Welcome to the Writtle Surgery

We are a 6 Doctor GP surgery in the village of Writtle just outside Chelmsford in Essex. We have 6 Partners (2 Male and 4 Female).

We also employ a practice based pharmacist who offers appointment on Mondays and Fridays.

The surgery telephone lines are open throughout our normal working hours of 8:00 am - 6:30 pm Monday to Friday. We are closed on weekends and Bank Holidays. If you require medical attention during the time we are closed then please phone 111.

Early closing

On Wednesday 27 June 2018 we will close at 12 o'clock and re open Thursday 28th June 2018 at 8am. If you have a life threatening emergency please dial 999. If you have an urgent medical problem and require assistance please call 111. We thank you for your understanding. Writtle Surgery Team

Writtle Surgery FLU SATURDAY

Writtle Surgery FLU SATURDAY will be 22/09/18 8:30AM-12PM. Please make a note of this and we will release details of how to book shortly.

New contraceptive service

We now offer the contraceptive implant and coil at the surgery. This service is available to everyone, not just registered patients. read more...


The surgery doors are open from 08:00 am to 6:30 pm. Appointments are for 10 minutes and are available 8:30am-06:00pm. To see a Doctor or Nurse please telephone us or come into the surgery to book an appointment. If you have more than one issue you would like to discuss please ensure you book a double appointment.

The Dispensary

The dispensary opening hours are Monday to Friday 9:00-12:00 and then 14:00-18:00. If you need to obtain medicines urgently then please speak to one of our dispensers.