Opening Hours

The River Surgery

Day Opening hours
Saturday 13 July
Sunday 14 July
Monday 15 July
8am to 6:30pm
Tuesday 16 July
8am to 6:30pm
Wednesday 17 July
8am to 6:30pm
Thursday 18 July
8am to 6:30pm
Friday 19 July
8am to 6:30pm

Appointment Times





9am to 12:30pm

3pm to 6:30pm


9am to 12:30pm

3pm to 6:30pm


9am to 12:30pm

3pm to 6:30pm


9am to 12:30pm

3pm to 6:30pm


9am to 12:30pm

3pm to 6:30pm

Please note these appointment times are a guide only and appointment times will vary according to each clinician. Please contact the surgery for further details.

Evenings and Weekends

You can now have a consultation with a GP or another healthcare professional on weekday evenings and weekends. 

To book an appointment, please call the surgery.

When We Are Closed

If you require urgent medical assistance out of surgery hours please contact NHS111. To get help from NHS111, you can:

  • call 111
  • go to (for people aged 5 and over only)

NHS111 is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Calls to this service are free from both landlines and mobiles.

Accident & Emergency

Whipps Cross Hospital, Whipps Cross Road, London E11 1NR

Tel: 020 8539 5522

Princess Alexandra Hospital, Hamstel Road, Harlow, Essex, CM20 1QX

Tel 01279 444455

These services should only be used in absolute emergencies. For less serious illnesses or injuries, please contact the out of hour’s service above.

In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

NHS 111 Online

111 online is a fast and convenient alternative to the 111 phone service and provides an option for people who want to access 111 digitally. 

Your needs will be assessed and you will be given advice about whether you need:

  • Treat yourself at home
  • Go to a Primary Care Centre

If you need face to face medical attention you may be asked to attend a Primary Care Centre.

Click here to access NHS 111 online or call 111 to speak to a staff member.