May 2021 Supplementary statement

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


Date Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment published – March 2018
Date Supplementary Statement issued – May 2021

The regulations state that Supplementary Statements can provide updates to the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment 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 – commencement of trading 

The following pharmacies have commenced trading after a change of ownership:

  •  Felixstowe Healthcare LLP has taken over ownership of the pharmacy at The Grove Medical Centre, Grove Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 9GA. The pharmacy will now trade as Felixstowe Pharmacy. Opening hours remain the same as the previous owners. Effective date of commencement 1st April 2021.
  • Suffolk Pharma Ltd has taken over ownership of the pharmacy at 204 Hawthorne Drive, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 0QG. The pharmacy will now trade as Hawthorne Drive Pharmacy. Opening hours remain the same as the previous owners. Effective date of commencement 1st April 2021.

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 2021.