May 2020 supplementary statement

Supplementary Statement to Suffolk Health and Wellbeing Board’s Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment

The regulations state that Supplementary Statements can provide updates to the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment (PNA) only in relation to changes in the availability of pharmaceutical services. Supplementary Statements cannot provide updates on pharmaceutical need. This can only be achieved through a review of the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment. The following pharmaceutical services currently contained within the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment have been identified as needing updating. This updated information supersedes some of the original information within the PNA and should be read in conjunction with that document.

Change of ownership - commenced

The following pharmacy has commenced trading:

Lakepharm Pharma Ltd, which was granted the application for a change of ownership for the pharmacy at 40 High Street, Lakenheath, Suffolk, IP27 9JS in March 2020 has now commenced trading as Lakenheath Pharmacy. Trading by the new owner commenced on 13th March 2020.

No significant change relocation 

Suffolk Pharma Ltd, trading as Hamilton Road Pharmacy, 189 Hamilton Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 7DT has relocated to: The Grove Medical Centre, Grove Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 9GA

All pharmaceutical services remain the same and there will be no interruption in service provision. Confirmation of effective date of commencement as 1st April 2020.

Change to opening hours

The following pharmacies have changed their overall opening hours. All other services remain the same. 

U&U Ltd

Trading as Delta Pharmacy, 57-59 Foxhall Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 8JU

Previous overall opening hours (including supplementary hours): 

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00-13:00 then 14:00-18:00
  • Saturday: 09:00-13:00
  • Sunday: closed

New overall opening hours (with effect from 9th April 2020):

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00-13:00 then 14:00-18:00
  • Saturday: closed
  • Sunday: closed

Suffolk Pharma Ltd

Trading as Hamilton Road Pharmacy, The Grove Medical Centre, Grove Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 9GA (Please see “no significant change relocation” above)

Previous overall opening hours (including supplementary hours):

  • Monday to Friday: 09:00-17:30
  • Saturday: 09:00-13:00
  • Sunday: closed

New overall opening hours (with effect from 14th April 2020):

  • Monday to Friday: 08:00-20:00
  • Saturday: 09:00-13:00
  • Sunday: closed

Supplementary statement prepared by Soar Beyond Ltd and issued by Natacha Bines, Head of Population Insight, Public Health. Suffolk County Council.

Information correct as of the 20th April 2020