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Non-urgent advice: NEW Data Sharing

Read about how your data from GP medical records will be shared from 1st September 2021.

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Non-urgent advice: COVID-19 Updates

Please do not visit the GP practice without an appointment.

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Out of Hours and Emergencies

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.

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

In case of a life threatening emergency, please dial 999

Practice Telephone Numbers

All enquiries01249 712232

Emergencies01249 714949

(Phone for request between 8am and 10.30am)

Out of Hours

NHS 111

(between 6.30pm and 8am weekdays and 24 hours weekends and bank holidays)

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