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Forgotten your pill? Contraceptive failed? Had unprotected sex?

You have 3 days in which to act to try to prevent a pregnancy but the sooner the better.

Help is available free from

For confidential emergency advice and information about other clinics and services nearest to you, ring:

Gloucester 08454 226201

Cheltenham 08454 222374

Free confidential Emergency Contraception and pregnancy testing for young people are available in the following towns:


Gloucester City

Asda Pharmacy, Asda Stores, Bruton Way,
Every Day

Boots the Chemist, Gloucester
Mon - Sat 9am -5.30pm
Sun 10.30am - 4.30pm

Barkey Chemist, 110 High Street, Tredworth
Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 9am -1pm 2.15pm - 6pm
Thurs 9am -1pm
Sat 9 -1pm 2.15pm -5.30pm

Kingsholm Pharmacy, Alvin St, Gloucester
Mon - Fri 9am -1pm 2pm - 6.30pm

Lloyds Pharmacy, Bell Walk, Gloucester
Mon, Wed, Fri 8.30am - 5.00pm (Not Wednesdays during school holidays)

Lloyds Pharmacy, Rosebank Surgery, Gloucester
Tues - Fri 9am -6.30pm

Lloyds Pharmacy, Abbotswood Centre, Brockworth, Gloucester
Tues - Wed - Thurs 9am - 7.00pm

Lloyds Pharmacy, 5a Brookfield Road, Hucclecote, Gloucester
3 days per week - varies

Lloyds Pharmacy, 1 Old Cheltenham Road, Longlevens, Gloucester
Tues, Wed, Fri 8.30am - 7.00pm
Sat 8.30am - 5.30pm

Lloyds Pharmacy, Severnvale Shopping Centre Quedgeley, Gloucester
Mon - Fri 9.00am 0 6.00pm Sat - 8.30am - 1pm

Marchants Pharmacy, 117 Barton St, Gloucester
Mon - Fri 9am -6pm
Sat 8.30am - 1pm


Cotswold Area

Chesterton Pharmacy, 16 Chesterton Lane, Cirencester
Mon - Fri 8.30am - 6.00pm; Tues - Thurs 8.30am - 6.30pm
Sat 8.30am - 1.00pm

Lloyds Pharmacy , 39 Long Street, Tetbury
Mon, 9am - 6.30pm Alternate Tuesdays 9.00am - 6.30pm

Robscott Limited, High Street, Chipping Campden
Mon - Fri 9am - 6.00pm
Sat 9.00am - 12.30pm

The Pharmacy, The Square, Stow on the Wold
Mon - Fri - 9am -6.00pm
Sat 9.00am - 5.00pm

Cheltenham Area

Boots the Chemist, 197-199, High Street, Cheltenham
Mon - Sat 8.30am -5.30

Badham’s Chemist Limited, 102, Whaddon Rd, Cheltenham
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat -9am 2pm -5.30pm
Wed 9am -1pm.

Badham’s Chemist Limited, 4 Stoke Road, Bishops Cleeve
Mon - Thurs -9am - 12.30pm, 2.30pm - 6.30pm

Badham’s Chemist Limited, Church Road, Bishops Cleeve
Mon, Weds, Fri - 9am -12.30pm, 2.30pm - 6.30pm

Healthy Living Centre, Hester’s Way Community Resource Centre, Cassin Drive, Cheltenham
Ask for Practice Nurses, Sue or Becky
Mon - Fri 8.30am – 6.00pm

Lloyd’s Pharmacy, 56 Edinburgh Place, Hester’s Way, Cheltenham
Mon -Fri 9am – 6pm,
Sat 9am – 5.30pm (when trained pharmacist available)

Stroud Area

Boots the Chemist , 57 High Street, Stroud
5 days a week 9.00am - 1.00pm, 2.00pm - 6.00pm
Sat 9.00am - 1.00pm

Lloyds Pharmacy, Grantley House, Long Street, Wotton under Edge
Tues & Fri, 9am - 6.00pm Weds 9.00am - 5.00pm Alternate Sats 9.00am - 5.00pm

Superdrug, 57-62 High Street, Stroud
Mon - Sat 8.30am - 5.30pm

Tewkesbury Area

Northway Chemist, The Northway Centre, Tewkesbury
Mon, Tues, Weds & Fri, 9am - 1pm, 2pm - 6.00pm
Sat 9am - 1pm

Forest of Dean

Cinderford Pharmacy, 19 market Street, Cinderford
Mon - Fri, 9am - 5.30pm

Kevin Hope Pharmacy, 4 Pyart Court, Coleford
Mon - Fri, 9am - 5.30pm
Sat 9.00am - 12.30am

Moss Chemists, 9-11 Market Street, Cinderford
Mon - Fri, 9am - 5.30pm (alternate weeks Mon - Fri 9.00am - 6.30pm)

Sedbury Pharmacy, Beachley Road, Sedbury
Mon - Fri, 9am - 6.30
Sat 9am - 12.30pm

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