Many pharmacies in the area will operate with different opening hours than usual over the Christmas and New Year period. Click here to view the pharmacies in Greater Preston, Chorley and South Ribble which will be open over the festive period (PDF 15KB).
It is important to be as prepared as possible for your local pharmacy's change of opening hours by stocking up on any medicine you may need if you become unwell this winter - your pharmacist can offer you highly qualified advice on medicine cabinet essentials for the winter period.
If you have prescribed medication, make sure you have enough to see you through the festive period when your GP or pharmacy might be operating different opening hours. GP surgeries in our area are offering extended access to surgeries, making it easier for patients to get appointments in the evenings and weekends. Click here for more information on extended access to general practice.
For more information on getting medical help and support this festive season, pleasse click here.