Within North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT)

  • Samples for Blood Sciences: (Biochemistry, Haematology and Immunology) should be sent via the air tube.
  • For Microbiology there are routine portering collections that deliver to Lime Walk Building.
  • Urgent samples for Microbiology should be arranged via the FM Helpdesk.

For Primary Care locations where Pathology Services are provided by North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT)

Sample collections are made by the Pathology’s appointed medical courier City Sprint. For queries regarding this service please email Sylvia Mutch, Pathology Admin Manager at