Know what’s open this Christmas

Only on weekends and bank holidays are GP services limited. On all other days surgeries are open from 8am to 6.30pm as normal.

Additional GP appointments to be made on weekends, into the evenings until 8pm and even on bank holidays. Patients are advised of the appointments by their own surgery, but the appointments may be at another practice and not with your usual doctor.

December 23rd, 28th, 29th and 30th are normal working days so surgeries will be open as normal from 8am until 6.30pm.

Many pharmacies in Bury are open as normal over the festive holidays. Pharmacists offer expert health advice and recommend over-the-counter medicines that offer relief from the most common illnesses and winter ailments such as colds, headaches, cuts or an upset stomach. Patients are advised to telephone their usual pharmacy before travelling, as opening hours may vary during the holiday period.

Click here for full details on pharmacy and GP surgery opening times.

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