If you have an illness or injury that won't go away, make an appointment with your GP. They provide a range of services by appointment and when absolutely essential can make home visits.
You can make an appointment with your practice for medical advice, examinations and prescriptions. For information about how to do this online through GP online see here.
If you need to see a GP urgently when your practice is closed, you can access the out-of-hours service by phoning NHS 111 direct. All calls to 111 are free from a landline or a mobile. Your call will be answered by a trained call handler, whose job it is to ensure that you access the most appropriate local service.
If you are not registered with a GP you can use the find a GP service.