What to do when we are closed
For confidential health advice and information call 111, available 24 hours a day. They will direct you to the best place to get treatment, including:
- GP Out of hours
- Minor injuries service
- Urgent care centre
- Minor emergencies
111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally.
Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.
As qualified healthcare professionals, they can offer clinical advice and over-the-counter medicines for a range of minor illnesses, such as coughs, colds, sore throats, tummy trouble and aches and pains.
If symptoms suggest it’s something more serious, pharmacists have the right training to make sure you get the help you need. For example they will tell you if you need to see a GP, nurse or other healthcare professional.
If you need help finding your closest pharmacy click here
Many illnesses and injuries can be treated at home. Ensure you are well stocked with pain killers, anti-diarrhoeal medicine, rehydration mixture, indigestion remedies, plasters and a thermometer.