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 Welcome to the Horse Fair Practice Group 

We are a 6 Doctor Training Practice operating from 3 sites:Keele Logo

    • Horse Fair Practice (Sandy Lane Health Centre)
    • Hillsprings Surgery (Springfields Health & Wellbeing Centre)
    • Armitage Surgery

We are committed to providing high quality care to both new and existing patients living in Rugeley, Armitage and surrounding areas.

The Practice has GP Trainees, Medical Students, Practice Nurses, Administration and Reception staff and a wider primary health care team to provide the best possible healthcare.  We have a single point access number: 01889 582244.  By dialing this number you will able to make and cancel appointments for all 3 sites, as well as access test results.

All our staff are dedicated to offering a professional service and the surgery website helps us to keep all our patients up to date with news and information about our practice.

As well as a source of information about our practice, the staff and the services we provide, we hope you will use this website as a useful resource for other health-related information. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like (you can use the Comments/Suggestions facility on the Contact Us page). We can use your ideas to improve our online services and further develop the content of this website.

Please do have a look at our surgery booklet, by clicking the link.  This details all our services: Horse Fair Practice Group E-Booklet.pdf



The practice currently offers patients' facilities to book, view, amend, cancel and print appointments online.

The practice currently offers the facility for all patients to order online, view and print a list of their repeat prescriptions for drugs, medicines or applicances.

This practice offers patients facilities to view online, export or print any summary information from their record, relating to medications, allergies, adverse reactions and any other items agreed between the practice and individual patient.

You can use the EMIS Access online system to book and cancel appointments and request repeat prescriptions via a computer or smart-phone.  Simple go to one of our reception desks with a form of ID and request your unique pin number.






Protected Learning Time


The Practice will close for training on the following afternoons:


Wednesday 9th September 2015
Tuesday 13th October 2015
Wednesday 11th November 2015
Tuesday 8th December 2015
Wednesday 13th January 2016
Tuesday 9th February 2016
Wednesday 9th March 2016



Bank Holiday 

Please make sure you put your prescription requests in early to ensure you do not run out of medication during the holiday period. 

Summer Bank Holiday - Monday 31st August 2015
Christmas Day - Friday 25th December 2015
Boxing Day (In Lieu) - Monday 28th December 2015
New Year's Day - Friday 1st January 2016


Armitage Surgery Now Accept Credit/Debit Cards.  Payments are accepted for services carried out at any of our three sites.

Credit/Debit Cards

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