PHARMACIES open on MONDAY 31st August
Not all pharmacies will be open this Bank holiday. See the table below for a those confirmed open on Monday 31st August. Other pharmacies may be open, but we suggest that you ring and check them before travelling if they aren’t listed here.
|Pharmacy name||Address||Tel no.||Opening Times|
|Boots||22-23 Grand Arcade Wigan WN1 1BH||01942 242 788||10.30am – 4.30pm|
|Asda Pharmacy||Asda Superstore Atherleigh Way Leigh WN7 5RZ||01942 266 812||9am – 6pm|
|Asda Pharmacy||Edge Green Lane Golborne WA3 3SP||01942 407 010||9am – 6pm|
|Asda Pharmacy||Soho Street Robin Park Wigan WN5 0XA||01942 527 319||9am – 6pm|
|Lloyds Pharmacy||Sainsburys Wothington Way Marus Bridge Greater ManchesterWN3 6XA||01942 829755||9am – 5pm|
|Tesco In-Store Pharmacy||Spinning Jenny Way Leigh WN7 4PE||0345 671 9347||9am – 6pm|
|Tesco In-Store Pharmacy||Central Park Way Wigan WN1 1XS||0191 693 6396||9am – 6pm|
Go online to www.111.nhs.uk or ring NHS 111 (dial 1-1-1) to get advice on symptoms and help to find the right service.
The website and phonelines are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, including bank holidays and weekends.
111 also able to book you a GP appointment on an evening, in the night and on a weekend with the Out of Hours GP service.
Evening, Weekend AND BANK HOLIDAY GP Services
GP Evening and Weekend Appointments
If your GP is closed, or there isn’t an available appointment, you can ring the GP Evening and Weekend Appointment Service (also called the Extended Hours service) on 01942 482848.
They offer appointments on evenings 6.30-8pm and on weekends and bank holidays 10am-4pm (except Christmas Day and New Year’s Day).
GP Out of Hours
The GP Out of Hours service is available 6.30pm on an evening until 8am the next day and all weekend (or 6.30pm on a Friday until 8am on the Monday morning), including all bank holidays.
They offer emergency GP services throughout the night, including home visits when necessary. To speak to the GP Out of Hours service, call NHS 111 by phoning 111.
EVENING, WEEKEND AND BANK HOLIDAY DENTAL SERVICES
If you need help with an urgent dental problem, call the Greater Manchester Urgent Dental Care Service on 0333 332 3800, available from 8am to 10pm every day, including weekends and bank holidays.
You can only get an appointment with this service if you don’t have a dentist, or if your dentist is closed.
The Walk-in-Centre in Leigh is open 365 days a year, including bank holidays from 7am-9pm. It is currently open at this time but this may change.
There are other walk-in-centres in other Boroughs that may be nearer to you. Please phone before visiting at this time.