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Welcome To Locking Hill Surgery

Our Doctors

Drs Ewart Lewis, Robin Blenkarn, Alistair Smith, David Kempson, Sarah Atherton, Samantha Boden & Dr Katja Baczko.

Protected Learning Time

Surgery Closure Friday 6th October 2017


Locking Hill Surgery will be closed on Friday 6th October 2017 from 1pm until 5.30pm for training.  GP surgeries across Gloucestershire participate in Protected Learning.  The surgery is closed to patients for staff members to have an opportunity to participate in training and development activities.


Whilst the surgery is closed patients needing non-urgent medical advice can call 111.

Patients who are facing a medical emergency should call 999

Online Facilities


We now offer the facility to book your appointments, order your repeat prescriptions and view a summary of your medical record (which includes immunisations, medications, allergies and any adverse reactions) online via EMIS Access.

To use the online service please visit the surgery’s reception desk with a form of photographic ID and a proof of your current address (this must be a current utility bill or a bank statement) and we will issue you with your registration details.

Please note that this facility is only offered to patients that are over 16 years of age and we are unable to issue registration details to anyone who is not present when the request is being made.

If you have any questions please call the surgery or enquire at the reception desk.

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The ability to request prescriptions via this website will be removed on the 6th October 2017. If you want to continue ordering repeat prescriptions online you will need to sign up for EMIS Access, see below.  Unfortunately we are unable to grant online access to anyone under the age of 16.  However, we are able to allow you to request these over the telephone.  Please ring our Reception Team on 01453 764 222 and they will set this up for you.

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Opening Times

We are open Monday to Friday between 8.00am and 6.30pm (phone line opens 8.00am).
We do offer some pre-bookable, routine appointments with the GPs outside our normal surgery hours; please enquire at reception.


The Locking Hill Practice is derived from two single-handed practices: one based in Uplands and the other at the 'Top of the Town'.

The doctor for Uplands in the 1920 - 1930s was Dr Whitley. His successor in the late 1930s was Dr Royal who retired in December 1962 and was succeeded at that time by Dr Lamb.

Dr Newton joined his practice in the 1930s and was based at The Chestnuts, Hollow Lane.

At the end of 1963 the two practices joined in partnership but continued to work from separate premises, Dr Newton at The Chestnuts and Dr Lamb at a purpose-built surgery attached to Brookfield House, Lansdown. After a couple of years it was decided to close the surgery at Hollow Lane and all practice work was conducted from Brookfield House. During that time Drs Lamb and Newton were joined by Dr Bamford and later by Dr J L Dod.

In 1972 the practice moved to the Health Centre at Beeches Green, being joined by Dr Gillian Dod and, on the retirement of Dr Newton, by Dr Voss.

With increasing numbers of patients and extreme pressure on available space it was decided to move out of the Health Centre into the purpose-built Locking Hill Surgery in 1982.


For the benefit of all our patients, please assist us by removing your car from the surgery car park immediately following your appointment. Please do not leave your car in our car park when shopping in town. Please do not park in the area of the car park that is reserved for doctors and staff - it is vital that our doctors/medical staff have constant access and can remove their cars quickly in an emergency.

Contact Details

Locking Hill Surgery

  • Telephone 01453 764222
  • Out of Hours 0300 421 0220
  • Fax 01453 847994

Practice News

  • 17Aug 2017


    TRAVEL HEALTH NEWS    Hepatitis B Vaccination Due to a global shortage we are unable to get hepatitis B ...

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  • 03Aug 2017

    GP Patient Survey

    Click the link below to see the results of the GP Patient Survey for Locking Hill Surgery as conducted by NHS England. ...

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  • 20Jul 2017

    Temporary Change to Service

      Temporary Change to Service   Due to the surgery’s recent Care Quality Commission report we are working closely with ...

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