Out of Hours
We close for staff meetings and training between 12.30 and 13.30 Monday to Friday, but we take calls during that time too so if there is an emergency, we will deal with it as soon as possible.
If needed, patients can ring the back door in an absolute emergency.
Non-urgent advice: When We Are Closed
We have an arrangement with an out-of-hours provider called Go to Doc to take your emergency calls after 18:00, at weekends and on public holidays. Please call the usual surgery number and you will be diverted to the service.
24 hour medical advice is also available from NHS111, just dial 111 for assistance.
Cancellation of Appointment
Please note that patients CAN NOW contact the extended access service on this number: 0161 470 7025 to leave a cancellation message
You will be asked for your name, DOB, the time/ Date/ Location of your appointment and this will come through to our team as a recorded message.
Walk-in centres offer fast access to health advice and treatment. They are open to anyone on a drop-in basis and provide minor treatments, information about local health services and self-help advice.
They are mainly nurse led and nearest ones are:
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.