A NUMBER of GP and pharmacy services will still be available across the bank holiday weekend.

Same-day GP appointments can be made through the iHeart Barnsley service on Monday, whilst several pharmacies will be opening for limited hours.

The Asda Pharmacy on Old Mill Lane will be open from 10am to 4pm, as will the Boots stores on Cheapside and at Cortonwood.

Morrison’s Pharmacy at Cortonwood will be open from 10am to 5pm, whilst the Tesco Pharmacy will open at 9am and close at 1pm.

A spokesperson for Barnsley CCG said: “Pharmacists are highly qualified health experts who can give you detailed advice on your medicine and provide treatment for common health problems.

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“Along with dispensing prescriptions, pharmacists provide a wide range of services and can advise on minor ailments such as colds, sprains, skin conditions, stomach upsets and allergies.

“A number of pharmacies will be open for limited hours on Bank Holiday Monday, please see the list of pharmacy opening times, on the CCG website or via NHS Barnsley CCG’s Facebook and Twitter pages.”