Public Holidays

The Practice will be open or closed as below:

  • New Year – Closed on 1 January
  • New Year – Closed on 2 January
  • Easter Monday – 1 April – Open for pre-booked appointments only. Emergencies call 999 or 111
  • Local Holiday – Monday 8 April – Open for pre-booked appointments only. Emergencies call 999 or 111
  • May Day – Monday 6 May – Open for pre-booked appointments only. Emergencies call 999 or 111
  • Spring Bank Holiday – Monday 27 May – Open for pre-booked appointments only. Emergencies call 999 or 111
  • Summer Bank Holiday 22 July – Open for pre-booked appointments only. Emergencies call 999 or 111
  • Autumn Bank Holiday 7 October – Open for pre-booked appointments only. Emergencies call 999 or 111
  • Christmas Day – Closed on 25 December
  • Boxing Day – Closed on 26 December

Please make sure that you order any repeat medication in sufficient time to allow the prescription to be processed and ready at the pharmacy.

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.

Protected Learning Time

In common with the majority of Dundee practices we are closed a number of afternoons per year to participate in a protected learning programme for staff training and continuing professional development.

The dates of closure are published in the newsletter and on notices.

NHS 24 provides emergency cover when the building is closed.

Dates for practice closure for training are as follows

The practice closes every Friday from 12.45pm – 2.00pm for staff training.