THIS is how much money our hospital trust made from parking charges and penalty fines last year.
NHS Digital data shows that hospital trusts providing services for Sussex made a total £7,740,847 in the year to March 2020.
East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust made around £1.6 million through parking charges and penalty fines in the year to March 2020.
£1.2 million was paid by patients and visitors.
£455,104 was raked in through charging staff to park.
East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust provides NHS hospital and community services throughout East Sussex.
It provides services at two district general hospitals, Conquest Hospital and Eastbourne District General Hospital, community hospitals in Bexhill, Crowborough, Lewes, Rye and Uckfield and a number of clinics and health centres, GP surgeries and in people’s homes.