Public holiday: GP and pharmacy opening times

All health centres and GP practices, with the exception of Roxburgh Street Surgery in Galashiels, Newcastleton Health Centre and West Linton Medical Practice will be closed for the public holiday on Monday, July, 21.

If you or someone you care for is unwell and can’t wait until your GP surgery re-opens, contact the NHS 24 helpline on 111.

If the condition is immediately life threatening, dial 999 for an emergency ambulance.

If you or someone you care for requires medicines regularly, make sure you order and collect repeat prescriptions in good time to ensure you have enough medicine to last over the holiday weekend.

The following pharmacies will be open on July 21 at the times detailed. All other pharmacies will be closed.

General advice and information on how to stay healthy can be found at or contact NHS inform on 0800 22 44 88.