Howletch Lane
Primary School

Health Care

York Road Pharmacy
York Road pharmacy offers a Minor Ailment Scheme. This service applies to all patients who receive free prescriptions, which includes children under the age of 18, adults over the age of 60 and patients who receive tax credits, medical exemption certificate etc. The scheme covers a wide range of illnesses classed as Minor Ailments and they are able to advise and treat these ailments. For example:

  • Head Lice
  • Threadworm
  • Infant teething
  • Sore throat
  • Headache/high temperature/earache
  • Hay Fever/Rhinitis
  • Nasal congestion
  • Athletes foot
  • Indigestion/heartburn
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Allergic contact dermatitis
  • Thrush

York Road pharmacy are happy to help with advice and/or treatments where possible. Their telephone number is 0191 5862180 or call into 60 York Road, Peterlee SR8 2DP

Privacy Policy

We regard your privacy as important and any personal information you give to us will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulations.

We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information via our contact us page and contact forms available on various pages throughout the website.

Any information you provide will only be used for the reasons specified and it will not be shared with any third party without your consent, unless required by law.

Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised members of staff as part of the provision of school services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information please tell us.

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If you are connected to the internet you will have an IP Address. This may take the form of a figure, such as 333.333.22.1. The address will be automatically collected and logged as part of the connection of your computer to our web server and may be used to determine the total number of visits to each part of the site. This data is not collected and used for other purposes.

This website contains links to other websites. The School is not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.

This policy will be reviewed and updated versions will be posted on the website.

If you have any questions about the use of your personal information, the Information Commissioner is the independent regulator for both Data Protection and Freedom of Information.