• Liverpool Road, Longton, Preston, Practice ID - P81040, PR4 5HA
  • Out of Hours: 111
  • 01772 214500

Welcome to Longton Health Centre

PLEASE CONTINUE TO CALL US IF YOU ARE UNWELL WITH UNRELATED CORONAVIRUS PROBLEMS AND BE REASSURED THAT IF YOU ARE ASKED TO COME DOWN TO THE SURGERY WE HAVE AN INTERCOM SYSTEM IN USE AND A MEMBER OF OUR TEAM WILL BE ABLE TO ASSIST YOU

WE ASK OUR PATIENTS TO PLEASE RESPECT OTHERS WHILST YOU WAIT TO BE CALLED INTO THE BUILDING AND ADHERE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING IN THE CAR PARK - WE HAVE A PAGER SYSTEM IN PLACE TO ENABLE YOU TO WAIT SAFELY IN YOUR VEHICLE


More than 28 million adults, in England, have received their first vaccine dose, and more than 11 million have now had their second jab.


If you are 40 or over, have a health condition that puts you at greater risk, are a health or social care worker or an unpaid carer, and you haven’t booked your first dose yet, the time to do so is now.


You can find out how at nhs.uk/covid-vaccination or by phoning 119.


People are also urged to come back for their second dose when they are contacted or if they have an appointment booked.

Those who booked online can remind themselves of the place and the time of their second dose using the ‘manage my appointments’ section at nhs.uk.


Coronavirus (COVID-19): latest information and advice


If you have a new continuous cough OR high temperature OR loss / change in your normal sense of smell or taste then DO NOT TURN UP AT the surgery STAY AT HOME and self-isolate as per government advice

ARRANGE TO TAKE A TEST CLICK HERE


Please see Coronavirus related information


AVOID telephone queues please click on

myGP app

All online service providers can be viewed CLICK HERE


to access online services

(currently available to patients age 13 years and above)


TO ORDER YOUR MEDICATION CLICK HERE

Please only call the surgery on 01772 215000 to order medication if you have no internet or smartphone access



WISH TO REGISTER OR MOVING OUT OF AREA AND WISH TO STAY REGISTERED

Click here to register and for more information


IN CASE OF EMERGENCY AT ANY TIME RING 999


In the event of an emergency such as severe chest pain, symptoms of stroke,

severe allergic reaction, shortness of breath or severe bleeding please dial 999


WHEN WE ARE CLOSED PLEASE RING NHS 111


If you need medical advice of any description or wish to speak to a doctor when the surgery is closed please dial NHS 111.

Your call will be triaged by the call centre and directed to the most appropriate service.


The surgery works with a number of local practices to provide greater access to appointments and may offer appointments up to 8pm Monday to Friday and on Saturday and Sunday AM.

Please be advised that availability is limited and will be by pre-booked appointment and urgent on the day only

Access may not always be provided at this surgery and you may need to travel to an alternative practice. 

If no appointment is available you may be directed to alternative services such as NHS111.


Longton Health Centre


Established in 1947

We are an NHS GP Practice part of Ribble Medical Group Primary Care Network

responsible for the care of up to 11,000 patients providing local services

and we continue to welcome new patients in our community to our surgery


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(Site updated 30.4.2021)