Congratulations to Demetra for her ‘stroll’ along the Thames!

Last Saturday Demetra completed a 50km (31 miles) walk along the Thames and has now raised over £1500 for the Lymphoma Association! She finished in 5th place and was the 2nd woman to cross the finish line! Please find details of her story online :...

Annual flu clinics

Stay healthy this year & get your flu shot! Annual nurse-led flu clinics are being held on the following days: Wednesday 4th  October between 6.30pm – 8.30pm Friday 6th  October between 9.00am – 1.00pm Saturday 7th October between 9.00am – 1.00pm Wednesday...

Adult Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B and Viatim

There is currently a worldwide shortage of both hepatitis A and hepatitis B vaccine. We are hoping that Hepatitis B will be available again in the autumn, but, hepatitis A vaccine may not be available until the New Year.  

Dr Ebba Khalil away on Maternity Leave

We are pleased to announce the news of Dr Ebba Khalil’s pregnancy! Ebba is now on maternity leave in Calgary, Canada where she is spending time with her family and will return back to the practice in spring next year. She will be missed and we wish her well with her...

Dr Clare Thompson wins gold medal for Great Britain!

Dr Clare Thompson won the gold medal for Great Britain in the race across the Gobi desert in China!! Clare recently took part in the ‘Gobi March 2017’ race which was a week of challenges, achievements, celebrations, tears, intense heat, freezing nights, steep climbs...

Dr Clare Thompson on allergies & intolerances

Dr. Thompson explores the difference between allergies and intolerances, what to look out for and why seemingly more and more children are developing them. Allergies vs. Intolerances...

Exercise for 60+ boosts healthy ageing

Regular exercise in later life can dramatically boost the chance of healthy ageing, even for those who do not take up physical activities until their 60s, a study suggests. Four years of sustained and frequent physical activity raised the likelihood of people ageing...

Saturated fats ‘may protect against diabetes’

Saturated fat in cheese, yoghurt and other dairy products may protect against diabetes. A study has found that people with higher levels of the types of saturated fatty acid found in dairy products were less likely to develop type 2 diabetes. Saturated fat – found in...