Evening and weekend appointments now available
Patients who are registered at this practice can now book an appointment to see a GP or nurse on weekday evenings or at the weekends. Appointments will either take place at this practice or at Queens Road Surgery or Tanfield View Surgery, Stanley. Talk to the practice receptionist to find out more or to book an appointment.
During normal surgery hours, the practice remains your first point of contact for all routine requests.
NHS 111 is the number to call when you need medical help fast but it's not a life-threatening emergency. Calls to 111 are FREE from landlines and mobiles and NHS 111 is available 24/7, every day of the year.
Call 111 when:
- You think you need to go to A&E or to another NHS urgent care service
- Your GP is closed and you need healthcare advice
- You don't know who to call for medical help
Call 999 for life threatening emergencies such as:
- Major accident or burns
- Severe breathlessness
- Severe bleeding
- Loss of consciousness
- Severe chest pain