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Lancashire Pennine

Lancashire Pennine LMC covers the area of Blackburn with Darwen and East Lancashire. It takes in the large town of Blackburn, the market towns of Darwen and Burnley and the boroughs of Hyndburn, Rossendale, Pendle and Ribble Valley. It is divided into localities coterminous with the two Clinical Commissioning Groups.

The Committee represents all GPs within the constituency and currently has 13 members, including a non-Principal GP specifically to represent the views of sessional and locum doctors. The representation is divided into the localities as shown in the table below.

The Committee meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month.

The Officers of the committee are:

Chair: Dr JGF Robertson, GP Burnley

Vice Chair: Dr H McKeating, GP Blackburn

Treasurer: Dr A Bristow, GP Blackburn

Secretary: Mr P Higgins

Executive Lead: David Massey

Liaison Officer: Maria Mulberry

Your local representatives are:

Area

Name

Practice

Number

Blackburn & Darwen Dr A Bristow Little Harwood Health Centre 01254 617521
Dr H McKeating Redlam Surgery 01254 260051
Dr S Ray Primrose Bank Medical Centre 01254 672132
Dr P Shukla Primrose Bank Medical Centre 01254 672132
Ribble Valley Dr C Dalton Whalley Medical Practice 01254 823273
Dr M Doherty The Castle Medical Group 01200 413535
Burnley Dr J Fleming Padiham Group Practice 0844 4771855
Dr J G F Robertson Parkside Surgery 01282 731460
Dr G Dubey Burnley Wood Medical Centre 01282 731395
Pendle Dr S Jackson Barnoldswick Medical Centre 0844 4773461
Vacancy
Rossendale Dr H Wait Irwell Medical Practice 01706 253422
Vacancy
Sessional’s Dr A Bhat Sessional GP
Dr P Narayan Sessional GP
Dr A Qureshi Sessional GP
Dr Thakur Sessional GP

If there is a vacancy for your area and you would like to be co-opted onto the LMC or observe one of our meetings please contact Maria maria.mulberry@nwlmcs.org

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