Little Common Surgery 01424 847575
Old Town Surgery 01424 739420

Phone lines open 8.00am to 6.30pm

Your care

Find out about the range of care and support available at Little Common & Old Town surgeries.

Application for access to health records

A request by a patient, or a request by a third party who has been authorised by the patient, for access under the GDPR (and DPA 2018) is called a ... [continue] Application for access to health records


To request an urgent appointment for today or tomorrow Phone us Little Common Surgery 01424 847575 Old Town Surgery 01424 739420 Visit the surgery and speak with a receptionist To ... [continue] Appointments


Are you looking after or providing support for a relative, friend or neighbour? Are you being helped or supported by a relative friend or neighbour? Your GP needs to know ... [continue] Carers


Find out more about the clinics and services available at the surgery.

Community Diabetes Care

Integrated Community Diabetes Care (ICDC) The ICDC Service is based at our Little Common Surgery site. To contact the Administrators please call 01424 848225. Please note that our Reception team ... [continue] Community Diabetes Care

Find NHS services near you

Are you in need of a local dentist, optician, or a pharmacy? Find an NHS service easily by entering your postcode in the NHS service locator widget on this page.

Find your NHS number

Your NHS number is a 10 digit number, like 485 777 3456. It is on any letter you receive from the NHS. You do not need to know your NHS ... [continue] Find your NHS number

Named GP

All patients at Little Common and Old Town Surgery have a named, accountable doctor who is responsible for coordinating their care. Your named doctor will be allocated to you by ... [continue] Named GP


NHS App is a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone, tablet or computer. You can use the NHS app to: Get your ... [continue] NHS App

NHS Health A to Z

Look up information about different conditions and treatments using the NHS Health A-Z widget on this page.    

NHS Live Well

Please use the NHS widget on this page for information and advice on healthy living.

Online services

You can use online services at the surgery to book an appointment, order a repeat prescription, get a sick note, view test results, ask about a non-urgent medical problem and ... [continue] Online services

Proxy Access

Linked profiles allow parents, family members and carers to access health services on behalf of other people. The patient must provide their consent in order for proxy access to be ... [continue] Proxy Access

Register for online services

This form is to  register for the services we offer online. It is NOT for new patient registrations.

Repeat prescriptions

To order a repeat prescription You can order and track repeat prescriptions through your NHS account on the NHS website or in the NHS App. For any prescription queries, or where ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Sick notes

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. The NHS website provides further information on when a ... [continue] Sick notes

Specialist Referrals

What to do if your condition has deteriorated, and you are waiting for a hospital appointment about this. Unfortunately, following the pandemic, hospital waiting times for procedures and appointments have ... [continue] Specialist Referrals

Stop smoking self referral

Patients can now self-refer to One You East Sussex to stop smoking. Visit the One You website for help and advice to quit smoking

Tests and results

Test results Please call after 2pm to enquire about your test results or use your NHS account (on the NHS website or in the NHS App). Our reception team will have ... [continue] Tests and results

Updating your details

If you change name, address or telephone number, please complete the online form below. If you move outside the practice area you may need to find a new GP practice. ... [continue] Updating your details

NHS video library

There are lots of information and advice videos on the NHS YouTube channel. The service is provided to help you make choices about your health, from lifestyle decisions about things ... [continue] NHS video library

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Who should I see?

We want to ensure you see the right person first and that you can see a GP when you need to. The NHS is always here to help you – ... [continue] Who should I see?

Date published: 5th February, 2021
Date last updated: 11th July, 2023