The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Chest X-ray service

Got a cough? Get a check?

(From 1st May 2023)

If you're over 40 and have had a cough for over three weeks, you can get a free chest X-ray. 

You can: 

  • Walk-in to an X-ray service
  • Call 0113 733 4974

Check if you're eligible

  •  Aged 40 or over
  • Registered with a Leeds GP

One or more of the following:

  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Loss of weight or appetite
  • Coughing up blood
  • A change in voice
  • A lump in the neck
  • Chest pain
  • Fatigue or tiredness

You must not have had a chest X-ray in the last two months.

Where can I get an X-ray?

  • Leeds General Infirmary
  • St James's University Hospital
  • Seacroft Hospital
  • St George's Centre, Middleton
  • Wharfedale Hospital
  • Chapel Allerton Hospital