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Welcome to Lifeboat Quay Medical Centre

Welcome to our Practice. We provide many services to help you manage your health. We work very closely with our allied community nursing, and health visiting teams. The Practice offers the services of stop smoking advisor, and other local services to help our patients with their health and wellbeing.

Our aim is to provide an effective, efficient and fair health care service to all our patients by:

  • Putting our patients at the centre of what we do
  • Having a professional integrated primary healthcare team who are suitably qualified and trained
  • Offering our services in a safe, supportive and suitably equipped environment

This website has been developed to help our patients manage their health and well being with access to local services in your area, as well as information about our Practice, and signposting you to the service you need. We welcome any comments or suggestions you may have.

Dementia Friendly
Proud to be a Parkrun Practice
Armed Forces veteran friendly accredited GP Practice

News & Announcements

Get to the help you need — use 111 online

The NHS 111 online service can assess and direct people to the most appropriate local service, including urgent treatment centres, GP practices, and consultations with a pharmacist.

Stay well this winter

The colder winter months can have a significant impact on your health and wellbeing. Find advice on how to stay healthy and well this winter.

Boost Your Immunity This Winter

People urged not to ignore COVID-19 booster invitation – as difficult winter could lie ahead It’s that time of the year when colds and flu sweep through the nation. This year it’s more important than ever to get a booster jab, not only against the flu but also COVID-19.  The NHS are urging people not … Read more

Better Health: Every Mind Matters

Looking after your mental health. There are little things we can all do to help look after our mental health. Having good mental health helps us relax more, achieve more and enjoy our lives more.

Know who to turn to for your healthcare

We want to help you get the right medical assistance when you’re ill, injured or have a long term condition. Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.

Pharmacist

When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines

GP Surgery

Our doctors and nurses can help when you have an illness or injury that won't go away

Dentist

When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

Optician

Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?

Self Help

Common conditions: sore throat, UTIs, flu-like symptoms, hayfever etc.

Health & Wellbeing

Advice, tips and tools to help with health and wellbeing

NHS Out-of-hours

When your GP and local pharmacy are closed

Hospital & Minor injury

You will usually need a GP referral, except in an emergency.

Accident & Emergency

When an illness or injury is serious or life-threatening