Whitby’s pharmacy times over Easter

The NHS is encouraging people in the Whitby area to plan their healthcare for Easter.

With advice on common illnesses and the best medicines to treat them, visiting the pharmacist can save you time in the waiting room and help you feel better fast.

Geoff Day, Head of Primary Care for NHS England (North Yorkshire and Humber) said: “Your local pharmacy can help you with more than you might think.

“Pharmacists offer expert, confidential advice and treatment for many minor health problems.

“Remember to order any medication you need in plenty of time so that you have a good supply during bank holidays.”

Local pharmacy opening times over Easter are:

Boots, Skinner Street, open Easter Sunday midday to 1pm; Boots, Baxtergate, Good Friday, 9am to 5.30pm, 10am to 4pm; Day Lewis, Baxtergate, open Easter Monday, noon to 1pm.