Welcome to The Castle Practice
Thank you for visiting our website.
The Castle Practice is a long established family practice. We have almost 12,000 registered patients. We have two surgeries in the heart of the community, one in Ludgershall (Central Street), and one in Tidworth (Drummer Lane).
Our team is proud of the services we provide, we aim to support you and your family with high quality, integrated care.
We hope that you find our website useful and informative, and welcome any comments to make improvements. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask - we are happy to help.
Bank holiday closures
We will be closed on the following Mondays: 28th May and 27th August
When the practice is closed:-
In an Emergency Ring 111
Alternatively, in non-life threatening situations, Salisbury Walk In Health Centre will be open between 08.00 - 20.00 on Saturdays, Sundays and the Bank holidays. It is situated in the Central Health Clinic, Avon Approach, Salisbury. That is in Salisbury, beside the river, next to the Central Car Park.
Pharmacists / Chemists If you need to get a prescription over the bank holidays, all pharmacy opening times for the UK are available on www.nhs.uk
Emergency and Out of Hours: Joined up care for you -
In order to improve your continuity of care, you can give permission for other health services (such as A&E, Out of Hours) to view your medical record. Quick access to information on your allergies, medication and medical history etc. is a great aid to those caring for you. There are, of course, many safeguards including asking your permission at the time. Information explaining this in more depth is attached; please click on the links below
Your health record and sharing information
Frequently asked questions
Opt out form, if you feel this is not for you
Did you know you are in control of who has access to your health record? Please read the leaflet contained in the link above. Complete and return the attached form to us so that we can uphold your wishes. For more information click on Sharing your Information
GDPR - how it affects you as a patient
GDPR Patient Leaflet
How we use your data
Where to find our Privacy Notice
The Castle Practice Privacy Notice 25 05 18
This website has excellent information on your data:-
HEATWAVE - what can I do to keep myself safe and well?
Visit the link below for advice on heat, asthma, exposure to the sun, ticks and hayfever
Don't let hayfever ruin your day!
Advice: Stay Safe in the Sun
I think someone has had a stroke - what shall I do?
Read this useful fact sheet quickly then take appropriate action:
Keep Antibiotics Working
Antibiotics Use NHS England
Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group - self treatment for minor illness
Press Release November 2017
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Please click here to download the latest version of our Practice Booklet www.practicebooklet.co.uk/castle
Meningitis B National Update
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
Are you supporting someone from the Armed Services with mental health problems?
Poster mental health MOD.pdf
(Site updated 19/09/2018)