Parkside Medical Centre will be closed on Monday 19 September for the Bank Holiday

The Government have announced that Monday 19 September, the date of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s State Funeral, will be a national bank holiday.

This means that all patient appointments on this day will be cancelled and re-scheduled where possible. We are currently contacting all patients who are affected by this.

If you require an urgent GP appointment on this day, patients aged over 5 can use NHS 111 online or all aged can contact them by phone, dial – 111.

Please be reminded that some pharmacies will remain open. Find one open near you by visiting www.nhs.uk – Find a Pharmacy

If you require urgent dental care, please call the Greater Manchester Urgent Dental Care Service helpline – 0333 332 3800.

Mental health support can be found on the Greater Manchester Mental Health website. Their 24/7 helpline number is 0800 953 0285.

Military personnel, reservists and veterans requiring mental health support can refer themselves to Op COURAGE. For information on Op COURAGE and contact details, please visit www.nhs.uk/opcourage.

In an emergency, always call 999.

Thank you for your understanding and patience during this time.