Berkhamsted Essential Services

Useful Information

Defibrillator machines in the town centre can be found by The Civic Centre, 161 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 3HD. For a full list of defibrillators in the east of England, click here.

Health

A&E

  • Hemel Hempstead Hospital & Urgent Care Centre (Open 24/7)
    Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead HP2 4AD
    01442 213141
  • Luton & Dunstable Hospital
    Lewsey Road, Luton LU4 0DZ
    01582 491166
  • Stoke Mandeville
    Mandeville Road, Aylesbury HP21 8AL
    01296 315000
  • Watford General Hospital
    Vicarage Road, Watford WD18 0HB
    01923 244366

Doctors

Dentists

  • Admiral House Dental Practice
    117 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 2DJ
    01442 863204
  • Bay Tree Dental Centre
    128 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 3AT
    01442 878424
  • Berkhamsted Dental Practice
    20a Lower Kings Road, Berkhamsted HP4 2AB
    01442 865646
  • Kings Road Dental Practice
    22 Kings Road, Berkhamsted HP4 3BD
    01442 875120

Opticians

  • Eyecare Opticians
    193 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1AD
    01442 501500
  • Boots Opticians
    242 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1AG
    01442 865911
  • David Paul Opticians
    236 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1AG
    01442 879303
  • Vision Express
    188 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 3AP
    01442 866957

Pharmacies

  • Acorn Pharmacy
    256 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1AQ
    01442 863978
  • Boots
    192 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 3AP
    01442 865321
  • HH Dickman
    224 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1BB
    01442 864885
  • Hubert Figg
    90 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 2BX
    01442 863980
  • Late Night Pharmacy – open until 10.30pm 7 days a week
    172 Tring Road, Bedgrove, Aylesbury HP20 1JR
    01296 432 696

Vets

  • Clarke & Marshall
    2 High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 2BS
    01442 501453
  • St Johns Veterinary Surgery
    320a High Street, Berkhamsted HP4 1HT
    01442 863101

Additional Useful Numbers

  • Police Emergency 999
  • Police Non-Emergency 101
  • NHS Medical Advice Line 111
  • Samaritans call free from any phone on 116 123
  • Childline for free and confidential help for young people: 0800 1111

Transport

Bus

  • Intalink: 0300 123 4050 or visit www.intalink.org.uk
    • 30/31 to Hemel Hempstead via Ashridge, the Gaddesdens and Potten End (not Sun)
    • 354 to Northchurch (not Sun)
    • 354 to Chesham (not Sun)
    • 500/501 to Aylesbury via Tring
    • 500/501 to Watford via Hemel Hempstead
    • 502/532 to Northchurch via Sportspace (not Sun)
    • 502/532 to Hemel Hempstead via Potten End

Community Action Dacorum Door to Store

This service provides older or disabled people who have difficulties in using public transport safe, reliable and accessible transport to a local supermarket. 01442 253935 or visit www.communityactiondacorum.org/door-to-store. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday morning of each month to Waitrose, Berkhamsted.

Trains

  • London Northwestern Railway: 0333 3110039 or visit www.londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk to download the operator’s app
    • To London Euston via Hemel Hempstead and Watford Junction
    • To Northampton via Leighton Buzzard and Milton Keynes
  • Southern Railway: 0345 1272920 or 0208 1850778 from a mobile, or visit www.southernrailway.com
    • To Milton Keynes via Leighton Buzzard
    • To South Croydon via Watford, Olympia and Clapham Junction

Taxis

  • Ace Taxi Hire 01442 874700 / 01442 872872
  • Choice Yellow Cabs 01442 875100
  • Berko Black Cab 07961 594435