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Flu clinics

We will be holding a series of drop-in flu clinics (no appointment needed) for eligible patients. Patients can drop- in during these times. 


  • Patients ages 18- 64(who are eligible- see below for details)- See flu clinic dates below
  • Patients who are over 65- delivery expected soon- flu clinics to commence 29th October(see clinic dates below) Please bear with us, there have been problems nationally with stock and delivery for some GP Practices.
  • Children age 2-3(with DOB 01.09.14 – 31.08.16) will be vaccinated with nasal flu- contact our reception for further information

Flu clinic dates: for ages 18- 64

Tuesday 23rd October- 12.00pm - 14.00pm

Friday 26th October- 11.00am - 13.00pm

Flu clinic dates for ages: 18- 64 and over 65

Monday 29th October-  9.30am - 18.00pm

A representative from Age UK will be at the surgery on Monday 29th October between 9.30-12.00 to provide information for winter warmth packages and details of activities happening in Cockermouth to tackle social isolation.

Wednesday 31st October- 13.30pm - 16.00pm

Thursday 1st November- 08.30am - 12.30pm 

Click here to check who is eligible for the vaccination

Nasal Flu Clinics - children born between 01/09/14 and 31/08/16, clinics as per below:-

Contact our reception to enquire

Please contact reception to book, if these dates/times are not suitable we can make you an alternative booking.


Castlegate & Derwent Surgery Isel Road, Cockermouth, CA13 9HT Tel: 01900 705750

Welcome to Castlegate & Derwent Surgery

Welcome to Castlegate & Derwent Surgery

Welcome to Castlegate & Derwent Surgery

Welcome to Castlegate & Derwent Surgery

Castlegate & Derwent Surgery

Multi-Disciplinary Training Practice & Primary Care Medical Research Centre

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Castlegate and Derwent Surgery aims to provide high quality health care in a responsive, supportive, courteous and caring manner​.


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