Beccles Medical Centre

01502712662 St Mary'S Road , Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9NX

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 33 ratings for this GP surgery


Beccles Medical Centre serves around 20,000 patients from the town of Beccles and the surrounding villages. The practice is housed in three adjacent buildings in the grounds of the local community hospital.

This is a friendly, stable four Partner Practice, working with their team of salaried GPs and Nurse Practitioners. We have been involved in teaching medical students from the University of East Anglia since October 2005 and have also obtained Training Practice Status.

We have over 30 full and part-time reception and clerical staff.

Please see our website for further information:

Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:00 - 18:30
Friday 08:00 - 18:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Surgery times

Monday 08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:00 - 18:30
Friday 08:00 - 18:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Out of hours

If you are confronted by a serious problem such as severe chest pain or severe bleeding, telephone 999 and ask for an ambulance.

NHS 111 is a country wide service. You can call 111 when you need medical help fast, but it's not a 999 emergency. NHS 111 is a fast and easy way to get the right help whatever the time.

Out of Hours service cover is provided from 6:30pm to 8:00am Monday to Friday and at weekends and Bank Holidays

There is a walk-in centre in Norwich (Rouen House, Rouen Road, Norwich, NR1 1RB) open from 8.30am to 7.30pm 7 days a week who can be contacted for health advice, information or treatment.

Last verified on 14/07/2017

Additional information

Three or four times per year, the practice will be closed from 12 noon to 4.30pm for specialist clinical and staff training. We will display posters in advance of this and the out-of-hours service will provide emergency cover.


  • Dr Glenn Collins
  • Dr Timothy Morton
  • Dr Julia McLean
  • Dr Nancy Loader
  • Dr Rowena Barrie
  • Dr James Connors
  • Dr Flora Hill
  • Dr Jamie Crawford
  • Dr Kathryn Slapp

To read more about us and to find other staff members please view our staff page.

GPs at this practice

4 male and 5 female GPs

Online facilities

  • Online appointment booking is available Online appointment booking
  • Order or view repeat prescriptions online is available Order or view repeat prescriptions online

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Data source: NHS Digital

Key facts

Registered patients


Friends and Family Test score: General Practice

78%Patients recommend this practice. 36 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

disgusted by rudeness of receptionist

i called the beccles surgery today, 14/09/ 17,, i asked to see my doctor, i was asked the problem,,my reply was that i was,nt knowledgabl...

14 September 2017

Good GP's if you can get through to make an appointment

The doctors at the surgery are good, never had a complaint. The thing that lets the surgery down is its appointment system - having to ca...

16 August 2017

So frustrated, want to cry.

Can only reiterate the ever increasing number of comments on here about the extreme difficulty in making appointments. 195 calls to an en...

14 August 2017

Worse run surgery I've ever been registered at

One doctor on today. For an area with 20,000 patients. And they're still taking patients on! Receptionists deciding whether you need to ...

11 August 2017

Dignity and Respect

Having a GP that has overall responsibility for. your care is a strength of the practice.I've found the receptionists very understanding ...

28 July 2017

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Last updated on 14 July 2017.

Information supplied by NHS Great Yarmouth And Waveney CCG