PLEASE NOTE THAT WE WILL BE CLOSED FOR ALL PUBLIC BANK HOLIDAYS
If you have a medical emergency when the surgery is closed please dial 111. When you call the out-of-hours service you will be required to answer questions in order for the best help to be arranged for you. The information will be taken by an experienced administrator who will pass your details on to the healthcare professionals on duty they will contact you and offer you telephone advice or make appropriate arrangements for you to be seen.
There is NO facility for leaving a message on the surgery telephone system when the surgery is closed.
Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
You should only leave the house for very limited purposes:
shopping for basic necessities, for example food and medicine, which must be as infrequent as possible
one form of exercise a day, for example a run, walk, or cycle – alone or with members of your household
any medical need, including to donate blood, avoid or escape risk of injury or harm, or to provide care or to help a vulnerable person
travelling for work purposes, but only where you cannot work from home
Important - These reasons are exceptions – even when doing these activities, you should be minimising time spent outside of the home and ensuring you are 2 metres apart from anyone outside of your household.
There is separate advice about staying at home if: