How to book Appointments
Book an appointment
Complete the for on thr right to send us an appointment request, we will usually reply within 24hrs
Booking, Cancelling and Home Visit Appointments
Download the NHS app on IOS or Android
The NHS app makes booking an appointment simple, no wait on the phones and no call backs just a few clicks and you can book an appointment at a time that is convenient for you.
The Practice allows you to pre-book appointments for GP's, Nurses and other Clinical Practitioners.
You can access this through the NHS app, MyGP app (dowloaded through google play or apple store) or Patient Access website.
This link will give you information about the NHS app as MyGP will soon merge creating one system for ease of use.
Verification is needed from the practice to access full features but if you attend the surgery with identification we will be more than happy to assist.
Cancellations and Reminders
Advice and services
Travel Advice and Vaccines
Click the image above for our practice information on Travel
or for more information select the link below
Select the image above for dental practices in the area or to see how to access emergency dental treatment
Click the image above for NHS vaccination advice including Baby,Child,Adults and People at-risk
Please inform your receptionist when booking your appointment or speak to your clinician on arrival if you require a chaperone.
Please click the image above for our policy
If you require an interpreter to attend with you when you see your Doctor please notify the receptionist and they will arrange this for you.
GP Extended Access
The practice is a member of Blackburn with Darwen's Local Primary Care GP federation. Local Primary Care federation runs a GP extended access service that provides additional appointments at four neighbourhood spoke surgeries. Patients can be booked into one of the four spoke surgeries via the practice receptionists accordingly. Please ask at reception for more information.
Location of Clinics:
Darwen Health Centre
Barbara Castle Way Health Centre
Little Harwood Health Centre
Darwen Health Centre - Monday to Friday 17:00 until 21:00.
Barbara Castle Way Health Centre - Monday to Friday 17:00 until 21:00, Saturday and Sunday 08:45 am until 14:30.
Little Harwood Health Centre - Monday to Friday 16:00 until 20:00
Shadsworth Surgery – 17:00 until 21:00
Nurse Asthma and Smear Clinics available to book for Saturday and Sunday Clinics 09:00 to 14:00 at Barbara Castle Way Health Centre in Blackburn.