May Day GP and pharmacy times

NHS Borders.
NHS Borders.

All health centres and GP practices in the Borders, with the exception of Roxburgh Street Surgery in Galashiels, will be closed for the May Day bank holiday on Monday, May 4.

If you or someone you care for is unwell and can’t wait until your GP surgery re-opens, contact the NHS 24 helpline on 111. If the condition is immediately life threatening, dial 999 for an emergency ambulance.

If you or someone you care for requires medicines regularly, make sure you order and collect repeat prescriptions in good time to ensure you have enough medicine to last over the holiday weekend.

Some local pharmacies will be open but with reduced hours.

Closed on Monday, May 4: Grays Pharmacy, Chirnside; Coldstream Pharmcay; GLM Romanes, Eyemouth; GLM Romanes, Greenlaw.

Open on Monday, May 4: G L Romanes, Duns from 9am-1pm; and Boots Pharmacy, Kelso from 8.30am-4pm.

Other Border pharmacies open on Monday are: Galashiels - Boots Pharmacy, 8.30am-8pm, M Farren Ltd, 9am-5.30pm, and Tesco Pharmacy, 9am-6pm; Lindsay & Gilmour at Hawick, 9-6pm; Lindsay & Gilmour, Selkirk, 9am-1pm and 2pm-5pm.

General advice and information can be found at www.nhsinform.co.uk or contact NHS inform on 0800 22 44 88.