Directory: Local Services

From Healthcare to Children’s Centres & Churches.

You’re in the right place to find all our local healthcare providers, Children’s Centre’s & Churches.


Doctors / GP Surgeries
Portishead Medical Group  –  Victoria Square, Portishead (01275) 841630 

Harbourside Family Practice  –  Harbour Road, Portishead 01275 868500

Heywood Family Practice  – 1 Lodway Gardens, Pill (01275) 372105

Out of Hours Doctor/GP Dial 111 to arrange an appointment

Emergency Out of Hours & Minor Injuries
EMERGENCY (24 hour service) Dial 999 from a landline or mobile phone

NON-EMERGENCY (24 hour service) Dial 111 from a landline or mobile phone
They will take all your details & an On Call doctor will call you back & arrange an appointment if needed.

Clevedon Minor Injury Unit (8am to 9pm every day – just turn up) Old Street Clevedon BS21 6BS

Pharmacists, Dentists & Opticians

Pharmacists in Portishead

Boots – High Street

Lloyds Pharmacy – Waitrose, Harbour Road  –  Portishead Medical Group, Victoria Square

West Hill Pharmacy – West Hill


Pharmacists in Pill

Boots Pharmacy – High Street, Pill

Lloyds Pharmacy – Pembroke Road or Ridingleaze



From brushing their first tooth to their first trip to the dentist, here’s how to take care of your children’s teeth. – care of kids teeth

A lovely blog written by a Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry. Packed full of user-friendly, evidence-based information on how to care for children’s teeth. From teething to brushing.

Coombe Road Dental Practice – Coombe Road (Private Only)

Evolve Dentistry –  Harbour Road (Private Only)

Lime Tree Dental Practice –  Woodhill Road (Private Only)

Portishead Dental Practice –  Nore Road (NHS & Private) Website

The Dental Clinic Portishead –  High Street (Private Only)

Woodburn Cottage Dental Surgery –  High Street (NHS & Private) Website



Boots – High Street

Dyer & Scott – High Street

Specsavers –  The Precinct

Midwives & Health Visitors

Midwives & Health Visitors

Community Midwives, Portishead Medical Group, Victoria Square, Portishead (01275) 841630 (Choose ‘Option 3’)

Health Visiting Team, Portishead Children’s Centre, West Hill (01275) 885566

Healthy Child Hub

Mondays 1.30 till 2.15 (booking required) – Portishead Children’s Centre, West Hill 
Health education sessions. (Weaning/sleep/nutrition problems in children 6 months and over) will be run prior to hub sessions Please call the Health Visiting Team to book: (01275) 885566

Drop In Hub

Mondays 2.30 till 4.30 (fortnightly, from 1st April 2019) – Portishead Children’s Centre, West Hill 
For support & advice from the Health Visiting Team in a relaxed & friendly environment. Scales available.

Well Baby Clinics

Just turn up to speak to a Health Visitor. No appointment needed. Please arrive AT LEAST 15 minutes before the end of the session, as doors are closed at this time.

Wednesdays 1.00 – 3.00   Portishead Medical Group, Victoria Square, Portishead

2nd & 4th Thursdays of the month  1.00 – 2.30   Crockerne Library & Children’s Centre, Pill

Mental Health Support at Health Visitor Clinics

These clinics can offer parents 25 minute intervention & signposting sessions regarding mental health concerns in a confidential space. Available by appointment only. Call the Health Visiting Team to book: (01275) 885566

Children’s Centres & Churches

Children's Centres
Portishead Children’s Centre, St Barnabas Centre, West Hill, Portishead (01275) 884001

Pill Library & Children’s Centre, Crockerne House, Underbanks, Pill (01934) 426070

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What’s On at your local Children’s Centre Portishead, Pill, Long Ashton, Nailsea & Blackwell
to view or download the latest What’s On Click Here
(look for the ‘Downloads’ icon – in the right hand bar on a pc, or near the bottom on a phone)


As well as providing a place for us to worship together, there is so much more on offer at our local churches.  They host toddler groups, children’s activities, community cafés & loads more.

Portishead Methodist Church High Street

Redcliffe Bay Methodist Church Queens Road

St Peter’s Church (Church of England) Church Road North/Church Road South

St Nicholas’ Church (Church of England) Nore Road

Portishead United Reformed Church @St Nicholas’ Church Nore Road

St Joseph’s Catholic Church West Hill

Gordano Valley Church @Gordano School St Mary’s Road

Vintage Community Church @ Portishead Primary School Station Road