Know Your Numbers! Week 2018 – get your blood pressure checked

Published Thursday, 6 September 2018

If you live in Bromley, just turn up at one of the venues below at the specified time and get your blood pressure checked. You may feel perfectly well but still have high blood pressure which can be easily treated once you know, so coming along may be the best thing you do for your wellbeing this autumn!

Public Health Bromley are working to support Blood Pressure UK’s ‘Know Your Numbers!’ awareness campaign. Taking place from Mon 10 September to Sun 16 September, the Know Your Numbers campaign seeks to encourage people of all ages to learn more about their blood pressure numbers and to take the necessary actions needed maintain a healthy blood pressure.

The Know Your Numbers campaign is the nation’s largest annual blood pressure testing and awareness event that plays a life-saving role by providing free blood pressure checks and information for thousands of people across the UK.

There are many venues across the borough that will be hosting blood pressure checking events at local pharmacies, leisure centres and other accessible locations, the full list of which you can find below:

  • Tuesday 11 September - Community House, Bromley, BR1 1RH (11am-2pm)
  • Tuesday 11 September - Orpington High St (10am-4pm)
  • Wednesday 12 September - Civic Centre, Bromley, BR1 3UH (11am-2pm)
  • Friday 14 September – Bromley Market, Bromley High Street (11am-3pm)

Leisure Centres:

Date Venue Time
Monday 10 September West Wickham Leisure Centre, BR4 0PY (9am – noon) and (4pm – 7pm)
Tuesday 11 September The Spa at Beckenham, BR3 4PF (9am – noon) and (4pm – 7pm)
Wednesday 12 September The Pavilion, BR1 3EF (9am – noon) and (4pm – 7pm)
Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 September Bromley Golf Centre, BR2 8JF (9am – noon)
Thursday 13 September Walnuts Leisure Centre, BR6 0TJ (9am – noon) and (4pm – 7pm)
Friday 14 September Biggin Hill Memorial Library & Pool, TN16 3LB (9am – noon) and (4pm – 7pm)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Local Pharmacies:

Date Venue Time
Monday 10 – Saturday 15 September Blackwells Pharmacy, BR3 3PS Regular opening times
Monday 10 – Saturday 15 September Crofton Pharmacy, BR6 8DG Regular opening times
Monday 10 – Saturday 15 September Elmers Pharmacy, BR3 3DY Regular opening times
Monday 10 – Saturday 15 September Gordon Davie Pharmacy, BR2 8AR Regular opening times
Monday 10 – Saturday 15 September Macks Pharmacy (Elmers End), BR3 3HN Regular opening times
Monday 10 – Saturday 15 September Macks Pharmacy (Penge), SE20 7DS Regular opening times
Monday 10 – Saturday 15 September Village Pharmacy (Farnborough Village), BR6 7AZ  Regular opening times

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our friendly team look forward to seeing you soon.

More information on Blood Pressure UK’s ‘Know you Numbers!’ Week 2018: