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Be prepared for Bank Holiday weekend​


People are reminded to stock up on repeat prescriptions before the Bank Holiday weekend (24 to 26 August).

Pharmacists are a great resource and can help with a wide variety of minor health issues. Pharmacies open on Bank Holiday Monday in Greenwich are listed below.

If you have an urgent medical issues you can call NHS 111 to speak to a fully trained adviser, 24 hours a day. Advisors can connect callers to a nurse, emergency dentist or GP and can arrange face-to-face appointments

If you have an emergency, call 999 or go to A&E.

Pharmacies open on Bank Holiday Monday 26 August with opening times

Asda Pharmacy, Bugsby Way, Greenwich, SE7 7ST.
Tel: 020 8305 4510 9 am to 6 pm.

Lloyds Inside Sainsburys, Charlton Riverside Place, 7-11 Gallions Road SE7 7SA. Tel: 020 8853 1881. 9am to 5 pm.

Temple Pharmacy, 33 Lakedale Road, SE18 1PP.
Tel: 020 8854 9902 10 am to 2pm.          

Alpha Chemist, 7 Green Ends, Woolwich, SE18 6HX.
Tel: 020 8855 7222 10 am to 10 pm.

Boots the Chemist, 96-104 Eltham High Street, SE9 1BW.
Tel: 020 8850 2054 9 am to 4 pm.

Boots the Chemist, 12-16 Hare Street, SE18 6NB.
Tel: 020 8854 2602 10 am to 4 pm.

Boots the Chemist, Greenwich Shopping Pk, Bugsbys Way, SE7 7SR.
Tel: 020 8293 5568 11 am to 5 pm.

Morrisons Pharmacy, 2 Twin Tumps Way, SE28 8RD.
Tel: 020 8310 6585 10 am to 4 pm.

Tesco Pharmacy, 13 Old Stable Road, Woolwich, SE18 6JR.
Tel: 0345 6719 559 9 am to 6 pm.                        

Lloyds Inside Sainsburys, 1a Philipot Path, SE9 5DL.
Tel: 020 8859 1063 9 am to 5 pm.

Alpharm Pharmacy, 116 Plumstead High Street, Plumstead, SE18 1SJ.
Tel: 020 8316 7300 10 am to 10 pm.                               

Dickinson Chemist, 130 Westmount Road, Eltham, SE9 1UT.
Tel: 020 8850 1350 8.30 am to 8.30 pm.

This pharmacy will be closed on Saturday August 24:

Mangal Pharmacy – 71 Sherard Road, Eltham SE9 6ER Tel: 020 8859 0036.