Out of Hours Services

NHS Direct

NHS Direct is a national health line, providing expert health advice, information and reassurance.

NHS Direct can be contacted  24 hours a day, 365 days a year by calling 111. Alternatively, visit the NHS Direct website for useful health information and resources.

Urgent Care 24 for Emergencies

Urgent Care 24 is an NHS out of hours primary care service for those living within Liverpool and Knowsley in Merseyside.

If you are not well and need to speak to a GP outside of normal working hours, please tel: 0151 220 3685. The service is available at evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.

If you use our service you will be telephoned back by one of our GPs who will assess your medical needs over the telephone. In some cases you will be asked to attend one of our five Urgent Care Centres located across Merseyside.

Walk In Centres

NHS walk-in centres (WiCs) offer convenient access to a range of treatments, dealing with minor illnesses and injuries including: infection and rashes, fractures and lacerations, emergency contraception and advice, stomach upsets, cuts and bruises, burns and strains.

NHS WiCs are usually managed by a nurse and are available to everyone. Patients do not need an appointment. Most centres are open 365 days a year and outside office hours. Some newly opened centres may offer different opening hours during their first few months. Some NHS WiCs offer access to doctors as well as nurses. However, they are not designed for treating long-term conditions or immediately life-threatening problems.

Yor local Walk On Centres include:

Liverpool (City) NHS Walk-In Centre

The Beat Walk-in Centre

David Lewis Street


L1 4AF

Tel: 0151 247 6500

Old Swan Health Centre

Old Swan Health Centre 
St. Oswalds Street 
L13 2BY 
Tel: 0151 285 3565

Mersey View

Mersey View Gp Access Centre 
45 Everton Road 
L6 2EH   
Tel: 0151 300 8232

May Logan Centre

The May Logan Healthy Living Centre opened in September 1999 dedicated to improving the health, well being and quality of life for local people. The centre offers over 60 activities and services including a one stop information point, IT suite, crèche, café, ball pool, toy library, parenting courses, counselling and support, Liverpool Womens Midwifery and Alder Hey clinics.

The centre is located at: 294 Knowsley Road Bootle Liverpool L20 5DQ

Phone Number is 0300 555 0600.

Opening Times: 

Monday: 8.00am – 8.30pm
Tuesday: 8.00am – 8.30pm
Wednesday: 8.00am – 8.30pm
Thursday: 8.00am – 8.30pm
Friday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
Saturday: 12.00pm – 4.00pm
Sunday: Closed

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Contact Us

Great Homer Street Medical Centre
Mere Lane Neighbourhood Health Centre
49-51 Mere Lane
L5 0QW
Tel: 0151 295 9393
Fax: 0151 295 9394