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Welcome to our Website

A brief introduction to the Practice…..

We have produced this website to provide you with information about the way the Practice is organised and the services that are provided directly by Practice Staff, or by other members of the Primary Health Care Team.  Services will, by necessity, change from time to time, please do not hesitate to telephone the Practice to check the current position.

Surgery News

It’s Flu Clinic Time for Portcullis GP Surgery Patients! 11 August 2017 - You are eligible for a free flu jab if you are aged 65 years and over. You are also eligible if you are aged 18-64 years and have: asthma •chronic heart disease •chronic liver disease •chronic neurological disease •chronic kidney disease •chronic respiratory disease •diabetes •immunosuppression •reduced or weak immune system •or are pregnant •are [...more]
We are on Facebook and Twitter 5 August 2017 - Did you know that Portcullis GP Surgery now has a Facebook page and is on Twitter? To keep up to date with news from the Surgery follow us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/LudlowGPSurgery/ or on Twitter at: @LudlowGPSurgery Please be aware that these sites are for information only. If you have any comments or questions please [...more]
Patient Participation Group Meeting 31 July 2017 - “The Patient Participation Group meeting which had been scheduled to take place on Weds 13th Sept has had to be postponed. The meeting will now take place at 1:30pm until 2:30pm on Wednesday 20th September. Please note that the venue for the meeting has also been changed and will now be held in the Meeting [...more]
Changes at Portcullis GP Surgery in Ludlow from September 2017 26 July 2017 - “Changes are taking place at Portcullis GP Surgery in Ludlow from September 2017. There will be more Nurse and Doctor appointments available. These extra appointments are being created at times to accommodate our working patients. Extra Capacity for Nurse Appointments Portcullis Surgery is pleased to announce that, Advanced Nurse Practitioner (ANP) Joy Godding will be [...more]
Free Mental Health Services ONLINE for 11-25 year olds 24 July 2017 - Portcullis Surgery is aware that many young people find it difficult to access mental health services and counselling and would like to highlight the Kooth service. Kooth provides free, anonymous online counselling through your phone, tablet, laptop or PC. Anyone with a Shropshire or Telford & Wrekin post code aged 11-25yrs can register to access Kooth. [...more]
Diabetes 19 July 2017 - Calling all Diabetics! The Community Diabetes Specialist Nursing Service is holding a  First Steps Introduction into the Diabetes Educational Course for Type 2 Diabetes. We are offering a taster session called First Steps in August which provides key information for self-management of diabetes. The session last 2 hours 30 minutes and aims to answer the [...more]

Saturday Routine Appointments

Our patients are now able to see a local GP or Nurse for a routine appointment at one of the participating practices (which now includes Portcullis). Appointments can be made with Dr Beanland by calling 0333 222 6649 only, appointments can be made with Nurse Joy by calling the Practice.

Friends and Family Test

Please navigate to our Friends and Family Test page to complete a small survey and also to view our previous results to date.

Zero Tolerance

This Practice supports the Government’s NHS zero tolerance zone campaign.  GPs and their Staff have the right to care for others without fear of being attacked or abused.  We ask that you treat your GP and Practice Staff with courtesy and consideration.

Care Quality Commission

The Practice was inspected in October 2015 and our overall rating was GOOD. Please click here for more information…

Self Help Information

You can find a lot of useful information on our Self Help page.

Practice Certificate for 2016 – 2017