Out of Hours

Updated on 9th February 2018 at 1:24 pm

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HOW TO ACCESS HEALTH SERVICES WHEN THE SURGERY IS CLOSED

NHS 111

For general advice – dial 111 – the 24 hour urgent health care advice service.  For more information visit the NHS Choices website.

For URGENT medical attention – dial 111 and your call will be dealt with accordingly.

Dial 999 ONLY in a serious emergency.

Pharmacists are qualified experts in the use of medicines and are happy to give advice on common symptoms and medicines.  Some medications can be dispensed  under the Pharmacy First Project (free of charge) without a prescription, to people with low income or over 60 years old.  These include Thrush and Head Lice Treatment.