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NGH NHS Trust opening times for Blood taking unit and Paediatrics


Effective from 20th March our blood taking unit will have different opening hours:

Monday to Friday 08:00 - 13:00

Saturday 07:30 – 12:00

Sunday and Bank Holidays Closed


Paediatric opening times:

Monday to Friday 08:00 – 11:30



From Tuesday the 31st of March there are changes to the Blood Taking Unit at NGH. In order to keep patients safe at this time we are redirecting parts of this service to The Three Shires Hospital.


If you require a blood test you will need to contact the hospital to make an appointment on these numbers:


01604 690027

01604 690035


Three Shires will offer appointments Monday to Friday during the following times:


Monday -Friday 9am - 12:30pm and  13:30pm - 17:00pm


If you are a patient of our Maternity Unit they will make arrangements for you to have your bloods taken and you do not need to attend the Three Shires.


If your child requires a blood test the Blood Taking Unit t NGH will be open on Mondays from 10am-11am for paediatric patients only.

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King Edward Road surgery is a committed teaching practice investing in the training of future healthcare professionals.


We advocate best practice through the latest accepted research, innovation and technology and pride ourselves on being accessible and approachable.


Quality care is at the heart of what we do and is tailored to each individual with our most vulnerable patients protected by our robust systems and policies.


We aspire to be the best primary care team through an ethos of continuous learning for all of our staff.


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