LATE DUTY CHEMISTS

Before visiting any pharmacy, it is advisable to ring to ensure the pharmacist is present.

Contact HARROGATE: Asda 01423 524243; Sainsbury's 01423 888519; Moss Pharmacy 01423 709724. Superdrug 01423 523281. Boots 01423 566437. KNARESBOROUGH: Boots the Chemist Ltd 01423 863171. P R Naylor 01423 862117. Lloyds 01423 865308. YORK: Tesco, Clifton Moor, 01904 880449.

Public Holidays (please telephone store to check opening times)

HARROGATE

Sunday, Christmas Day: Superdrug, Cambridge Road noon-2pm. Monday, Boxing Day: Boots, Cambridge Street noon-2pm. Tuesday, December 27: Safeway, Wetherby Road. Wednesday-Friday: Services as normal.

Asda Superstore: Monday-Saturday open until 10pm. Moss Pharmacy at Waitrose: Monday-Wednesday open until 8pm, Thursday and Friday open until 9pm, Saturday open until 7pm. Sainsbury's Supermarket: Monday-Saturday open until 10pm.

KNARESBOROUGH

Friday and Saturday: Boots the Chemist, 22-28 Market Place, Knaresborough, 5.30pm-6.30pm. Prescriptions can also be dispensed from Harrogate.

Public Holidays (noon-1pm) - prescriptions can be dispensed from rota pharmacies.

Sunday, Christmas Day: P R Naylor, 55 High Street, Knaresborough. Monday, Boxing Day: Lloyds, 55 High Street, Knaresborough. Tuesday, December 27: P R Naylor, 55 High Street, Knaresborough. Wednesday-Friday: Boots the Chemist, 22-28 Market Place, Knaresborough, 5.30pm-6.30pm. Prescriptions can also be dispensed from Harrogate.

PATELEY BRIDGE

Prescriptions are available from Mr D Laing, 25 High Street, (01423 711329) on public holidays from 10am-11am (except Christmas Day) and also from rota pharmacies in Harrogate and Ripon.

Sunday: No rota in Pateley Bridge, prescriptions dispensed from Harrogate and Ripon.

Mr D Laing, 25 High Street: Monday, Friday open until 6.30pm, Wednesday open until 6pm,

Thursday open 9am-1pm and 4.30-6.30pm and Saturday open until 5pm.

BOROUGHBRIDGE

There is no Sunday or Public Holiday Rota in Boroughbridge. Prescriptions can be dispensed from rota pharmacies in Ripon and Harrogate noon-1pm.

Information on pharmacy opening hurs and additional hours is available 24 hours from NHS Direct on freephone 0845 46 47.

WETHERBY

Tesco Pharmacy, Clifton Moor, York

Saturday, December 24 - 8pm-5.30pm; Christmas Day closed; Monday, December 26 - closed; Tuesday, December 27 - 9am-6pm; Wednesday onwards normal hours - 8am-9pm.

TADCASTER

Monday-Friday (including all Wednesdays) 9am-6pm, Saturdays 9am-1pm at Kirkgate Pharmacy, 7 Kirkgate.

Tesco Pharmacy, Clifton Moor, York as above

SHERBURN IN ELMET

Sunday: Scott Road Pharmacy, Scott Road, Selby 1pm-2pm. Tesco Pharmacy, Clifton Moor, York - see above.

RIPON

Christmas Day and Boxing Day: Boots Pharmacy, Market Place, noon - 1pm.

Tuesday: Morrisons Pharmacy, Harrogate Road, 9am - 6pm.

Wednesday - Friday: R S Marsden, 81 North Street, 5.30 - 6.30pm.

Prescriptions can also be dispensed from Morrisons, Wednesday 9am to 8pm, Thursday and Friday until 9pm and New Year’s Eve 9am to 5pm.