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Download the latest NHS App update

The NHS App has been redesigned to make it simpler and easier to access NHS services. Some items have moved within the App, but all the health services you need are still available. Your settings will remain the same before and after the update too. The new, user-friendly version of the NHS App will start…

Northern Fells Group Diary of Events & Activities

Look out for new events and activities on parish and local shop notice boards or in the local parish magazines or newspapers. Please click onto our regularly updated website at www.northernfellsgroup.org.uk NFG covers Boltons, Caldbeck, Castle Sowerby, Ireby with Uldale, Mungrisdale, Sebergham and Westward parishes.

What do you want to change about where you live?

We are a group of local citizens and professionals from health and care organisations, including the charity and third sector. We are working together to empower the people of Keswick and Solway so that together we can choose to take an active role in our own quality of life and wellbeing throughout our lifetime. We…

What do you want to change about where you live?

We are a group of local citizens and professionals from health and care organisations, including the charity and third sector. We are working together to empower the people of Keswick and Solway so that together we can choose to take an active role in our own quality of life and wellbeing throughout our lifetime. We…

Family Action Cumbria!

Do you know of all the services available for Families in our area? Everything from Pre-Natal onwards there is a service, club, group or information for you.

Find a Pharmacy that offers free blood pressure checks

You qualify to have your blood pressure checked if you are over 40 years old Live in England Do NOT have high blood pressure Have NOT had your blood pressure checked in the past 6 months If you would like to have your BP checked and don’t have a monitor you can have it checked…

Who should have the shingles vaccine?

The shingles vaccine is recommended for some older adults and people with a severely weakened immune system. People who turn 65 on or after 1 September 2023 From 1 September 2023, you are eligible for the shingles vaccine when you turn 65. You will be offered 2 doses of the vaccine. These are given between…

Saturday appointments

That every Saturday you can have a routine appointment with a Nurse, Health Care Assistant and a GP Our practice have appointments for our patients to see a clinician at Wigton Hospital every Saturday. Appointments are available from 9am -5pm. So for those of you that work Monday to Friday and normally have to take…