Out of Hours
Dial 111. The NHS 111 service now administer the out of hours cover for the Practice area from 6.00 pm until 8.30 am on weekdays and also from 6.00 pm Fridays until 8.30 am Mondays (plus Public Holidays)
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS Direct (0845 4647) to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.
Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.