Welcome to Throckley Primary Care

Drs Joughin, Jones, Blaylock & Forbes

Welfare Rights Drop-in Clinic

Please be aware this clinic will stop in Sept 2016 as we have reached the end of the funding.

Thank you

Flu Clinics 2016

Flu Clinics 2016 – No Appointment Needed

Adults Only Clinic:
Wednesday 21st September – 2.00 pm – 7.30 pm

Adults and Children Clinics:
Wednesday 28th September – 2.00 pm – 7.30 pm

Friday 14th October – 8.30 am – 5.30 pm

Saturday 22nd October – 9.00 am – 12 noon

Patients Who Did Not Attend Appointments – August 2016


 Number of patients who DID NOT ATTEND (DNA) appointments:-

 GP – 52 Appointments   (10 HOURS)

NURSE – 74 Appointments (17 HOURS)


 Please help us to help you. If you no longer require your appointment, please contact the Practice and cancel your appointment. Thank you.

Patient Participation Group

The next PPG Meeting will be on Thursday 17th December 2016 1.00-3.30pm.  If you would like to join this Group please pick up a registration form at Reception.  Thank you.

New Online Services

You can now register for Online Services with our clinical system provider SystmOne.  Please call in at Reception and pick up a new registration form.  You will need to provide TWO forms of ID to register for this service.  One must have photographic evidence e.g. Passport, Driving Licence and the second should confirm you live at the registered address. Read more…


In the very near future Throckley Primary Care will be sending patients who have a mobile telephone, a confirmation text and a reminder text of their forthcoming appointment at the Practice. Read more…

Use your NHS Wisely


Calling an Ambulance:  £240.00

Stepping into A & E:   £111

Stepping into your GP Surgery:   £32.00

A call to NHS Direct:   £16.00

A click on NHS Choices Website:   £0.46 Read more…

Extract of Fit Note Information

The Department of Health has advised us that at the end of January they will begin extracting information on Fit Notes (formerly called Sick Notes) from patient medical records. This information will be anonymised so individuals will not be identified. Read more…

Healthwatch Award for Throckley Primary Care


We are delighted to announce we have been awarded a “Healthwatch Star” certificate for our work in Palliative Care.  Well done to the team.

Walk in Centre at Lemington Resource Centre

Are you aware there is a Nurse Practitioner led Walk in Centre at the Lemington Resource Centre?

No appointment needed.

Who CANNOT attend – Children under the age of two years, chest pain, shortness of breath, head injuries with neurological symptoms, head/neck/shoulder/hip injuries or chemical injuries to the eye.

Conditions that CAN BE treated – coughs and colds; high temperature; simple cuts, grazes and bruises; strains and sprains; bites and stings; stomach upsets; ear, nose and throat problems; minor burns or scalds; emergency contraception; sexual health advice; minor skin infections or rashes; ear syringing and urinary tract infections.

Opening Hours:

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8.30am – 12.00 noon

Friday 1.00pm – 4.30pm

Address – Lemington Resource Centre, Tyne View, Lemington NE15 8RZ

Telephone: 0191 229 1806


To see a GP or Nurse please telephone us on (0191) 264 1014 or come into the Practice to book an appointment.  You can also book an appointment and order your repeat prescriptions ONLINE at systmonline.tpp-uk.com.  To register for the online service please ask for a registration form at Reception.