Westway Medical Centre

Opening Times

The opening times below indicate when the Medical Centre reception is open and when the switchboard telephone service is in operation.

From Monday -  Friday, the switchboard operates from 8am. On alternate Monday, Wednesday and Thursday the centre is open for appointments from 7am but the telephone switchboard does not operate until 8am. The surgery is open every Saturday from 8am to 12 noon but appointments are only available from 8.15am to 11.30am and these appointments need to be pre-booked.

The Centre will be closed every 4th Wednesday afternoon for staff training purposes together with the usual Bank Holiday closures as follows : 

Wednesday afternoon closures 2018/2019

17 January 2018 , 21 February 2018 , 21 March 2018, 18 April 2018, 16 May 2018, 20 June 2018, 18 July 2018, 15 August 2018, 19 September 2018, 17 October 2018, 21 November 2018, 19 December 2018, 16 January 2019, 20 February 2019, 6 March 2019, 20 March 2019.  Please note that the surgery will close at 12 noon on these days. 

Bank Holiday closures 2018

1 January 2018, 30 March 2018, 2 April 2018, 7 May 2018, 28 May 2018, 27 August 2018, 25 December 2018, 26 December 2018.

Christmas and New Year Opening Times 2018/19

The surgery will open as usual from 8.00 am to 6.30 pm every day with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day (25, 26, and 1 January)

Please click here for the local Pharmacy opening times over the Christmas period.

** On a Saturday, the centre is open for appointments which have been pre-booked.  
We now have a practice nurse available on Saturday mornings for pre-booked appointments. The telephone service in operation is managed through the out-of-hours service.

Monday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Tuesday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Wednesday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Thursday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Friday 8.00am - 6.30pm
Saturday 8.00am - 12.00 noon

**Appointments available 8.15am - 11.30am  bookable in advance only

Sunday Closed  


Surgery Hours

The Medical Centre is open for appointments during the following hours.
Please note: All consultations are by appointment only.

Monday 8.20am - 12.30pm 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Tuesday 8.20am - 12.30pm 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Wednesday 8.20am - 12.30pm 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Thursday 8.20am - 12.30pm 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Friday 8.20am - 12.30pm 1.30pm - 5.30pm
Saturday 8.00am - 12.00 noon

**Appointments available 8.15am - 11.30am  bookable in advance only

Sunday Closed  


Please note that early morning appointments are available from 7am and these early morning clinics alternate between Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Find out how to book an appointment or read more about accessing services out-of-hours.

Test Results

Please note that patients can now ring the surgery for their test results. Please telephone 0151 526 1121 between 2pm and 5pm.

  • urine tests - please leave at least 4 days between leaving the sample and telephoning the surgery
  • all other tests - please leave 7-10 days ** between having your test and telephoning the surgery.

**  Please note that x-ray results can take up to 14 days to be returned to the surgery.