The Forest Practice

0115 942 3759

When the practice is closed

What to do when the practice is closed:

  •  If you need urgent advice whilst the practice is closed please telephone 111.
  •  Please call 111 if you urgently need medical help but it’s not a life-threatening situation.
  •  For immediate, life-threatening emergencies, continue to call 999.
  • The Urgent Care Centre provides access to assessment and treatment if you need help with a health problem that is urgent, but not life-threatening, such as: minor burns or scalds, minor head injury with no loss of consciousness, skin infections or animal bites, suspected broken bones, sprains and strains (x-ray service available), eye infections or minor eye injuries. The Urgent Care Centre is open 7am – 9pm 365 days a year, and on London Road (next to the BBC Centre)


The practice will be closed all day on the following dates (unless otherwise specified):

26/07/2022 (from 12pm)
29/08/2022 (all day)
13/09/2022 (from 12pm)
04/10/2022 (from 12pm)
22/11/2022 (from 12pm)
26/12/2022 (all day)
27/12/2022 (all day)
02/01/2023 (all day)
17/01/2023 (from 12pm)
28/02/2023 (from 12pm)
21/03/2023 (from 12pm)
07/04/2023 (all day)
10/04/2023 (all day)
01/05/2023 (all day)
29/05/2023 (all day)
28/08/2023 (all day)