Roe Lane Surgery is fully operational and phone lines OPEN at 8am Monday to Friday

Should you wish to speak to a GP, we encourage you to contact the Surgery at 8am for urgent queries or alternatively use E-consult.

Please click here for the latest Coronavirus Guidance

In light of the increasing numbers of Coronavirus cases, Roe Lane Surgery are NOT booking further appointments face to face with a clinician. We would like to encourage you to use e-consult where possible for clinical queries, or alternatively please contact the Surgery and a member of the Reception team will inform you of our latest procedures.

We would like to ask patients where possible to avoid attending Roe Lane Surgery unnecessarily:

  • Please nominate a Pharmacy for your prescriptions to be sent electronically rather than visiting the Surgery or alternatively Email your prescription request to


Information about the virus:

A coronavirus is a type of virus. As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world.

Typical symptoms of coronavirus include fever, a cough and now a loss of taste or smell is part of the updated CASE DEFINITION. This may progress to a severe pneumonia causing shortness of breath and breathing difficulties.
Generally, coronavirus can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long-term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease.

Novel coronavirus (2019-nCov) is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China.

Please DO NOT visit your GP Surgery or local Hospital if you are displaying symptoms of COVID-19

Stay indoors and avoid contact with other people as you would with other flu viruses

Go online to NHS111 OR please call NHS 111 and inform them of your recent travel

Please follow this advice even if you do not have symptoms of the virus.


This is an evolving situation and the advice has changed based on emerging information from China about the number of cases and spread of the infection from person to person.

This is a highly precautionary measure to limit the potential spread of infection.