When We Are Closed
If you need to access medical care out of hours, ring 111. This number is free to call both from land lines and from mobile phones.
NHS 111 provide cover for all urgent primary care requirements from 18:30 – 08:00 Monday to Friday, from 18:30 on Friday evenings until 08:00 on Monday mornings and all day on Public holidays.
If you need treatment out of hours, NHS 111 will contact the local out of hours provider WestCall directly on your behalf.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
To find a pharmacy open near you over the Christmas period please click the link below:
Berkshire Pharmacies Xmas 2017
Reading Walk-In Centre
Reading Walk-in Health Centre is located on the first floor of the Broad Street Mall in Reading town centre and offers a wide range of GP-led services. The Walk-in Health Centre is an 8am to 8pm service, open to registered and unregistered patients with or without an appointment, 365 days per year. Please note that after 5.00pm on Sundays when the Broad Street Mall is closed, entrance to the Centre is only possible using the door near to Burger King.