Welcome to Chingford Medical Practice.
With patient’s needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Need to see a doctor over Christmas and New Year?
If you need to see a GP over the festive period, please ring your GP to make an appointment.
If your own GP practice is closed, you can book GP appointments in Waltham Forest by calling 020 8519 3999 and – when this booking line is closed – by calling the NHS 111 number.
The NHS 111 number is available 24 yours a day, seven days a week and advice can be given on the most appropriate health care service which includes access to GP appointments.
Information on GP and pharmacy opening hours over Christmas and New Year is also available online at www.walthamforestccg.nhs.uk and also below.
PHARMACIES OPEN Christmas & New Year Bank Holiday in Waltham Forest
New Years Day
Leyton Orient Pharmacy (E10)
020 8539 2828
Leyton Green Pharmacy (E17)
020 8539 5984
Blue Dew Pharmacy (E17)
020 3689 9040
Lloyds Pharmacy (E4)
020 8527 7368
Boots the Chemist E17)
020 8520 7017
Asda Instore Pharmacy (E10)
020 8988 8317
Boots the Chemist (E4)
020 8529 2628
Boots the Chemist (E11)
020 8539 2550
Morrison’s Pharmacy (E4)
020 8527 1331
These hours have been verified; however it is still advisable to check that the pharmacy is open first.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
When to use it – You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it’s not a life-threatening situation, you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergency.
Further information is available from NHS 111 (dial 111) or the internet at www.nhs.uk
Please note that Sunday 24th and 31st December are not bank holidays and most pharmacies should be open as normal, but some may be closed or offering reduced hours so it is advisable to call your local pharmacy to check.
NB: Your nearest pharmacy open maybe in another borough.