85 Huddersfield Road, Stalybridge SK15 2PT

Current time is 16:10 - We're open

Telephone: 0161 303 7200

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Practice Team


There are many people in the Lockside team, with a range of skills to keep you safe and respond to your needs. From the moment you come through our door you’ll be met by people who want to help you get the best out of the NHS and the practice.

Dr Richard Bircher

GP Partner

Dr Joanna Bircher

GP Partner

Dr Rachel Edwards

GP Partner

Dr Thomas Jones

GP Partner

Dr Adam Cliffe


Dr Jennifer Voorhees


Nursing Team

Helen Cavanagh and Rowan Challis

Advanced Nurse Practitioners

Antonia Wilson and Chloe Powell

Practice Nurses

Cathryn Butterworth and Andrea Bashford

Health Care Assistants

Admin Team

Erica Anderson and Zoe Shaw

Reception Manager and Training Manager

Charlie Donaldson, Deborah Blackshaw, Fran Fullard, Julie Webb, Sarah Bancroft, Tamenay Sheikh

Patient Advisors

Gina Bird and Sally Catlow

Practice and Business Managers

IT Manager

Other Staff

Brenda Buckley

Social support lead

Karen Ormerod

Pharmacy Technician

Janet Malaney and Stacey Malaney

House keeping