Simon Rigby, who is response for the estate and facilities at Musgrove Park Hospital, said:
“We’re advising members of the public and healthcare professionals that on Tuesday 1 May (today), from 12noon – 3pm, essential maintenance will be carried out on our telephone system.
“During this time, you will not be able to call through to our wards or departments.
“If you need to contact a certain ward or department during this time, please call the main hospital number 01823 333 444.
“We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding.”