Market Street
Tel: 01524 720000
Fax: 01524 720110

The Nursing Team

Advanced Nurse Practitioner

TW2          Tina Winstone

RGN BSc (hons), FSRH Specialist Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner and independent prescriber. ENB998 - teaching, assessing and clinical support, diplomas in Spirometry, Asthma, COPD and CHD.

Triage Nurse                          

KE2             Kelly Evans

Diploma in HE Nursing Studies


Nurse Practitioner


Martin Higgins - BSc (Hons) Specialist Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner RCN accredited, Independent Prescriber



Practice Nurses

AM2           Amy Moore -
RGN, RM, RMN, RNMH, BA (Hons) Diploma HE Midwifery, PGCE, Diplomas in Asthma & COPD
Mary-Jo Pearson - SRN Cardiothoracic Certificate, BSc (Hons) Diploma in District Nursing, Diploma in CVD Management
Catherine Grayson - Bsc RGN, PNcert, DipHEOH
Joanne Telford - BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Degree
Kate Wallace - Bsc (Hons) Adult Nursing, Diploma in Diabetes, Graduate Certifcate in Critical Care Nursing

Our Practice Nurses run specialist clinics for Diabetes, Coronary Heart Disease, Heart Failure, COPD and Asthma. Their work also includes:-
- Holiday vaccinations (if appointment is at least 6 weeks before travel) & routine injections.
- Ear syringing, Dressings, and removal of stitches.
- Health Promotion, Chronic Disease Management.
- Contraception advice and Cervical Smears.

Primary Health Care Support Workers (PHCSW)

The surgery currently employs 5 PHCSW, whose role in supporting the nursing team is to take routine blood samples, blood pressure monitoring, ECGs, urine sample testing and new patient medicals. PHCSWs also assist the GPs with minor operations.

DP2          Deborah Purkis

HH2          Helen Hennant                         

RF         Rachel Furlong


                                        Janette Wilson



                                       Louise Thistlethwaite