If you telephone between 18:30 and 08:00 your call will automatically be diverted to the number of the out of hours emergency service. They will take your details, and you will then speak to a Doctor who will give you advice or arrange for a consultation if this is necessary. You will also be given the telephone number of NHS Direct.
NHS Direct: in the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS Direct(0845 4647) to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.