If you write to us, please don’t forget to include your full name, address, date of birth and screening reference number if you have one (this is the number commencing with ‘PBO’ found at the top left hand side of any correspondence).

If you do telephone, we can often deal with your call more quickly in the afternoon. Please have your screening reference number available if you have one (see above).

We will send you a confirmation letter with your new appointment details.

Visitor restrictions

To protect you and our staff during the current outbreak of Covid-19 we’ve put in place significant restrictions on hospital visitors.

Full details of these can be found on our website.

We would like to thank you for your understanding and helping us stop the spread of Covid-19.

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