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Sunday & Holiday Opening

Sunday, Evening & Holiday Chemist Rota

URGENT Prescriptions will be dispensed at the undernoted addresses, at the stated times.

Please note:  Since the rota may be liable to change at short notice, you are advised to telephone before making the journey to a Pharmacy.

For more information on the pharmacy rota or other services available outside of normal business hours go to the following website:

http://www.gpoutofhours.hscni.net/working-in-gp-out-of-hours/

Scroll down for information on other services available and helplines you can call.

CHEMIST ROTA FOR WEEK STARTING FRIDAY 21st JANUARY 2022

NB.      Where an area offers a weekday evening rota, details are listed below

Please note that due to staffing issues related to the pandemic, this rota may change with little to no notice, we apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate your cooperation at this time.

The pharmacies providing emergency dispensing out of hours are:

ANTRIM / TEMPLEPATRICK / RANDALSTOWN  (Sun 4-5pm)

Clear Pharmacy, Health Centre, Station Road, Antrim, Tel 028 9446 3495

ARMAGH  (Mon-Fri 6-6.30pm; Sun 6-7pm)

Fri 21st - Dobbin Pharmacy (McKeevers Chemist) 7 Dobbin Lane, Tel 028 3752 3333

Sun 23rd - McKeevers Chemist, 140 Railway Street, Tel 028 3752 8024

BALLYCASTLE  (Sun 1-2pm)

Castle Pharmacy, 39 Castle Street, Tel 028 2076 2384

BANBRIDGE  (Sun 5-6pm)

Daly’s Pharmacy, 1/3 Dromore Street, Tel/Fax 028 4062 2669

BELFAST  (Sun-commercial hours)

No rota required – various commercial openings in Belfast include the city centre, Castle Court, Forestside and Connswater Shopping Centres - http://uca.org.uk/pharmacy-finder

CARRICKFERGUS  (Sun 12-30-1.30pm)

Medicare (Primrose) Pharmacy, 16/18 High Street, Tel 028 9336 2541

COOKSTOWN  (Sun 12noon-1pm)

Falls Pharmacy, 56 William Street, Tel 028 8676 2653

DOWNPATRICK  (Sun 1-2pm)

(Medicare) Deeny Pharmacy, 34 St. Patrick’s Avenue, Tel 028 4461 1911

DUNGANNON  (Mon-Fri 6-7pm; Sun 12noon-1pm)

Fri 21st & Sun 23rd –Paul Donaghy’s Chemist, 59 Irish Street, Tel 028 8772 2258

Mon 24th-Fri 28th - (Magir Ltd) MediChem, 3 Castle Court, Thomas Street, Tel 028 8772 4722  

ENNISKILLEN  (Sun 5-6.30pm)

Bradley’s Pharmacy, 27 Belmore Street, Tel 028 6632 2202

LARNE  (Sun 1-2pm)

Larne Chemists Ltd, The Health Centre, Gloucester Avenue, Tel 028 2826 0696

LIMAVADY (Mon-Fri 5.30-6.30pm; Sun 5-6pm)

Fri 21st - Campbells Dispensary Ltd (Medicare), 38 Main Street, Tel 028 7772 2677

Sun 23rd- Fri 28th – Gibsons Pharmacy, 15 Market Street, Tel 028 7772 2601

LURGAN (Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri 6-7pm; Sun 7-8pm)

Fri 21st & Sun 23rd - Boots the Chemist Ltd, 44/46 Market Street Tel 028 3832 2357

w/c Mon 24th - Gordons Chemists, 10 Market Street, Tel 028 3832 2814  

MAGHERA  (Sun 12noon-1pm)

Harkin’s Pharmacy, 112 Upper Main Street, Tel 028 7964 2205  

MAGHERAFELT / MONEYMORE  (Sun 12noon-1pm & 5-5.30pm)

Moneymore Pharmacy, 44 Smith Street, Moneymore, Tel 028 8674 8155

NEWCASTLE / CASTLEWELLAN / DUNDRUM  (Sun 1-2pm)

Hart's Pharmacy, 50 Main Street, Newcastle, Tel 028 4372 1910

NEWRY  (Sun 6-7.30pm)

Gordons Chemists, 9 Sugar Island, Tel 028 3026 2525

PORTADOWN (Mon-Wed 5.30-7pm; Sun 11am-12noon)

Sun 23rd - McKeagney Chemists, 7 Church Street, Tel 028 3835 3521

Mon 24th-Wed 26th - Boots the Chemists, 3/7 West Street, Tel 028 3833 7133  (+Normal Hours)

STRABANE  (Sun 6-7pm)

Medicare Pharmacy, 6a Beechmount Avenue, Tel 028 7188 5548

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Additional On-call Service:

Prescriptions marked URGENT will be dispensed between 6pm-9am each night.

