Do you need an appointment when the Surgery is closed, in the evening or over the weekend?
If you need to see a GP or a Nurse in the evening, over the weekend or bank holidays, please ring 01942 482848 between 8.00am – 8.00pm weekdays and between 8.00am and 4.00pm on Saturdays and Sundays and Bank Holidays. You will be given an extended hours appointment at a local clinic/hub in the Wigan Borough.
NHS 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.
Accident & Emergency
Nearest available is Leigh Walk-in-Centre, and is open from 7am till 9pm every day. Alternatively Wigan RAEI, Bolton Royal Hospital, Manchester Royal hospital, Salford Royal Hospital Accident and Emergency Departments are open 24 hours.
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.