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1 Purewell Cross Road , Christchurch , Dorset , BH23 3AF
Telephone: 01202 488 486
Fax: 01202 486 724


The Farmhouse Surgery

We welcome you as a patient to our practice which is an equal partnership of four general practitioners and forms a part of NHS England (Wessex). This website is intended to inform you of the services available and to help you to get full benefit from them. We hope you will find it useful.

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MINOR cuts, grazes colds and ailments? Talk to your pharmacist and keep a well-stocked medicine cabinet at home.

UNWELL and unsure about what to do, or need advice?  Call NHS 111 at any time.

RUNNY nose, tummy upset, headache, cough or sore throat?  Your pharmacist can help.

FOR illnesses that aren’t life-threatening, see your GP.   If the surgery is closed, you can call the Dorset Emergency Care Service on 111.

YOU can also go to your local NHS walk-in centre at: Boscombe & Springbourne Health Centre, 66-68 Palmerston Road, Boscombe Bournemouth Dorset, BH1 4JT (Tel 01202 720174)

FOR minor injuries, go to your local minor injuries unit at either :
St Leonards, 01202 584200 (Open 9am - 6pm weekends and bank holidays only).
Lymington MIU, Lymington New Forest Hospital, Wellworthy Road, SO41 8QD, 01590 663101
(Open from 8.30am-9pm every day including weekends and bank holidays.

IN a life-threatening emergency, eg a suspected heart attack or stroke, dial 999 or go to your nearest emergency department.


We hope to use our website as a way of presenting our patients with an up to date resource for all information relating to our Practice. We will keep it current with any news, developments and details that are relevant to the Practice and our patients.  As well as a source of information about our Practice, the staff and the services we provide, we hope you use the website as a useful resource with links to other reliable websites for health related information. If there is topical health information we will also add this to the website.

  Surgery Contact Details

  Appointments  01202 488 486
  Enquiries & Visits  01202 488 487
  Facsimile  01202 486 724
  Out of Hours Emergencies  01202 488 487


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