If you are taking a medication regularly for an ongoing condition, we can help you manage your repeat prescriptions.
We dispense paper and electronic prescriptions promptly and can give you advice on how to get the most benefit from your medication.
The Electronic Prescription Service (EPS) enables prescriptions to be sent electronically from the GP practice to the pharmacy.
As a Healthy Living Pharmacy, our pharmacists and trained assistants can give you advice on medicines, minor ailments and having a healthy lifestyle. We advise you to visit your pharmacist before seeing the doctor about minor ailments such as hayfever and headlice.
We provide the Healthy Start Vitamins scheme to eligible mothers, babies and children as part of the government's UK-wide scheme. Call us or ask in store for more information.
If you take several medicines or are on long-term medication, this service will allow you to find out more about your medicines, solve any problems you may be having and get the most benefit out of your medication.
Eligible NHS patients can have the flu-jab free. Contact us to find out if you qualify for a free flu-jab. It is also available as a private service for a competitive price.
If you have been prescribed medicine for a long-term illness for the first time, the pharmacist will give you advice on how to take the medicine safely and most efficiently during two follow-up consultations. This service is only for patients who have been prescribed certain medicines, ask us to find out if you are eligible.
If you have any unwanted medication, please return it to us in store where we will dispose of it safely.
We comply with the Data Protection Act and NHS code of confidentiality to keep a record of the prescriptions we have dispensed for you as well as the services we have provided to you. If you want to discuss your record, please ask a member of staff.
We offer this service free of charge from several local GPs and we can also deliver medication to your home. Ask us for more details about this service.
Please ask a member of staff for advice on the wide range of over the counter medicines and products which we stock.
If you require emergency contraceptives, we provide a confidential and discreet service. The pharmacist will have a short consultation with you and offer the appropriate advice and if suitable, recommend the appropriate emergency contraceptive medication. This is a private/ paid service.
We provide a full range of travel vaccines for a variety of countries around the world in partnership with Pharmavaccs. We have a comprehensive stock of malaria medication, and are a designated Yellow Fever Vaccination Centre authorised by NaTHNaC (as the regulatory body for England, Wales and Northern Ireland), to administer yellow fever vaccine in accordance with International Health Regulations (2005). Please visit the Pharmavaccs website or contact us to book an appointment.
We can give you information and advice on the wide range of contraceptives which we stock, as well as provide you with general sexual health advice.
Being overweight can lead to a number of health problems and also affect your confidence. If you need help and support with weight loss, come in for a short consultation and see how we can help you achieve your goals. We offer a number of treatment options including Lipotrim and Orlistat.
We have trained staff who can carry out free blood pressure checks and give you advice on how to reduce your blood pressure if necessary.
We carry out cholesterol tests in our pharmacy and give you an instant reading. We can provide you with further advice on maintaining a healthy lifestyle if needed.
We can test your blood glucose levels in store and provide you with an instant reading and consultation. We can also direct you to further information and support where necessary.
In emergencies, we may be able to help if you need medicines and cannot contact your doctor. Please note that this may incur a charge.
We carry out private and confidential consultations for erectile dysfunction and can supply you with appropriate medication.
We are passionate about helping people to quit smoking. Our advisers are experienced and qualified in this area. We understand that different people require a different type of support during the process. With a wide range of products and regular consultations, we work together with you to help you quit smoking.
Hair loss can affect men and women. Some people find it a natural process and others find it difficult to accept it. We have a number of products (including Propecia) that can help reduce your hair loss. Come in for a short consultation with one of our advisers.
We can supply salbutamol inhalers following a consultation to suitable patients. Ask in store for more details.