When We Are Closed
Out of Hours Service
For urgent advice after the surgery is closed during the night and at weekends please telephone the Out of Hours Service on 111. The doctor will be able to give telephone advice and, if appropriate, offer consultation at the Emergency Centre. Should the doctor feel it necessary, a home visit will be arranged.
You can also contact NHS Direct which is a 24 hour advice line on 111 or their online service at www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk NHS Direct Online is a website providing high quality health information and advice. It is unique in being supported by a 24 hour nurse advice amd information helpline. If you use NHS Direct Online and are in any doubt about information you read or about what action you shouls take, you can call NHS Direct.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.