Holiday and Training Closures

Holiday Closures

We will be closed on the following days:

  • Good Friday, April 19th 2019
  • Easter Monday, April 22nd, 2019
  • May Day, Monday May 6th, 2019
  • May Bank Holiday, Monday, May 27th, 2019
  • August Bank Holiday, Monday, May 26th, 2019

For urgent medical attention you can contact our out of hours service by ringing the usual surgery number or dialling 111.  In an emergency, dial 999.

Training Closures

To ensure that our staff are properly trained, the practice takes part in internal and external training sessions.  To minimise confusion, sessions take place on Wednesdays wherever possible.

The practice is closed between 12.30pm and 2.00pm on the first Wednesday of each month – during this period, we can be contacted in an emergency on 0191 5256178 or 079350234820 (please note these numbers will not be manned at any other time).

The practice also takes part in the City Wide training sessions.  The practice is open as usual until 12 noon, after which you can telephone 111 for advice.

The sessions planned for 2019 – 20 are as follows (they are all Wednesdays):

  • Wednesday, 13th February, 2019
  • Wednesday, 6th March, 2019
  • Wednesday, 15th May, 2019
  • Wednesday, 19th June, 2019
  • Wednesday, 17th July, 2019
  • Wednesday, 18th September, 2019
  • Wednesday, 16th October, 2019
  • Wednesday, 4th December, 2019
  • Wednesday, 12th February, 2020
  • Wednesday, 18th March, 2020


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