When We Are Closed
Out-of-hours cover for the surgery is provided by the BADGER co-operative, a service run by local GP's. Advice, consultations or home visits are provided as appropriate. Consultations at BADGER are strictly by appointment only.
BADGER Tel: 0300 555 9999
18:30 08:30 weekdays and
18:30 Friday to 08:30 Monday
When to use it
You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it's not a life-threatening situation.
Call 111 if:
- you need medical help fast but it's not a 999 emergency
- you think you need to go to A&E or need another NHS urgent care service
- you don't know who to call or you don't have a GP to call
- you need health information or reassurance about what to do next
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.