If you are not feeling well over the festive period, please take some time to think about where you should go for help.
Many common ailments, such as colds and flu or stomach upsets can be treated without you going to GPs or local hospitals. Pharmacists often provide the appropriate help or advice you need so you can enjoy your Christmas break with your family.
You can access appointments to see your GP during the evening or weekend
People in Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees can access GP services until 8.00pm on weekdays and up to 5.00pm on weekends and bank holidays in addition to 24 hour urgent care services at North Tees and Hartlepool hospitals.
The extended access GP centres are sited at:
- Chadwick Practice, One Life Centre, Hartlepool
- Tennant Street Medical Practice, Stockton-on-Tees
- Woodbridge Practice, Ingleby Barwick
The evening and weekend appointments are available to everyone registered with a GP in Hartlepool and Stockton-on-Tees and patients can book an appointment by contacting their GP practice or NHS 111.
Take control of your health and make sure you have a fully stocked medicine cabinet to help you deal with any unexpected illness. Be prepared by checking our guide here: https://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Pharmacy/Pages/Yourmedicinecabinet.aspx
Don’t forget there is the free NHS child health app gives easy to understand guidance on childhood illnesses. It can help you recognise when your child is unwell, and give advice on when and where to seek further treatment.
Here is the list of which pharmacies are open over the festive period.
|Pharmacy||Address||Telephone Number||25th December 2017||26th December 2017||1st January 2018|
|Asda Pharmacy||Marina Way, Hartlepool,|
|01642 623 300||Closed||09:00 - 18:00||09:00 - 18:00|
|Asda Pharmacy||Allensway, Thornaby, Stockton on Tees, TS17 9EN||01642 768 410||Closed||09:00 - 18:00||10:00 - 18:00|
|Asda Pharmacy||Portrack Lane, Stockton-On-Tees, TS18 2PB||01429 865 613||Closed||09:00 - 18:00||10:00 - 18:00|
|Boots||Unit 21b,Goodwood Square, Teesside Retail Park,|
Stockton-On-Tees, TS17 7BW
|01642 605 956||16:00 - 18:00||08:30 - 20:00||10:00 - 16:00|
|Boots||Anchor Retail Park, Marina Way, Hartlepool, TS24 0XR||01642 675 624||Closed||06:00 - 17:00||10:30 - 16:30|
|Boots||89 Shopping Centre,|
Middleton Grange, Hartlepool,
|01429 272 718||Closed||09:00 - 17:00||Closed|
|Boots||25 Queensway, Billingham, Cleveland, TS23 2ND||01642 553 263||Closed||08:30 - 17:30||Closed|
|Boots||58-63 High Street,|
Stockton-On-Tees, TS18 1BE
|01429 224 068||Closed||08:30 - 17:30||Closed|
|Headland Pharmacy||1 Grove Street, Hartlepool, Cleveland, TS24 0NY||01429 266 152||12:00 - 14:00||Closed||Closed|
|Lloyds Pharmacy||Whitehouse Farm Shopping Centre, Bishopton Road West, Stockton, TS19 0QB||01642 678 614|
01642 391 506
|Closed||09:00 - 17:00||09:00 - 17:00|
|Morrisons Pharmacy||Teesside Retail Park, Thornaby, Stockton-On-Tees, TS17 7BP||01642 607 074||Closed||10:00 - 16:00||10:00 - 16:00|
|Pharmacy 365||161-162 High Street, Stockton, TS18 1PL||01642 633 433||10:00 - 12:00||10:00 - 16:00||10:00 - 16:00|
|Tesco Instore Pharmacy||Durham Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS21 3LU||01642 385 247||16:00 - 18:00||Closed||Closed|