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Chatter Table Dates 2020

If you’d like some company when you go for a coffee, drop into the Wyllyotts Café on the dates listed below between 10.30am to 12pm and join the Chatter Table. Spend some time with others whilst enjoying a drink.

  • Wednesday 12th February 2020
  • Wednesday 11th March 2020
  • Wednesday 22nd April 2020

Drop into the cafe and look for the Chatter Table sign.

FREE Tea & Coffee!

For further information on Chatter Tables please contact Pam Cousins, email: pam.cousins@hertsmere.gov.uk, tel: 020 8207 7801.

Why not stay on after Chatter Table has finished?

The Café is open to purchase lunch and you can purchase a cinema ticket for the 1pm film with other like minded people.

The films showing on the days of the Chatter Table are:

  • 12th February – Little Women (U)
  • 11th March – The Personal History of David Copperfield (TBA)
  • 22nd April – Military Wives

For more information on the movies being shown, please call Wyllyotts Box Office on 01707 645005, email: wyllyotts.reception@inspireall.com or visit us at Wyllyotts Theatre, Darkes Lane, Potters Bar EN6 2HA.

CoronaVirus Important Information

Wuhan Novel Coronavirus – advice from PHE

Public Health England has advised that anyone who has been to Wuhan, China in the last 14 days follow the below advice:

Stay indoors and avoid contact with others

  • Contact NHS 111 for advice
  • Please follow this advice even if you do not have symptoms of the virus.
  • Do not go to work, school or public areas
  • Avoid visitors in your home
  • Avoid using public transport or taxis

Symptoms to look out for:

  • Cough
  • Runny nose
  • Sore throat
  • Fever
  • Difficulty breathing

Visit NHS.UK for more information.

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Patient Transport Booking

From 1st September 2019, we are no longer authorised to request transport on a patients behalf to the following hospitals:

  • North Middlesex
  • Royal Free
  • Whittington
  • Moorfields
  • Chase Farm
  • Barnet General

Should you require transport to any of the above hospitals, you will now need to contact the transport booking service direct on 0333 240 4909.

Flu Clinic Dates 2019/2020

If you are eligible for a free NHS flu vaccination and but missed our walk in clinics in October 2019, the vaccines are still available until the end of February 2020 and you are able to book in with our nursing team by contacting receptionist on 01707 871 980.

Carers Information……

Carers Coffee Mornings

Carers coffee mornings are held regularly at St Johns HQ, The Walk. There is no need to book, just turn up! The next coffee mornings will be on:

  • Friday 6th October 2017
  • Friday 1st December 2017

Carers in Herts

Carers in Herts re running many Courses and Workshops during the year.  We realise most of these are not local to Potters Bar, however the “Caring in Confidence” Course and “Dementia Carer “Forums are being held at the Wyllotts Theatre, Darkes Lane.

For details of these and other Courses and Workshops available, please speak to Lynn, Carers Champion.  Please note Carers in Herts can help with alternative care costs and transport should you require it.

FREE NHS HEALTH CHECK……..

Everyone is at risk from developing heart disease, stroke, diabetes ,kidney disease and some forms of dementia. The good news is that these conditions can very often be prevented – even if you have a history of them in your family.

Patients between the ages of 40 and 74 are entitled to a free NHS Health Check. This will involve having a blood test and a 20 minute appointment with our Health Care Assistant. For more information download the NHS Health Check Leaflet

Please speak to reception to make an appointment for your free NHS Health Check.