Health services in Hawkshead cover the western side of Lake Windermere.


Collins and Butterworth Pharmacy 015394 36201

The pharmacy is located in the centre of the village next to the Post Office. It is open six days a week.

Services include replacing forgotten medicine, treatment and advice on a number of conditions, contraception. In the event that the pharmacist is unable to help then they will signpost you to the local GP or Out of Hours service.

GP Surgery

Hawkshead Medical Practice 015394 36246

The GP surgery is located next to the main car park in the village.

The surgery is open each morning and two afternoons a week and is part of the same group which runs services at Ambleside.

The practice provides general medical services but also assists with minor injury treatment. It works closely with the local pharmacy a short walk away.

The surgery does not have X ray facilities and any significant injuries will need to attend the Accident and Emergency unit at Barrow or Lancaster or the Minor Injury service at Kendal.