Evans Pharmacy, Castle Donington

Mr John Hopkins


I have been a qualified pharmacist for 14 years, having trained at the University or Portsmouth.  I also have a postgraduate diploma in clinical Pharmacy from De Montfort University and a Postgraduate Certificate in Pharmacy Management from the University of Kent.

Outside of work, I am married with two young daughters.  I enjoy cycling, reading and music.  I currently play trombone in one of the country’s top brass bands


Mrs Sarah Hopkins

I have been a qualified pharmacist for 14 years, having trained at the University of Portsmouth. I also have a postgraduate diploma in clinical pharmacy and a Postgraduate Certificate in Pharmacy management from the University of Kent.

Outside of work, I am married with two young daughters. I enjoy sewing and crochet, am Barn Owl at our local Brownie unit and am secretary of one of the country’s top brass bands.

Services

Flu vaccination is available every year on the NHS to help protect adults and children at risk of flu and its complications.  Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week… Read more
We can order your repeat prescription from your GP, collect the prescription from the surgery, dispense the medication and deliver it direct to your door… Read more
We offer the NHS sponsored New Medicine Service, to anyone who is taking a new medication for the first time.  This is a free service, and takes some pressure off GP’s… Read more
Some of our pharmacies are now able to offer a Minor Ailments program. This means that you can get advice, treatment or medicines for common less serious illnesses from a community pharmacy, without having to make an appointment with your GP… Read more
At Evans Pharmacies we want to make sure you are fully protected for your holidays against illness.  Many of us are travelling to more exotic locations and require additional protection against various diseases… Read more
We stock a full range of pet medicines, including worming tablets and flea treatments.  All our staff are fully trained and can advise the correct dose and frequency to keep your pet worm and flea free… Read more
This is a medicine check-up service, which is useful if you regularly take several prescription medicines or are on medicines for a long-term illness… Read more
We can safely dispose of all your unwanted or out of date medication. Once a drug has left the pharmacy it cannot be returned for reuse… Read more

Opening Hours

Weekdays8.30am-1.00pm
1.30pm-6.15pm
Saturday9.00am-1.00pm

Services

Flu vaccination is available every year on the NHS to help protect adults and children at risk of flu and its complications.  Flu can be unpleasant, but if you are otherwise healthy it will usually clear up on its own within a week… Read more
We can order your repeat prescription from your GP, collect the prescription from the surgery, dispense the medication and deliver it direct to your door… Read more
We offer the NHS sponsored New Medicine Service, to anyone who is taking a new medication for the first time.  This is a free service, and takes some pressure off GP’s… Read more
Some of our pharmacies are now able to offer a Minor Ailments program. This means that you can get advice, treatment or medicines for common less serious illnesses from a community pharmacy, without having to make an appointment with your GP… Read more
At Evans Pharmacies we want to make sure you are fully protected for your holidays against illness.  Many of us are travelling to more exotic locations and require additional protection against various diseases… Read more
We stock a full range of pet medicines, including worming tablets and flea treatments.  All our staff are fully trained and can advise the correct dose and frequency to keep your pet worm and flea free… Read more
This is a medicine check-up service, which is useful if you regularly take several prescription medicines or are on medicines for a long-term illness… Read more
We can safely dispose of all your unwanted or out of date medication. Once a drug has left the pharmacy it cannot be returned for reuse… Read more

Opening Hours

Weekdays8.30am-1.00pm
1.30pm-6.15pm
Saturday9.00am-1.00pm

Book your vaccination appointment here:

In order to place your booking, we require a date and time slot which can be chosen below. You will then be presented with a questionnaire which will provide details of the vaccinations and save time when you attend your appointment.