Access to care in Trafford

Trafford patients have access to GP care at all times over the winter holiday season:

Your GP practice is open each day 8am-6.30pm except bank holidays.

Saturday morning bookable GP and Practice Nurse appointments are available 9am – 1pm at:

  • Flixton Road Medical Centre, 132 Flixton Road, Urmston, M41 5BG
  • Boundary House  Medical Centre, 462 Northenden Road, Sale, M33  2RH

Appointments are bookable via your own practice reception.

The Urgent Care Centre and Walk-in Centre at Trafford General Hospital is open 8am – 8pm every day, including bank holidays for minor injuries and GP walk-in’s.

The Altrincham Minor Injury Unit at Altrincham Hospital, Altrincham, WA14 2RQ, is open every day except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day as follows:

  • Monday to Friday 8am – 8pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 10am – 6pm

For a range of minor injuries, including broken limbs and simple wounds.

  • The NHS 111 service is available 24 hours a day, every day, including bank holidays
  • GP Out of Hours service is available via NHS 111, every day, including bank holidays when your GP practice is closed
  • Community Pharmacies – If you feel like you are coming down with something, even if it just a cough or cold, please seek immediate advice from your local pharmacist before it becomes more serious. Trafford pharmacies are all part of a Minor Ailments Scheme and will give you advice and support and when necessary medication to care for minor conditions yourself.

Below are details of pharmacies open on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day:

Pharmacy opening times

Pharmacy   Christmas Day Boxing Day New Year’s Day
Timperley Pharmacy, 250 Stockport Road WA15 7UN 10:00 – 18:00 10:00 – 18:00 10:00 – 18:00
ASDA Stores, ASDA Stores, Barton Dock Road, Trafford Park M41 7ZA Closed 09:00 – 18:00 10:00 – 18:00
Boots  Altrincham Retail Park, Broadheath WA14 5GR Closed 09:00 – 18:00 09:00 – 18:00
Boots 10 Peel Avenue, The Trafford Centre, M17 8BD Closed 08:00 – 20:00 12:00 – 20:00
Boots Trafford Retail Park, Davyhulme M41 7FN Closed 11:00 – 17:00 11:00 – 17:00
Boots Stamford Quarter, Altrincham WA14 1RJ Closed 09:00 – 17:30 10:00 – 16:00
Lloyds (Sainsburys), Lloyd Street, Altrincham WA14 2SU Closed 10:00 – 16:00 10:00 – 16:00
Lloyds (Sainsburys), Eden Square, Urmston M41 0NA Closed 10:00 – 16:00 10:00 – 16:00
Conran Late Night Pharmacy 175 Moorside Road M41 5SJ 09:00 – 19:00 09:00 – 21:00 09:00 – 19:00

Urgent Dental Care in Trafford

In order to reduce the possibility of inappropriate attendance at A&E due to dental issues please click here to view the contact details for EMERGENCY Dental Care in Trafford.

For further information please email: England.gmdental@nhs.net