Temporary relocation of Claremont Medical Centre, Walthamstow and on-site blood testing (phlebotomy) service

Owing to a fire on Saturday 15 October 2016, Claremont Medical Centre in Walthamstow has temporarily relocated GP services to the:

Firs Practice
26 Stephenson Rd,
London E17 7JT.  

The blood-testing (phlebotomy) service that usually operates from the Claremont Medical Centre site is also unavailable until further notice. Barts Health Trust advise that Patients should go to: Whipps Cross Hospital, E11 1NR (Area 1, Outpatients Department) Monday – Friday 9am - 3pm. 

Patients are advised, that if they cannot travel to Whipps Cross Hospital, to use the following services instead: 

Blood testing venues, days and times in Waltham Forest


Chingford Health Centre, 109 York Road , Chingford, E4 8LF 

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 

08:30 - 12:30

Silverthorn Medical Centre, 2 Friars Close, Off Larkshall Road, Chingford, E4 6UN

Monday - Friday

08:30 – 1pm

Monday, Wednesday & Friday

08:30 - 12:30


Comely Bank, 46 Ravenswood Road, Walthamstow, E17 9LY

Monday – Friday

09:00 - 12:30

St. James Health Centre, St. James's Street, Walthamstow, E17 7NH 

Monday – Friday

08:00 - 11:30

Leyton and Leytonstone

Langthorne Health Centre, 13 Langthorne Road, Leytonstone, E11 4HX 

Monday - Friday

08:30 - 12:30

Oliver Road Medical Centre, 75 Oliver Road, Leyton, E10 5LG 

Thursday only

08:30 - 12:00

Whipps Cross Hospital, E11 1NR

(Area 1, Outpatients Department)

Monday - Friday

09:00 - 3pm


Claremont practice staff have been contacting patients since the fire to redirect them. If you need to contact the practice the telephone number remains the same.