GP Retirement News

It is with regret that the Partners at The Health Centre Practice announce that Dr John Wright is semi-retiring at the end of March 2021. He will continue to be in the Practice for 2 days a week (Monday and Wednesday) until he fully retires at the end of September. Current patients of Dr Wright will be allocated a new GP in due course.




If your GP has requested a blood test please arrange to go to one of the options below  to help with waiting times and to support social distancing.


Addenbrooke’s Hospital


Addenbrooke’s no longer offer a walk-in blood test service however you can telephone:


01223 256998 for an appointment Monday - Friday between 9.00h – 17.00h



For Antenatal Booking Bloods – No appointment needed


Rosie outpatients offer a walk-in service for antenatal blood tests from 08:30 – 16.30 Monday – Friday.



Newmarket Road Park and Ride – Cambridge –

No appointment needed

Newmarket Road Park and Ride is open between 9.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Fridays

The drop-in service is available between 9.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Fridays to anyone over the age of 16 and who has medical paperwork or a request for blood tests placed on the hospital computer system confirming they need a blood test. Anyone without one of these will be turned away.


Lister Hospital – Stevenage

Appointment needed

To book a blood test appointment at The Lister Hospital online please click here

You will need your NHS number, postcode and mobile phone number to hand.

If you are unable to book online, please call the phlebotomy team on 01438 284044 Monday-Friday between 8-4pm. The team will be happy to book your appointment for you



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