kmExtended Access

calendarAppointments at the surgery may be made by telephoning 01228 529171 between 8.00am and 6.30pm Monday to Friday, or by booking online (ask at reception for further details).

As we are a group practice, you may consult with any of the doctors. 

Appointments will be offered on a same day basis where possible, but it may not be possible to see your usual doctor.

Here at Spencer Street Surgery, we offer appointments throughout the day, from 8.00am until 8.00pm Monday & Tuesday and from 8.00am until 6.30pm on Wednesday Thursday & Friday. We can book our patients into our extended access service via Cumbria Health on Call from 6.30pm - 10.00pm Monday to Friday, and at weekends - speak to our reception team for more details.

Patients can usually book up to six weeks in advance for a GP appointments, and six months in advance for a nurse.


Do you NEED to be seen in the Surgery?  If you feel that your problem can be dealt with by your GP or Nurse over the telephone, please call and ask for a telephone consultation.  The receptionists will take your details and arrange for you to be called back.  Telephone consultations are also available to book online.


Appointments available up until 10.00pm Monday To Friday and at Weekends 8.30am - 5.30pm!!

We can offer patients appointments during the evening and at weekends at Cumbria Health Extended Access Centre - Please be aware that the extended access appointments held at the Cumberland Infirmary are now located within the new A+E department.  PLEASE ASK THE RECEPTIONIST TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT FOR YOU.

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