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20/10/2020 - the surgery will be closed for staff training from 12:30 til 18:30 on Thursday 22/10.  Please contact 111 or submit an eConsult when we are closed.

16/10/2020Due to the coronavirus outbreak, how you contact us will be different at the moment. This is to limit face-to-face contact whenever possible and help stop the spread of coronavirus.

Your GP practice is open and if you need to see your doctor or nurse, please contact us. All appointments are now triaged and are being delivered via telephone, video or online with face-to-face appointments booked when needed.  You will be advised on the best approach for you.

Our opening hours are 08:00-18:30 Monday to Friday.

Appointments are being delivered face-to-face, online and over the telephone. If you are asked to come into the surgery for a face-to-face appointment, please remember to wear a face covering and wait in your car or outside until called on your mobile. Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery

Please do not come to the surgery unless you have an appointment.

If you are waiting for a check-up, please be assured we will be in touch

For serious or life threatening emergencies call 999, for urgent medical queries call 111.

07/10/2020 - book your flu vaccine today - at risk groups only.

16/09/2020 - our flu vaccine main delivery is due 28th September.  We will be operating a drive through clinic from the Magnet Leisure Centre car park which will be by appointment only.  Text message invites will be going out shortly to invite patients to book their vaccination.  Operating a drive-through clinic will help keep you and our staff safe from COVID.

16/09/2020 - the following link may help parents with children at school understand when to keep them home, when to get them COVID tested and when to send them back to school.

15/09/2020 - we understand that there is a National capacity issue with COVID testing and patients may be finding it hard to get a test done.  Please only book a test if you have symptoms and only within the 1st 5 days of having symptoms.  Patients who can not get a test within the first 5 days will need to isolate without a test for 14 days.  Your GP surgery has no ability to prioritise or request a test for you.

14/09/2020 - the surgery will be closed for staff training from 12:30 on Thursday 17th September 2020.  Call 111 when we are closed.


22/05/2020 - please click here to find out how to get medical care over the bank holiday weekend. The surgery will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday 25/05/2020.

05/05/2020 -  The surgery will be open on Bank Holiday Friday 8th May. 

24/04/2020 - Health advice during Ramadan - click here.

08/04/2020 - During this challenging time, we are open from 08:30 to 18:00 on Good Friday and Easter Monday. Should you need to contact us, please first submit an eConsultation via the link below. If you are concerned about Covid-19 symptoms please use the NHS111 online service”


19/03/2020 - PRESCRIPTIONS - are taking longer to process due to volumes and staff shortage.  Please do not ask for additional medications as this will only delay issue and cause supply chain problems.  We will not be allowing stockpiling.

12/0303/2020 - in light of the spread of Coronavirus, the surgery has put a temporary suspension on the booking of online appointments. Please use eConsult to request an appointment - we will triage your request and offer you the most appropriate advice or appointment. This may include a telephone or video consultation. Click here to start an eConsult..

14/02/2020 - click here to see the latest advise in relation to the Coronavirus.

11/02/2020 - sign up for the free a 6-week structured stress management program delivered by The Preventative Healthcare Service. Click here for more information.

November 2019 - Introducing Diabetes Group Consultations, our new approach to supporting us to deliver high quality routine care more efficiently.  Group Consultations are one to one medical appointments delivered by a clinician within a group setting.  

97% of patients who attend Group Consultations would recommend this type of appointment to a friend or family.  The average patient satisfaction rating is 4.7 out of 5. 

Bringing you a patient centred & efficient way to deliver personalised patient care.

14/11/2019 - Self Care Week 18-24th November 2019.  Making small changes can make a big difference for life!  View the tool kit here.

13/11/2019 - Carers Rights Day 21st November 2019.  Drop in for a coffee and a chat with your local carers service, Signal4Carers at Maidenehad Library 15:00 til 19:00.

10/09/2019 - If you are 65 or over, please book an appointment for a flu vaccination at the surgery as soon as possible to get protected this winter.  Clinics start on 17th September.

If you are under 65 and in one of the at risk groups then please be aware that the flu vaccine for you is not due until next month and we will contact you directly when available.

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