Will your local pharmacy be open over the August bank holiday?

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A pharmacist helping a customer. Picture: GETTY IMAGES/ISTOCKPHOTO - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

If you need a pharmacy on bank holiday Monday, August 26, check our guide to see which shops in your area will be open.

GPs in Suffolk and north Essex are urging people to make sure they have enough medicines ahead of the bank holiday.

You can also contact NHS 111 by phone and online for non-emergency medical help and advice 24 hours a day. However, you should always call 999 in a medical emergency where there may be a risk to life.


Aldeburgh Pharmacy, 125 High Street - 10am-3pm.

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Boots Pharmacy, 5 New Market - 10am-4pm.

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Tesco, George Westwood Way - 9am-6pm).


Boots, 7 George Yard, Sandpit Lane - 10am-4pm).


Boots, 1 Bury Road - 11am-3pm).

Bury St Edmunds

Asda, Western Way - 9am-6pm.

Boots, 11-13 Cornhill - 9am-5pm.

Sainsbury's, Bedingfeld Way - 9am-5pm.

Tesco, St Saviour's Interchange - noon-4pm.


Lloyds Pharmacy, Sainsbury's, 2 White Hart Lane - 7am-11pm.

Morrisons, Copperfield Road - 10am-4pm.

Tesco, 47-53 Springfield Road - noon-4pm.

Tesco, Princes Road - noon-4pm.

Clacton on Sea

Boots, 54-62 Pier Ave - 10am-4pm.

Prescription 2 You Healthcare, Pier Avenue - 10am-4pm.


Asda, Petrolea Close - 9am-6pm.

Boots, 2-4 Plume Avenue - 11am-3pm.

Boots, 4-6 Lion Walk - 10.30am-4.30pm.

Tesco, Highwoods Square - noon-4pm.


Boots Pharmacy, 86 Hamilton Road -10am-4pm.

Morrisons, Grange Farm Avenue - 10am-4pm.


Boots, Connaught Avenue - 10am-3pm.


Mill Pharmacy, Hadleigh Heath Centre, Market Place - 10am-noon.

Great Notley

Tesco, 1 The Square - noon-4pm.


Boots, 69-71 High St - 10am-4pm.


Boots, 15 High St - 10am-4pm.

Lloyds Pharmacy, Sainsbury's, Haycocks Road - 9am-5pm.

Tesco, Cangle Road - noon-4pm.


Asda, Goddard Road - 9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm.

Boots, 5 Tavern Street - 10am-5pm.

Morrison's, Sproughton Road - 9am-5pm.

Sainsbury's, Warren Heath, Felixstowe Road - 9am-5pm.

Sainsburys, Hadleigh Road - 9am-5pm.

Tesco, Copdock, 42 London Rd - noon-4pm.


Tesco, Ropes Drive - noon-4pm.


Asda, Horn Hill - 9am-6pm.

Boots, 76A London Road North - 10am-4pm.

Martlesham Heath

Tesco, Anson Road - noon-4pm.


Boots, 82 High Street - 10am-4pm.

Tesco, Fordham Road - noon-4pm.


Queen Street Pharmacy, 18 Queen Street - 10am-4pm.

Stanway, Colchester

Lloyds Pharmacy, Sainsbury's, 1 Western Approach - 8am-9pm.


Asda, 8-9 Wilkes Way - 9am-6pm.

Tesco, Cedars Link Road - noon-4pm.


Boots, 12-14 Market Hill - 10am-4pm.

Tesco, Springlands Way - 9am-6pm.

West Mersea

Boots, 37 Barfield Road - 10am-4pm.


Boots, 58 Thoroughfare (B/H Mon 10am-4pm.

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