PEOPLE are being urged to make sure they know what medical services are available to them if they fall ill or become injured over the bank holiday weekend.
Here are the opening times for pharmacies which can offer expert and confidential advice and treatment for many minor health problems.
On Good Friday, Boots in Bromsgrove and Boots in Droitwich are both open from 8.30am to 6pm, while Boots in Northfield is open from 8.30am to 5.30pm. Morrisons in Bromsgrove is also open from 10am to 6pm and Morrisons in Rubery is open from 10am to 4pm. Lloyds in Northfield is open from 9am to 5pm.
On Easter Sunday, Knights on Market Street in Bromsgrove is open from midday to 3pm.
And on Easter Monday, Boots in Bromsgrove and Droitwich and Morrisons in Bromsgrove and Rubery are all open from 10am to 4pm. Lloyds in Northfield is open from 9am to 5pm.
Bromsgrove’s Minor Injuries Unit (MIU) at the Princess of Wales Community Hospital is also open as usual – 8am to 8pm on Friday and Monday and 12pm to 8pm on Saturday and Sunday. Last appointments are at 7.30pm.
Patients are also reminded they can get advice on the free 24-hour-a-a-day, seven-days-a-week NHS 111 by visiting 111.nhs.uk or by calling 111.