Health staff hotfoot it to award

Silver Street Striders

Health staff hotfoot it to prestigious award A team of health workers from Bury who found a shared love in running have won an award at this years’ Bury 10k race! The ‘Silver Street Striders’, a running club made up of staff from NHS Bury Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) recently … Read More

Healthwatch Bury Newsletter – November 2017

news letter nov

Welcome to the latest Healthwatch Bury Newsletter: Get in touch if you would like to include an article or promote an event in the next edition.  

HOME provide discounted community group theatre tickets


HOME is a theatre, independent cinema and visual arts venue which is based in central Manchester. HOME provide discounted community group theatre tickets, along with free events to people who might not be able to afford to visit HOME, or have never experienced live theatre and Bury groups qualify. For … Read More

Pennine Acute November – ‘Medicine for Members’

medicines for members

In November, we are holding three ‘Medicine for Members’ events :- Friday 10th November, (2.00 pm – 3.00 pm) – “Eye Conditions talk” a free talk to learn more about Eye Conditions and treatments available. To be held in the Education Centre, Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury, BL9 … Read More

Bury GP opening times and extended working hours


All GP practices in Bury are open from 8am until 6.30pm on normal working days. If you require an appointment outside of these times, then the extended working hours service provides access to additional appointments in the evening and at the weekends. The extended working hours service is available Monday … Read More

The Flu Vaccination – Leaflet


This leaflet explains how you can help protect yourself and your children against flu this coming winter, and why it’s very important that people who are at increased risk from flu have their free flu vaccination every year.   Public Health England.

GP and Adult Social Care services in Bury get a healthy rating


The proportion of GP Practices and Adult Social Care services including Nursing and Residential Care Homes in Bury rated as ‘Good’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) is higher than the national average (%), a new report has highlighted. In the recently published report by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), … Read More