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Fownhope Medical Centre
Common Hill Lane, Fownhope, Hereford, HR1 4PZ

email: fownhope.medicalcentre@nhs.net

Telephone: 01432 860 235
Fax: 01432 860 900
Prescriptions: 01432 860 241
District Nurse: 01989 769081

Providing lifelong care that is: safe, effective & dependable - for all of our community

Please use Online Consult - this went live on the 30th April 2020 and gives general advice for most medical conditions.  This is a new service for all NHS GP Practices.


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Unfortunately we have been informed that some scammers are contacting patients, purporting to be from National Screening Services. If you receive a call you are not expecting, hang up and please contact us directly.

Out Of Hours


Emergencies dial 999



NHS 111 If you need to see a doctor when Fownhope Medical Centre is closed ring NHS 111 and you will be directed to the most appropriate care. You will be put through to staff trained in making sure that you receive the right sort of help quickly. You may be asked to travel to a  hospital or out of hours GP, if you are fit to do so. 



TAURUS for routine GP, Nurse or HCA appointments in the evening and at weekends

You can now make a GP, Nurse or HCA appointment outside normal hours:

Monday - Friday 6.00pm - 8.00pm

Saturday & Sunday 8.00am - 8.00pm


To make an appointment with Taurus in the evening or at the weekend you can;

  • Ring Fownhope Medical Centre during surgery hours on 01432 860235. We will book the Taurus appointment for you. The appointment will not be at Fownhope but it will be at a Herefordshire surgery.
  • Ring Taurus on 0800 121 7221 and select which surgery you wish to go to.
  • Ring NHS 111 and they will direct you to the appropriate service, including Taurus


The GP out of hours service is run by Taurus Healthcare Ltd - a consortium of all 24 GP practices in Herefordshire.

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