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For patient Awareness

Hallgate surgery will be closed 19th and 26th of February 2021 for internal works to be undertaken on the entrance area

For Patient Awareness

The car park at Hallgate Surgery, 168 King Street, HU16 5QJ, will be closed on Friday 22nd January 2021, until Monday 25th January inclusive, as further building work is being undertaken. It is expected to reopen on Tuesday 26th January.  Please be sure to find alternative parking locally, prior to attending your appointments.

Recruitment update


We are very pleased to share that we have recruited 2 permanent salaried GP colleagues to be part of the Chestnuts & Hallgate team

Dr Carol joined us in June 2020 and Dr Joe Sampson is due to join us at the end of October 2020.

Advanced Practitioners 

The practice has successfully recruited substantive Advanced Clinical Practitioners to our clinical team since April 2020


Paige, our administrative assistant has recently qualified in phelbotomy so you will see her running her clinics very soon - well done Paige!


Join a COVID-19 clinical trial

The PRINCIPLE trial aims to find treatments that reduce hospital admission and improve symptoms for people with COVID-19. You could be eligible to join if

  • You are aged 65 and above


  • You are 18-64 and experiencing
    • Shortness of breat as part of COVID-19 illness
    • With symptoms within the last 14 days


  • You are 18-64
    • With underlying health conditions
    • With symptoms within the last 14 days

 Please visit to find out how to take part in an Urgent Public Health clinical trial for COVID-19 treatments

Practice closed this Bank Holiday 25 May

Novel Coronavirus Information and Update

Take a look at the link below for information on the Novel Coronavirus.

Online Systems Merger

Online Services will be disabled until Tuesday 19th until around 12 noon. For more information, please read the Online Systems Merger document below:

Online Systems Merger 181109

Our Community Link Worker Joe is starting to get busy!

Come and see Joe who specialises in non medical aspects of your wellbeing

Joe can support you with

  • Social Isolation
  • Exercise
  • Financial worries
  • Emotional Wellbeing
  • Services, Activities & support groups in your area
  • This list is not exhaustive so if you are not sure, please give Joe a call!


Self referral via telephone : 0800 917 7752

Email  or just ask the receptionist to send Joe a message and he will call you back.

We are pleased to announce that Hallgate & Chestnuts Surgery are coming together!

This will lay the ground work over the next 9 months to prepare us for an extension planned to the King Street Site

For more information please see the patient communications in the PDF below.

Hallgate & Chestnuts Surgery Merger

From the week commencing the 1st of July 2019 our practices will be offering some extended access appointments to support you outside of the core hours 8am - 6.00pm

We will have a mixture of Practice Nurse Telephone Appointments , Nurse Practitioner Telephone Appointments (Minor illness and Injury Advice) and Face to Face Health Care Assistant Appointments

Patients at Hallgate and Chestnuts surgery have an option to book at either site so this is not restricted to your own surgery to offer more availability to you.

These clinics will be held on Tuesdays and Thursday mornings from 7.30 - 8am routinely  (This may change when staff are on holiday and start from 7am Tuesday / Thursday or 7.30-8 on Wednesdays )

Please ask for more information at reception to book or if you have an questions.


Have you seen our new Information board?!

open access board

We have now gone live with Engage Consult.

If you would like to ask a question to the GP, Nurse or even if it is something you wish to talk to the Admin Team about, you can now ask those questions online and send us a message directly.

Just click on this picture on the home screen to get started.



We are pleased to announce that Dr Lindsay Guest is now doing two sessions a week, so is available to see patients on a Tuesday and Thursday morning.

Patient Participation Group (PPG)

We are looking for patient’s from all demographics to sign up to our Patient Participation Group.  The aim of the Group is to help us find out from you what we do well and what we can do better to ensure we continue to maintain a high level of service. Being part of this group may involve us contacting you via telephone or email or you may need to attendance at a regular meeting.If you are interested in joining our PPG, please get in touch with a member of our Reception team for more information.

Accepting new patients

We are pleased to announce that we currently accepting new patients. If you would like to join our Practice, please call 01482 845832 for more information.

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