Dr Whitford's Christmas Greeting for 2019. Card designed by Evan O'Hara Thomas

Christmas Greetings and Office Opening Hours

My Office will close at 1pm pm on Tuesday 24th December, 2019 and re-open at 10am on Monday 6th January, 2020.

I hope you all have a safe and enjoyable time this Christmas and a peaceful New Year. 

Please remember to take care over the winter break and to look out for those who may need a helping hand.

Meantime, below are some numbers which may prove useful as well as a list of pharmacy opening hours for North and South Ayrshire.

Emergency Numbers

Emergency 999

National Non-Emergency Medical Number 111

Emergency Number works on any mobile anywhere in the world 112

Non-Emergency Number for Police 101

 

Other emergency contacts

Alcoholics Anonymous:  0800 9177 650    Email:  help@aamail.org

Crimestoppers:  0800 555 111

Floodline0345 988 1188

Electricity:  0800 092 9290   Power Cut to your area: 105

Gas leaks:  0800 111 999

Network Rail:  03457 114 141

Scottish Water:  0800 0778 778

The Samaritans:  Call free day or night on 116 123     Text  0772 590 9090

Email, response time 24 hours – jo@samaritans.org

Scottish Women’s Aid:  0800 027 1234

 

South Ayrshire Council Out of hours / emergency phone numbers

For any of the following in SA call 0300 123 0900

  1. Emergency Services Monitoring Station (Out Of Hours)
  2. Emergency Homeless (Out Of Hours)
  3. Housing Repairs (Out of Hours)
  4. Social Work Standby Service
  5. Road and Lighting Faults (24 Hours)
  6. Noise helpline

 

North Ayrshire Council – Call 01294 310000

  1. Emergency Services Monitoring Station (Out Of Hours)
  2. Housing Repairs (Out of Hours)
  3. Road and Lighting Faults (24 Hours)
  4. Noise helpline
  5. Emergency Homeless (Out Of Hours) 0800 0196 500
  6. Social Work Standby Service (Out of Hours) – 0800 328 7758

 

Pharmacies open in North Ayrshire over the Christmas holidays

https://www.nhsaaa.net/news/latest-news/pharmacies-open-in-north-ayrshire-over-the-christmas-holidays-2/

Pharmacies open in South Ayrshire over the Christmas holidays

https://www.nhsaaa.net/news/latest-news/pharmacies-open-in-south-ayrshire-over-the-christmas-holidays-2/