Kid Glove House

01942 481638


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.


We run an appointment only system and appointments can be made as far as 4 weeks in advance.  For urgent appointments we ask that you call us as soon as ... [continue] Appointments


AskmyGP – new service June 2020 The practice is happy to announce that we now have AskmyGP to help our patients contact us easier and faster: AskmyGP is available 24/7, ... [continue] AskmyGP


Baby Clinic This Clinic is run by community staff now at Golborne Clinic Time: Various Childhood Immunisations & Vaccinations There is a specific clinic for Childhood Imms & Vaccs and you ... [continue] Clinics

Dental Urgent Care Contact Numbers

Urgent In Hours Care 01942 614 390 – Urgent Out of Hours Care 01942 481 410 Please note: The above numbers are to be used by patients in the Wigan ... [continue] Dental Urgent Care Contact Numbers

Learning disability

This link takes you to the NHS choices page on learning disability health checks.

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of the NHS website and you can ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

Online services are available for faster and easier access to the practice – just contact the practice and speak to a receptionist who will arrange the online services start up ... [continue] Online services

Out of hours information

Urgent Medical Assistance/ Out of Hours/HUB If you have a life-threatening medical emergency please dial 999. NHS 111 now provides advice and out of hours cover for Wigan Borough CCG. ... [continue] Out of hours information


During your consultation with the Doctor it may be decided to refer to the hospital for further investigation. The practice uses the Choose & Book system to arrange routine and ... [continue] Referrals

Repeat prescriptions

You can order your repeat medication on-line by following the link.  Alternatively, you can order by post, through your pharmacy, in person or by fax.  Please do not re-order your medication more ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self help

As well as our practice, there are many other local NHS services you can contact for health advice, information or treatment. Before you do, remember that you can treat many ... [continue] Self help

Sick certificates

You do not need a Sick Note in the first week of absence.  You should get a Self Certificate from your employer for this period.  After that time you can ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

Since our telephones are very busy in the early morning, we ask you to telephone for test results (eg blood, urine, x-ray) after 2pm. To ensure confidentiality, we only release ... [continue] Test results