We will be closed at Easter on the following dates
Good Friday 2nd April 2021
Bank Holiday Monday 5th March 2021
If you or your family need urgent medical care when the surgery is closed, please phone the usual daytime surgery number and your call will be re-directed to the out-of-hours service.
You can also Dial 111, which provides a 24-hour advice and health information service
You can also visit the NHS Urgent Care Centre (prev known as Walk-in-Centre’s) on London Road (next to the BBC), a nurse-led drop-in service offering health advice, information and treatment of minor ailments. It is open 365 days a year from 07:00- 21:00. Telephone 0115 883 8500
Your local pharmacy can also offer you advice, and treatment if required for a range of minor ailments. Under the 'Pharmacy First Scheme' if you are exempt from prescription charges you will be able to get the same medicines the GP would have prescribed free of charge for head lice, temperature/fever, sore throat, earache, teething pain and pain relief for toothache/Urine infections/bacterial conjunctivitis/bites & stings. To access the service go to your local pharmacy.