When We Are Closed
NHS 24 is now responsible for providing care overnight from 18:00 to 08:00, at weekends, training days, public holidays or protected learning afternoons.
Telephone Number for NHS 24 - 111
(If you call the health centre on 01236 801677 and we are closed the answer machine will give you the number to call for emergencies)
If you require to use text phone you can use all of NHS 24's services by dialing 18001 111.
NHS24 web site: NHS24.com
Dial 999 for loss of consciousness for more than a few minutes, possible strokes, heart attacks, severe breathing difficulties, serious accidents, fits in someone who is not known to be epileptic or fits longer than 10 minutes in epileptics.
Local chemists can give advice and treatment for many minor ailments e.g. colds, sore throats, bites, rashes etc. They can offer advice about over the counter medications to treat these conditions. For some people this may be free of charge. Remember that you can see your pharmacist for minor ailments and illnesses any time, not just when we are closed.
NHS Scotland Services
Through the NHS Directory, you can find the names, addresses, opening times and service details for thousands of NHS services throughout Scotland, such as dentists, opticians and sexual health clinics.