When We Are Closed
Routine GP and Practice Nurse appointments when your practice is closed:
EVENING and WEEKEND APPOINTMENTS in Bolton’s Extended Primary Care Service
As a patient at our practice, if you would like to see a GP or Practice Nurse for a routine appointment in an evening or at the weekend, we are able to offer you weekday evening and weekend appointments at one of the Bolton GP Extended Access Hubs in Bolton.
Bolton’s GP practices have joined together, through their Federation, to offer appointments in the evenings and at weekends. These appointments are with Bolton GPs and Bolton Practice Nurses and are available at a via the Extended Primary Care Service provided by Bolton GP Federation on behalf of practices across Bolton.
You can make an appointment to see a Doctor, an Advanced Nurse Practitioner or Practice Nurse in one of the Hubs in the same way as you book appointments with us, through the practice Reception.
Appointments are available across Bolton hosted at the following sites:
Deane Medical Centre Serving the South East of Bolton
Waters Meeting Health Centre Serving the North East of Bolton
Winifred Kettle Health Centre Serving the West of Bolton
Monday to Friday 6.30pm until 9.30pm
Sunday 9.30am- 1.00pm
If you wish to cancel your appointment please contact your GP practice, if your practice is closed please telephone 0161 763 8941 to cancel.
When neither surgery is open please telephone Out of Hours on 0161 763 8940, for more details on the Out of Hours service please log into:
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS Direct (111) to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.
Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.