How To: Get Help When Closed
In the event of a medical emergency dial 999
NHS 111 service
NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help, whatever the time. NHS 111 is a service that was introduced to make it easier for you to access local NHS healthcare services in England. You can call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones. You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it’s not a life-threatening situation.
Call 111 if:
- You need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency
- You think you need to go to A&E or need another NHS urgent care service
- You don’t know who to call or you don’t have a GP to call
- You need health information or reassurance about what to do next
When the surgery is closed an Out of Hours service is provided for urgent medical advice and attention at Stamford Hospital until 11.00pm and then at Grantham Hospital until 8.00am Access this service via NHS 111.
Peterborough City Hospital is the nearest Accident and Emergency Department.
Accessing Medicines Out of Hours
If you run out of your medicines outside of normal opening hours and need some urgently, there are a few ways to get an emergency supply quickly, including if you’re away from home.
You can use the NHS Pharmacy Service Search https://beta.nhs.uk/find-a-pharmacy/ or call NHS 111 for advice.
How do I:
Opening Hours (Mon-Fri):
Surgeries: 8.30am - 6.00pm
& 6.30pm - 8.00pm Monday to Friday (
Reception: 8.15am - 6.00pm
8.00am - 6.30pm
8.30am - 6.00pm
Phlebotomy (Blood Tests):
8.40am to 11.40am (transport of specimens to the lab limits the service times)
40 North Road, Bourne, PE10 9BT
40 North Road,
Bourne, PE10 9BT