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We are closed on the following afternoons for staff training from1.00pm to 8.00am the following morning.


Wednesday 13 May 2015

Thursday 18th June 2015

Wednesday 8th July 2015

Thursday 17th September 2015

Wednesday 21st October 2015

Thursday 19th November 2015

Thursday 21st January 2016

Wednesday 24th February 2016

Thursday 17th March 2016

All prescriptions are available for collection from 1.00pm-5.00pm from Rowlands Pharmacy.

Out of Hours

Cumbria Health on Call 03000 247 247

Hearing Impaired patients, please ring typetalk 18001 03000 247 247

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 Latest News

Dr Edgecombe will be leaving the practice at the end of June to take up a a post as Speciality Doctor in palliative medicine at St Johns Hospice, Lancaster.

Dr Adam Sandell will join us at the end of June.

Dr Eskander will also leave at the end of June.

Dr Ruth Bowman will join us in July.

About us

At Captain French Surgery the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We offer chronic disease clinics and a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations, travel vaccinations and well-person check-ups. 

If you wish to contact us by email please use the Comment and Suggestion form on the contacts page.  We would ask that you do not send queries regarding medical issues via this method. 

All patients have a named accountable GP who is responsible for your overall care at the practice; if you wish to know who your accountable GP is, please contact the surgery. 

Travelling abroad this year?  Check if you need vaccinations using our Travel Vaccination Form.

Our annual Practice Survey and Report are now available to view please click on Survey Report on the right hand side.

Would you recommend our surgery to your friends and family? Please take our test on the right hand side - Friend and Family Test.



Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC) provides out of hours care, please telephone 03000 247 247

Hearing impaired Typetalk: 18001 03000 247 247

Alternatively for medical advice contact NHSDirect on 0845 46 47 or at

Comments Form

To email us please use the following form. Please note that any medical matters and official complaints cannot be dealt with via this form. If you have a query regarding a medical matter please telephone reception to make an appointment to see the appropriate person. For comments about the practice and suggestions as to how we can improve our service to you, please use this form. Unfortunately we are unable to reply to you via email but will contact you by telephone if it is required. Thank you.

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