Practice News


W.E.F. Tuesday 4th May 2021   Re-Opening practices and Infection control With the continued vaccination programme and reduction in people testing positive to Covid, SHS is now able to relax one of the measures put in place to reduce transmission within practices. Practices will be able to unlock the front doors and allow patients to... Read more »


We know that everyone is eager to find out when they will get their Covid vaccination and that this is an anxious time. The NHS is working very hard to invite people who are eligible to have their vaccination, as quickly as possible. If you are aged over 50 you can now book your vaccination... Read more »

Half day closing for staff training

Please note that Buttercross Health Centre & Ilchester Surgery will be closed for training from 1:00pm to 4:00pm this Wednesday 17th March 2021 We will be available to urgent calls only. Many thanks

Letter to Patients: March 2021

Letter to Patients: March 2021   With Spring on our doorsteps and Summer in reach, we know that our patients and the communities we support are eager to get back to some sort of normality as the roll out of the NHS Covid-19 vaccination programme in Somerset accelerates. Although the county is making great progress... Read more »

Video Consultations

Most GP surgeries, hospitals, mental health services and community care services now offer video consultations. Video consultations save you stress and money and they are a safe way for us to see how you are whilst social distancing All you need is a charged device, a quiet, private space and a good internet connection A... Read more »