When We Are Closed
NHS 111 (telephone: 111) provide cover when The Practice is closed. You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it’s not a life-threatening situation.
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you. For immediate, life-threatening emergencies, you should continue to call 999.
For more information about the NHS 111 service please click on the link below
NHS Choices information on NHS 111
If you have an acute problem you can be seen at the walk-in centre at The Integrated Care Centre on a drop in basis. 08:00 to 08:00.
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.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.