General Practice Data for Planning & Research (GPDPR)

From 1st July 2021, NHS Digital will collect data to support a wide variety of research and analysis to help run health and care services.  In additions, the service will also help to support the planning and commissioning of health and care services, the development of health and care policy, public health monitoring and interventions and enable many different areas of research.

For more information, you can visit General Practice Data for Planning and Research: GP Practice Privacy Notice - NHS Digital

In line with the new General Data Protection Regulation, please find attached the Data Protection Privacy leaflet explaining how we use your information

How we use your Data leaflet

Transparency Notice




Contact Details


Monday to Friday 8am to 6.30pm.  Closed on Bank Holidays

Accessibility and Disability

  • We want to get better at communicating with our patients.
  • We want to make sure you can read and understand the information we send you.
  • We want to know if you need information in braille, large print or easy read. We want to know if you need a British Sign Language interpreter or advocate.
  • We want to know if we can support you to lipread or use a hearing aid or communication tool.
  • If you or someone you know finds it hard to read our letters or if you need someone to support you at appointments, please let us know.
  • If you or someone you know has any impairment and/or difficulties when in the practice, we would be pleased to discuss how we can best meet your needs.

Disabled Access

  • The surgery is designed to allow easy access for wheelchairs.
  • We have disabled parking spaces
  • We have disabled toilets
  • An induction loop system is fitted at reception for those with hearing aids 
  • Electric doors will open automatically when you approach the surgery main entrance

Address book Address

Farnworth Health Centre
Frederick Street

Telephone Numbers Telephone Numbers

01204 795170
Prescription line - open 10am-12 and 2-4pm
01204 463280
Out of Hours:
0161 7638940
Please only use this form for comments about the practice and suggestions as to how we can improve our service to you. Medical matters and official complaints cannot be dealt with via this form. If you have a query regarding a medical matter please telephone reception to make an appointment to see the appropriate person.

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