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“We are all deeply saddened by the sudden death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and extend our sincere condolences to the Royal Family.
“Our thoughts are with the Royal Family as the country mourns the loss of an inspirational figure, who led a life of committed and compassionate leadership. Her loss will be a source of deep mourning to her immediate family as well as being felt by all who have admired her across the world.
NHS England have confirmed that Monday 19 September will be a Bank Holiday. We will therefore be rescheduling all booked Face To Face/ Telephone A
ppointments on that day enabling staff to participate in a day of national mourning.
If you have an urgent need, that can’t wait until the next working day, use NHS 111. The 111 online service offers quick advice and the best options for getting the care you need, including getting a call back from a trained clinician or nurse or booking an appointment in A&E. Call 999 for any life threatening situation.
If you need urgent mental health support this bank holiday, the NHS is here to help. If you live in Cheshire or Wirral, you can call the 24/7 crisis line on 0800 145 6485. Alternatively, you can access our SHOUT text messaging service by texting BLUE to 85258 to start a conversation with a trained volunteer. For more information, visit: www.cwp.nhs.uk/crisis
A handy guide is available for you to download to help you access the right health advice and treatment in Wirral over the bank holiday.
Repeat prescriptions/Medicine cabinets – By re-stocking medicine cabinets, knowing when your GP practice is open and planning ahead for repeat prescriptions, you can ensure you have everything you need ahead of the bank holiday weekend. You can order your medication using the NHS App, or through your GP practice, if it has an online service.
Dental – If you need urgent dental treatment this bank holiday, contact your regular dentist. If you cannot contact your dentist or don’t have one, please call: 0161 476 9651 for Cheshire and Merseyside services.