Widnes Urgent Treatment Centre (UTC)

NUMBER CHANGE: Widnes Urgent Treatment Centre

Please note: The telephone number for Widnes Urgent Treatment Centre has changed from 0151 495 5000 to 01925 946436.

The old 0151 number will continue to work for a short while, but callers will hear a voice message asking them to redial 01925 946436.

The caller can also be put through to the new 01925 number when prompted.

The new number for Widnes Urgent Treatment Centre is: 01925 946436.

  • Widnes Urgent Treatment Centre - Slips, Trips, Sprains and Falls

Opening times

Widnes UTC is open seven days a week, 365 days a year.

This includes Christmas Day and all other public holidays.

Monday8am – 9pm
Tuesday8am – 9pm
Wednesday8am – 9pm
Thursday8am – 9pm
Friday8am – 9pm
Saturday8am – 9pm
Sunday8am – 9pm

What we treat:

  • Slips
  • Trips
  • Sprains
  • Falls


  • Cuts
  • Wounds
  • Rashes
  • Allergies


  • Burns
  • Scalds
  • Bites
  • Stings


  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Sore throats


  • Back pain
  • Indigestion
  • Stomach upset


  • Ear
  • Nose
  • Eye injuries and infections


  • Emergency contraception

What we don’t treat:

  • Cardiac chest pain
  • Severe difficulty in breathing
  • Head injuries with loss of consciousness
  • Head injuries under 1 years old
  • Strokes
  • Sudden loss of vision
  • Repeat prescriptions
  • Chronic conditions

Please call 999 or visit your local A&E for all serious life-threatening illness and injuries.

Where you can find us

We can be found inside the Widnes Health Care Resource Centre.

Our contact details are as follows:

NHS Widnes Urgent Treatment Centre 
Health Care Resource Centre
Oaks Place
Caldwell Road, Widnes
WA8 7GD (Google map)

Tel: 01925 946436

If you are travelling by car, we have free parking available.

Important: During the 30 minutes before closing, patients will be assessed but might be referred to their GP, Out-of-Hours GP or the A&E at Whiston Hospital or Warrington General Hospital.

Other local Urgent Treatment Centre’s

St Helens Urgent Treatment Centre
  • Monday to Saturday from 7am to 10pm
  • Sunday & Bank Holidays from 9am to 10pm
Runcorn Urgent Treatment Centre
  • Monday to Sunday from 8am to 9pm


If you are unsure what to do or where to go, contact NHS 111

If you need urgent – but not emergency care – please contact NHS 111 first for help and advice.

Use the online service: 111.nhs.uk or call 111 from any phone (the call is free).

NHS 111 can arrange appointments for you to see the right health care professional, in the right place.

They can help you with:

  • where to get help for your symptoms, if you’re not sure what to do
  • how to find general health information and advice
  • where to get an emergency supply of your prescribed medicine
  • how to get a repeat prescription
  • get emergency dental appointments