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Dentists, Doctors, Banks, Parking, Chemists, Currency, Laundry, Library, Petrol, Places of Worship, Police, Post Office, Public Toilets, Taxis and Vets.

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Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

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Health | Dentists | Doctors | Hospital | Banks | Car Parking | Chemists | Currency Exchange | Laundry Service | Library | Petrol Station | Places of Worship | Police | Post Office | Public Toilets | Taxis | Hexham Town Council | Vets

Health

In case of serious accident or emergency, phone the UK emergency number 999

Dentists

Family Dental Practice, 11 Battle Hill, Hexham, 01434 602678

Hexham Dental Clinic, 17 Battle Hill, Hexham, 01434 603759

Hencotes Dental Practice, 7 Hencotes, NE46 2EQ 01434 602227

Abbey Dental Practice, 9 Beaumont Street, NE46 3LZ 01434 609909 (takes NHS patients)

Out of Hours Dentist

0845 608 0324

Doctors

Burn Brae Medical Group, Hexham Primary Care Centre, Corbridge Road, Hexham, 01434 603627

The Sele Medical Practice, Hexham Primary Care Centre, Corbridge Road, Hexham 01434 602237

Hospital

Hexham General Hosptial, Corbridge Road, Hexham, NE46 1QJ Telephone: 0844 811 8111 (including accident and emergency)


NHS Direct

0845 46 47

Out of Hours GP

0300 123 4343


Hexham Town Council

Councillors, meeting minutes, town plan, events, policies, St Andrew's Cemetery and useful links.

Council Office, St Andrews Cemetery, West Road, Hexham    NE46 3RR    01434 609575    Website    Email


Banks

All major banks have branches in Hexham:

Barclays Bank, Priestpopple, Hexham, NE46 1PE Tel: 0845 7555555

HSBC, Fore Street, Hexham, NE46 1LY Tel: 08457404404

Natwest Bank, Battle Hill, Hexham, NE46 1NL Tel: 0845 6002803

Lloyds Bank TSB, Priestpopple, Hexham, NE46 1PA Tel: 0845 3000000


Car Parking - information about travelling around Hexham can be found on the transport page.

The following council managed parking places are free of charge, but you will need to display a parking disc in short stay parking places.

Where do time limits apply?

  • Car parks – 8am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday including Bank Holidays
  • On street areas – 9am to 5pm, Monday to Saturday including Bank Holidays
Parking Place
Max Stay
Parking Disc Required (details below)
Market Place 1 hour YES
Beaumont Street 2 hours YES
Market Street 2 hours YES
Gilesgate Short Stay 2 hours YES
Priestpopple 2 hours YES
St Marys Wynd 2 hours YES
Prospect House Car Park 2 hours YES
Wentworth (Short Stay) 2 hours YES
Gilesgate Car Park 3 hours YES
Loosing Hill Car Park 3 hours YES
Gilesgate (Long Stay) All Day NO
Wentworth (excluding HGV) All Day NO

The following car park has parking charges which apply 24 hours Monday to Sunday including Bank Holidays.

Parking place
Max stay
Charge
Wentworth Car Park (HGV & Coach Park)  4 hours
All Day
£4.00
£6.00

There are also a number of private parking providers in Hexham.

Parking Place
Max Stay
Method of Control
Aldi Car Park 90 minutes CCTV
Homebase Car Park 2 hours CCTV
Tesco Car Park 3 hours CCTV
Beales Car Park 3 hours Pay and Display
Marks & Spencer Car Park (Short Stay) 4 hours Pay and Display
Marks & Spencer Car Park (Long Stay) All Day Pay and Display
Corbridge Road Car Park All Day Pay and Display
Hexham General Hospital Car Park All Day Pay and Display
Hexham Station Car Park All Day Pay and Display
 
Hexham car parking map

*You may need Adobe Reader to view the map. It's free to download here.

