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Out of hours service
Please call 111 for medical advice or 999 for emergencies
Emergency calls are taken until 18:30.
Monday – 18:30pm - 8.00pm
Thursday - from 07:00 – 08:00
Saturday - last Saturday of the month – 08:00 – 12:00
All extended hours clinics are pre-booked appointments only.
When We Are Closed
Call NHS 111
NHS 111 offers free expert health information and advice 24-hours a day on 111 or at their website, www.nhs.uk which also offers an enquiry service. For deaf people and those heard of hearing, a telephone service is available on 0845 606 4647. If English is not your preferred language, you can use a confidential translation service.
Your Local Pharmacist
Your local pharmacist will be able to give you free health advice at any time – you don’t need an appointment. Many pharmacies operate extended hours on a rota basis. Call NHS 111 for details.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency, for example chest pains with shortness of breath or evidence of a stroke.
111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally.
Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:
Treat yourself at home
Go to a Primary Care Centre
If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.
Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.