Evenings/ Weekends/ Bank Holidays

PHARMACIES open on MONDAY 25th may

Not all pharmacies will be open this Bank holiday.  See the table below for a those confirmed open on Monday 25th May:

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 10am – 4pm
Trayners Chemist 108 Market Street Hindley Wigan WN2 3AY 01942 255 295 9am – 12pm
Boots Robin Park 37 Loire Drive Wigan WN5 0UH 01942 222 604 11am –  5pm

NHS 111

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.


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.

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