When we are closed

Out of Hours

UC24 provide out of hours cover for our patients. If you should require medical advice, assistance or a visit when the surgery is closed please dial 111.   Please note that calls to the 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles.  

In a genuine emergency you should call 999.  Chest pains and or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

Walk-in Centres

All Walk-in Centres including the one based in Old Swan Health Centre are open 8 am - 8 pm 7 days a week.   The Nurse Practitioners can assist and advice on minor ailments and injuries and are a good alternative to sitting in a busy A&E Department. 

Smithdown Minor Injuries Unit

Smithdown Minor Injuries Unit are also open each day between  8 am - 8 pm.  

Closed For Training Purposes

It is important for all our team to keep up-to-date with training  to enable us to  provide the best possible service to our patients.  Therefore  the Practice will be closed on the last Wednesday afternoon of each month between 1.00 pm -   4.00 pm.  However, UC24 our Out of Hours Service will be available for emergencies during this time.  Please dial our surgery number 0151 285 3737 for details.