Out of Hours
If you need an emergency doctor between 6.30pm to 8.00am (weekdays) and weekends 6.30pm Friday to Monday 8.00am, also Bank holidays, please telephone NHS 111 (dial 111). Your telephone call will then be triaged and you will be directed to the most appropriate service in accordance with your condition.
Please note that if an ambulance is required one will be despatched in the same time as if you had called 999 directly.
If you are confronted by a serious problem that you feel is life threatening you can continue to dial 999 for an ambulance. Chest pains, or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.