Staff Training Days
We are closed for Staff Training once per month on a Tuesday afternoon. The following dates are:-
- 15th March 2022
- 5th April 2022
- 24th May 2022
- 21st June 2022
- 19th July 2022
- 6th September 2022
- 11th October 2022
- 15th November 2022
- 10th January 2023
- 21st February 2023
On these days, the surgery will close at 12.00pm and will not re-open until the following morning.
When we are Closed
During out of hours (evening, weekends, bank holidays and staff training days) should your or your family require urgent medical help or advise but is not a life threatening situation please contact the NHS 111
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.
You can also visit the NHS Urgent Care Centre located on London Road (next to the BBC studio), this is a nurse led service offering health advice, this is open everyday from 7am - 9pm.
Your local pharmacy can also offer you advice and treatments if required for minor ailments. If you are exempt from prescription charges you pay qualify for the "Pharmacy First Scheme" Please ask your local pharmacy for more information.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and /or shortness of breath constitute an emergency. Please only ring for an ambulance or attend the hospital Accident and Emergency department if you have a serious or life threatening accident or emergency.