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When the Surgery is closed, please ring 247029 as usual and you will be automatically transferred to the emergency medical service (Northern Doctors) who will contact the doctor on-call.

Between the hours of 6pm - 8am weekdays and throughout the weekend you can ring the emergency doctor service (Northern Doctors) directly on 0300 123 1851.

NHS Direct

In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS Direct (0845 4647) to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.


Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.


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