Do you have trouble buying food due to financial constraints?

Are you finding it hard to buy food during the pandemic due to financial hardship?


The Village Larder may be able to help. Money may be available towards the family food bill at a rate of £25/week/adult and £20/week/child. 

If you would like to now more, please contact Keith Childs on

Date Added: 27/5/21

Experiencing Financial Hardship? 

If you experiencing financial hardship and live in Shere, Gomshall, Peaslake, Holmbury St Mary and certain parts of Abinger Hammer, The Henry Smith Fund could help.


Grants are available for specific goods or services, normally up to a maximum of £500 in any one year. Regular cash payments may also be made to older persons who are finding it difficult to manage.

Please contact Mrs Jenny Hipwell  for more information (01306 730787,

Date Added: 27/5/21

Certificate of excellence for Shere Surgery

The surgery has been awarded a certificate of excellence by 'iWantGreatCare''. This award is presented to leading clinicians, clincs and surgeries across the UK in recognition of the great care they deliver to their patients. 

Thank you to everyone that left reviews, it really means a lot to everyone at the Surgery, particularly after such a difficult year. We will continue to strive to do our best for all of our patients! 

Date Added: 20/2/21

General Practice awards 2020

The surgery was shortlisted in the National General Practice awards in the Public Health and Prevention category.


We were delighted to be nominated amongst the thousand of practices in the country, in this important category and delighted to be gaining recognition for all the work the entire surgery team out in. 

Date Added: 01/2/21

Oarsome Display from Dr Watts at the nationals!


  • Our very own Dr Watts achieved the incredible feat of becoming GB Over 39 Ladies National Marathon Champion at the recent British Canoeing National Championships. 

  • In extremely tough conditions with very strong winds, she demonstrated her steely resolve and won the race way ahead of her fellow competitors.

  • A huge congratulations to her on this remarkable achievement!

Date Added: 18/7/19

Dr Wardrop finishes London Marathon 2019


  • Dr Wardrop (pictured with fellow fundraiser Imy Bland) was among three runners who helped raise almost £10k for HASTE - the Heart and Stroke Trust Endeavour; completing it in 4h 32m

  • HASTE is local charity works within the Royal Surrey County Hospital to help treat and, crucially prevent, strokes  and heart attacks in local patients

  • We were all really touched by the generosity of our staff and patients  - Thank you very much indeed!

Date Added: 7/5/19

Are you a local artist?


  • Would you be interested in displaying your artwork at the surgery? We are looking for local artists who would be interested in using their art to brighten up the walls a little!

  • If you would like to get involved, please talk to Tamsin, Deputy Practice Manager

Date Added: 29/4/19

GPs' Earnings 2019-20

DATE ADDED: 08/4/20

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice. The average pay for GPs who worked for six months or more in Shere Surgery in the last financial year was £37,001 before Tax and National Insurance. This is for 8 part time GPs

Date Added: 29/9/18

National Prize for Shere Community Gynaecology


  • The Community Gynaecology Project was warmly recognised in November as the team won The Women's Health Initiative Prize at the 2018 National General Practice Awards

  • The key people involved were Partners Dr Barnes and Dr Knight, and Practice Business Manager Cathryn Bovingdon but they noted that award reflected the hard work of all at Shere


Date Added: 30/11/18

GP Survey Results


  • Shere Surgery was ranked the 8th best practice in Surrey (Approx. 300 practices) as based on the recent national NHS GP Patient Survey awards, and ranked 1st in our local area of Guildford and Waverley. 

  • Thank you to everyone who filled in the questionnaires that were sent out. The team are pleased to have done so well, but will continue to strive to improve on the service we offer so we can rise further up the rankings! 


  • CLICK HERE for further details

Date Added: 29/8/18

Microsuction service


  • Shere Surgery are now able to offer a microsuction service, in addition to ear irrigation, for a number of conditions including the removal of problematic ear wax. 

  • This is led by Dr McEwen, and you will need to be referred by a GP or practice nurse to take advantage of this service. 


  • This will avoid the need for referral to a hospital for the same procedure, providing a more convenient service for our patients. 

Date Added: 29/4/18

Online Access to your Medical Record

We can now offer online access to your medical record.

If this is a service you are interested in please read the attached information and complete the form. There may be a cost for this service. 

You will then need to bring this into the surgery along with two forms of ID, one photographic and one proof of residence. Online Medical Access Record Application

Date Added: 15/4/18