Crofton & Sharlston Medical Practice

Bank Holidays and other dates when the surgery is closed

The Practice will be closed on the following days:

  • Good Friday – 29th March
  • Easter Monday – 1st April
  • Early May – 6th May
  • Spring Bank Holiday – 27th May
  • Summer bank holiday – 26th August
  • Christmas Day – 25th December
  • Boxing Day – 26th December
  • New Year – 1st January

Should you require help whilst we are closed, please call the usual practice telephone number 01924 862621 and follow the instructions as appropriate.

  • 999 for an emergency
  • 111 for clinical advice

Please use your A&E Department for accidents and emergencies only

Please speak to your pharmacy who will be able to recommend over the counter treatments.

Please also remember the Wakefield Walk in Centre is open from 8am to 8pm and is based in Kings Street Wakefield.

Need to see a doctor? NHS 111 can help

If you need to see a doctor but can’t get to your local practice you may be able to be seen outside of normal practice hours.

Call 111 and if appropriate, the advisor will be able to schedule you an appointment with a GP – it may not be your usual one –  at a local venue. If you could be better treated elsewhere, they will be able to direct you to the best place to suit your needs. 111 is free to call at all times.

Experiencing a mental health problem?

If you are affected by a mental health issues over the bank holidays and are not already known to local mental health services, or call 111. If you are a service user already, you can access services via your Community Mental Health Team or the out of hours GP service. 

Call the Samaritans

Whatever you’re going through, a Samaritan will face it with you. We’re here 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Call us for free on 116 123

Emergency care

If you or someone you are with finds themselves in a life-threatening situation call 999 and ask for an ambulance. You will be taken to most appropriate place for your needs which in some case may not be your nearest hospital.