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Following a CQC Inspection in December 2018 the Surgery has been rated as "Good". For the full report please click on the Care Quality Commission Tab

Nurse Practitioners

Melody Riggs (f)

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Indra Jenking (f)

Advanced Nurse Practitioner


Please telephone 01295 259661 or 259484 to book an appointment to see the nurse.

Sue Hiam (f)

Lead Practice Nurse

As well as Practice Nurse duties Sue also carries out reviews of our Hypertensive patients. You may also see her in Baby Clinic occasionally.

Nicola Upstone

Practice Nurse Nic Upstone specialises in Sexual Health and will give you advice about contraception, your options and can also issue prescriptions for contraception.

Dela Taylor

Practice Nurse Dela carries out our Diabetic Annual Reviews and well as seeing patients for other Practice Nurse duties.

Joyti Jassal

Practice Nurse Joyti Jassal carries out Asthma reviews and other Practice Nurse duties as appropriate.

Health Practitioners

Health Trainer

Kerry Hart supports patients towards a healthier lifestyle, helping with healthy eating, physical activity, quitting smoking and reducing alcohol intake.

She can signpost patients to other local services and organisations. She meets with patients on a one-2-one basis at the surgery regularly.

She encourages, supports and empowers patients to take responsibility and a more confident approach to their health.

Emergency Care Practitioners (ECPS)

Paul Banham is our Emergency Care Practitioner and he carries out a number of tasks at Horsefair, a couple of examples are: Clinical Triage and Acute Home Visits. The introduction of the ECP role at Horsefair has dramatically improved life for GPs.  Paul also performs home visits throughout the day, which means that the patients no longer have to wait for the Doctor to finish their clinic.

Healthcare Assistants

We have Phlebotomy clinics Monday to Friday from 8:00am until 2:30pm. Please call 01295 259661 or 259484 to book a blood test. If your blood test is urgent the receptionist will do their best to get you in on the same day. If the doctor requires a routine blood test you will need to make an appointment at reception.

If you are attending regular appointments for Warfarin Monitoring (INR) please telephone to book your appointment as soon as you receive your letter from the Anticoagulation Clinic.

The Healthcare Assistants also carry out urine dips, ECGs and various other nursing tasks.

Saiqa and Gill

Shirley Riley (f)

Shirley is our Community Phlebotomist and will visit our housebound patients when they require blood tests.

Community Phlebotomist

Saiqa Osborne
Janine Knowles (f)
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