Pharmacy Opening Hours over the August Bank Holiday

If you or someone you care for feels unwell during the August Bank Holiday, you can visit one of the following pharmacies for advice on a range of minor illnesses and injuries such as:

  • Colds and flu
  • Sexual health and contraception
  • Sickness and diarrhoea
  • Cuts and grazes
  • General health advice

You can also find out more information about self-care by visiting the NHS Choices website. If you need medical advice fast but it’s not life-threatening, then call NHS 111 who will be able to advise and suggest the best option for you. In an emergency always call 999.

Dental out-of-hours services will be widely available across London, however patients experiencing dental pain are advised to call NHS 111 who will direct your call to the appropriate service.

The following Islington pharmacies are open:

Pharmacy Name



Telephone Number

August Bank Holiday


Dermacia Pharmacy

260 Upper Street, London

N1 2UQ

020 7226 2780


Boots the Chemist

35-37 Islington High Street, London

N1 9LH

020 7837 3430


Boots the Chemist

410 Holloway Rd, London

N7 6QA

020 7607 1056


Wellcare Pharmacy

552 Holloway Road

N7 6JP

020 7263 3152



If you need to see a GP, you can find out which GP Hubs will be open here.

If you require urgent medical assistance then always dial 999.