The Grove House Practice Team

The Staff at Grove House Practice

General Practitioners

Dr D Wilson – Senior Partner GP

Dr C Forde – Partner GP

Dr C Allen – Partner GP

Dr S Hayes – Partner GP

Dr L Brown – Partner GP

Dr V Williams – Salaried GP

Dr J Chell – GP Registrar


Practice Nurses

Our Practice Nurses and Health Care Assistants offer a range of services. The Practice Nurse appointments can be booked up to four weeks in advance.

The Practice Nurses specialise in looking after patients who have been diagnosed with long term conditions such as: Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, Asthma, Rheumatology, IHD/CHD, COPD and Stroke.

The Practice Nurses also provide: Family Planning including contraception services, Baby Immunisations, Travel Vaccinations, Weight Management, Smoking Cessation, New Patient Screening, Well Person Checks, Health Check Plus, Cholestorol Checks, ECGs, 24 Hour BPs and Men’s Health Clinics.

The team also run an in-house INR (warfarin) clinic. If you are interested in this service, please ask at Reception.

Karen Histon – Practice Nurse

Sue Allen – Practice Nurse

Simon Jones – Practice Nurse

Gerry Doughty – Health Care Assistant


Support & Administration Team

Business Manager

Jacky Slator

Business Administrator

Toni Johns

Finance Administrator

Nick Rowland

Information Analysts

Eileen Foy
Julie Burke
Anne Turner

Clinical Secretaries

Kath Hanvey
Chris Moffat

Business Project Support

Sharon Williams

Deputy Practice Manager

Joanne Hughes

Reception Supervisor

Mandy Devine


Sandra Thomas
Jean Dunn
Anne Jackson
Nicola Holmes
Mary Courbet
Kelly Ward
Emma Morris
Sharon Snape
Teresa Allen
Rachel Bailey
Katie Swanson (Apprentice)
Jackie Farrimond (Temporary)
Emily Parson (Temporary)
Courtney Johns (Temporary)

Prescription Clerk

Adam Wilson
Hayley Wood


Attached Staff

These staff work closely with the practice and are part of our wider healthcare team.

District nurses

Jeanette Blackbourn
Sharon Crowley
Tracey Maskell

Auxiliary nurses

Barbara Pye
Chris Collins

Health visitors

Angela Roy
Barbara Dean
Michelle Cowell
Miranda McIntyre
Sonia Fillingham


Suzanne Grady
Natalie Kalaker

Community matron

Lesley Hough