Welcome To

Briton Street GP Surgery

Our mission is to provide a 'traditional general practice in a modern world'

Our values are to be honest, open, caring, responsive, effective, safe and well led

Dr Shafi & Partners operate three NHS contracts on behalf of NHS England within Leicester City Clinical Commissioning Group (Leicester CCG). The three practices are known as Briton Street GP Surgery, Westcotes GP Surgery One and Westcotes GP Surgery Two. They operate from two postal addresses, 5 Briton Street, Leicester, LE3 0AA and 2 Westcotes Drive, Leicester, LE3 0QR.

Opening Times

We are open on Monday to Friday

8:00 am to 18:30 pm

Extended GP, Nurse and Health Care Assistant appointments are available every Saturday 08:30 - 12:00 at our local Westcotes Health Centre (Fosse Road South). This is via Millennium PCN HUBs and will be arranged by our reception staff.

Occasionally, once a month, the practice may be closed in the afternoon for protected learning time (training) and you will be redirected to other GP medical services by a sign on the front door and an answering message on the telephone system.

Best Times To Call Us

To make efficient use of our staff please try to contact us during specific times for certain services such as:

Book an Appointment 8am to 10am

Prescription Queries 11am - 6pm

All Blood/Test Results 11am - 6pm

Some days, we close our doors for a staff meeting between 1.30pm - 2pm. Patients will be notified through our automated telephone answering machine and a sign will be posted on the front door.

Telephone Number

Tel: 0116 233 7744

We are closed on

Official Bank Holidays (England)

When we are closed, you can still get medical assistance from the following:

NHS 111

Healthcare HUBs

Millennium PCN HUBS

999 - for all medical emergencies

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Leicester Healthcare Hubs

We are also able to book you in directly at one of the Healthcare Hubs (subject to availability):

Westcotes Health Centre, Fosse Road South, Leicester, LE3 0LP. Tel: 0116 295 3180

Belgrave Health Centre, 52 Brandon Street, Leicester, LE4 6AW. Tel : 0116 295 2200

Saffron Health, 612 Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE2 6TD. Tel: 0116 244 0888

Merlyn Vaz Health and Social Care Centre ,1 Spinney Hill Road, Leicester, LE5 3GH . Tel : 0116 242 9450

Our reception team will assist you when you speak to them.

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Contact Address

Briton Street GP Surgery

5 Briton Street

LE3 0AA, Leicester

Tel: 0116 233 7744