Extension to 1pm on Sunday.

GP out of hours telephone numbers:

Belfast (South & East) - 028 9079 6220 (textphone 18001 028 9079 6220)

Belfast (North & West) - 028 9074 4447 (textphone 18001 028 9074 4447)

South Eastern (North Down & Ards), 028 9182 2344 (textphone 18001 028 9182 2344)

South Eastern (Lisburn & Downpatrick), 028 9260 2204 (textphone 18001 028 9260 2204)

Dalriada Urgent Care (Antrim, Ballymena, Ballymoney, Cookstown, Carrickfergus, Coleraine, Larne, Magherafelt, Moyle and Newtownabbey Council areas), 028 2566 3500 (textphone 18001 028 2566 3500)

Southern (Armagh & Dungannon, Craigavon & Banbridge, Newry & Mourne), 028 3839 9201 (textphone 18001 028 3839 9201)

Western Urgent Care (Enniskillen, Omagh, Strabane, Londonderry, Limavady), 028 7186 5195 (textphone 18001 028 7186 5195)

Other Out of Hours services: http://www.gpoutofhours.hscni.net/services/

All information is obtained from the Northern Ireland Business Services Organisation and is correct at time of going to press.

For further information consult your local press or pharmacy directly.

Holiday Oxygen Services

To arrange to have oxygen supplied whilst on holiday within the UK please contact your GP or your current Oxygen provider who is BOC on 0800 136 603.  Please note that holiday oxygen services provided is for the provision of oxygen services within the United Kingdom.

Emergency Depts – New advice to Phone First in Northern, Southern & Western Trust areas

For all emergencies that are life threatening always call 999 immediately. This can include: Stroke, heart attack, loss of consciousness, breathing difficulties, severe bleeding or major trauma. Text Relay for emergency calls Dial 18000

Belfast Trust area

Emergency Departments are located at the following hospitals:

  • Royal Victoria Hospital
    ED reception (adults): 028 9063 2250
  • Children’s Hospital (Royal Hospitals site)
    ED reception (children): 028 9063 2251
  • Mater Hospital
    Contact ED through the main switchboard: 028 9074 1211

For other emergency service contact numbers eg child protection, mental health, click here: https://belfasttrust.hscni.net/contact-us/in-an-emergency/

Northern Trust area

The Phone First service operates from 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.

(Causeway Hospital ED, Antrim Area Hospital ED, Mid Ulster Hospital Minor Injuries Unit, Magherafelt)

0300 123 1 123 (Text relay number is 18001 0300 123 1 123)      

https://www.northerntrust.hscni.net/

Southern Trust area

The Phone First service operates from 9am-6pm, Mon-Fri.

(Craigavon Area Hospital ED, Daisy Hill Hospital Newry ED, South Tyrone Hospital Minor Injuries Unit, Dungannon)

0300 123 3 111 (Text relay number is 18001 0300 123 3 111)

https://southerntrust.hscni.net/get-in-touch/out-of-hours-and-emergency-contacts/

Western Trust area

The Phone First service operates from 8am-12midnight, 7 days per week.

(Altnagelvin Hospital Londonderry, South West Acute Hospital Enniskillen, Omagh Hospital and Primary Care Complex Urgent Care and Treatment Unit)

0300 020 6000 (Text relay number is 0870 240 5152)

https://westerntrust.hscni.net/service/emergency-department/

South Eastern Trust area

https://setrust.hscni.net/services/hospital-services/

Lagan Valley Hospital is introducing a Phone First system from Monday 18 October: (028) 9260 4643
ED operational hours are also being reduced to 8am – 6pm Monday to Friday; ED is not open at the weekend.

You can now use the Interpreter Now App: https://interpreternow.co.uk/hscni

Dental Out of Hours

http://www.gpoutofhours.hscni.net/services/emergency-dental-services/

Helplines (if you are in a life threatening situation, please call 999)

Lifeline  0808 808 8000 (Textphone 18001 0808 808 8000)

Samaritans 116 123 or Text SHOUT to 85258

Childline 0800 1111

24hr Domestic and Sexual Abuse Helpline 0808 802 1414

There are a number of helplines people in Northern Ireland can call – find out more here: https://helplinesni.com/

Contact

Adrienne Clugston, Operations Manager
adrienne@uca.org.uk

General Enquiries

office@uca.org.uk

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