The Extended Access Service


This service provides GP and other primary care clinician appointments in the evening and on weekends to extend the access to GP services. The Service is delivered between 6.30pm and 8pm on weekdays, as well as weekends and Bank Holidays.

Currently the service is provided at seven centres across four areas of Bedfordshire:

  • Ivel Medical Centre, Biggleswade
  • Riverfield Drive Medical Centre , Goldington, Bedford
  • London Road Health Centre, Bedford
  • Leighton Road Surgery, Leighton Buzzard
  • Flitwick Surgery, Flitwick, Bedford
  • Shefford Health Centre, Shefford
  • Asplands Medical Centre, Woburn Sands

Want to make an appointment with the Extended Access Service?

Contact your own GP practice to request an appointment. If you would prefer an appointment outside of normal opening times, ask for an extended access appointment.  In urgent or out-of-hours situations; please contact 111.

Need to cancel your appointment with the Extended Access Service? 

If you need to cancel an extended access appointment, please contact your surgery during normal opening hours. If you need to cancel an appointment out of normal surgery hours please text 07395 642714 giving your name, date of birth and the date and time of your appointment.