Where to get your parking disc

You will need to display a parking disc (set at the time you arrive) in our short stay parking places in Hexham.

Parking discs cost £1 each and you can get one from:

  • Libraries
  • Tourist Information Centres
  • Customer Information Centres
  • Disc dispensers
  • Local businesses

Please note: parking discs from other local authorities can be used. Alternatively, if you do not have a parking disc, you can use a long stay car park where no disc is required or a privately managed pay and display car park.

Remember to check the signs when you park for more information.


Chemist shops

Pharmacies/dispensing chemists in the centre of Hexham are:

Lloyds Pharmacy, Hexham Hospital, NE46 1QJ, Tel: 01434 603596

Boots Pharmacy, 1 Cattle Market, NE46 1NJ, Tel: 01434 603080

Boots Pharmacy, 1 Fore Street, NE46 1LU, Tel: 01434 602024

Tesco Pharmacy, Alemouth Rd, NE46 3PJ, Tel: 0845 677 9873


Currency exchange

Dawson and Sanderson, 41A Fore Street, Hexham NE46 1LU 01434 606765
Tesco Extra, Tynedale Retail Park, Alemouth Road, Hexham NE46 3PJ 0345 6779873


Laundry Service

Your Local Laundry (serviced) 12 St Lukes Rd, Hexham, NE46 2BB 01434 603310

The Laundry Gallery (express service laundry and dry cleaners), 25B Haugh Lane Industrial Estate, NE46 3PU 01434 601004


Library

Hexham Library, Queens Hall, Beaumont Street, Hexham 01670 624525


Petrol Station

Dale Garage, Haugh Lane,


Places of Worship in Hexham

Hexham Abbey

Market Place, Hexham
T: 01434 602031
Services: 8.30am Holy Communion, 10.00am Parish Communion, 11.45am Holy Communion, First Sunday in the month. 6.30pm Evensong.
Reverend Canon Graham Usher

Trinity Methodist

Beaumont Street, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 3LS
T: 01434 601055
Services: Sunday at 10.30am and 6pm
Reverend David Goodall

St Aidans URC

Hencotes, Hexham, NE46 2EG
T: 01434 605837 (Church Secretary)
Services: 10.00am

St Mary’s Roman Catholic

Hencotes, Hexham, NE46 2EB
T: 01434 603119
Services: Saturday 6pm, Vigil St Andrews Church Corbridge (Corbridge Market Square). Sunday at St Mary’s 10am and 6.00pm.
Father Christopher Warren

West End Methodist Church

West End, Hexham, NE46 3DF
T: 01434 603 761
Services: Sunday 10.30am and 6.00pm
Reverend Marian Olsen

Hexham Community Church

Central Chambers, Beaumont Street NE46 3LS
T: 01434 601113 (Office)
Services: Sunday 10.00am
Pastor: Neil Strike

Religious Society of Friends – Quakers

Hexham Community Centre, Gilesgate NE46 3NP
Meeting for Worship Sunday 10.00am
T: 01434 605850

Salvation Army

Market Street, Hexham NE46 1IQ
T: 01434 600462 or 603649
Service: Sunday 4.00pm
Envoy Eunice Blakey.


Police
Emergency number 999
Non-emergency number 101

The Police Station in Hexham is open 24 hours a day, located at Shaftoe Leazes, NE46 3DG, along the West Road.


Post Office

Within Beales department store, Fore Street, Hexham, 0845 7223344


Public Toilets

These are situated, for your convenience:

Wentworth Car Park – behind the Tourist Information Centre

St Mary’s Wynd - behind the Queens Hall

Hexham Park – Cowgarth

Tyne Green Country Park


Vets

Hadrian Vet Group, Dene Avenue, Hexham, NE46 1HJ 01434 602703

Orchard House Veterinary Services Ltd, 48 Priestpopple, Hexham NE46 1PG 01434 607677

Scott Mitchell & Associates, The Auction Mart, Tyne Green NE46 3SG 01434 608999



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