The Brooke Surgery

20 Market Street, Hyde, SK14 1AT

Telephone: 0161 368 3312

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Health Tests at our Sexual Health Clinic

Our std clinic offers free and confidential Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea postal testing service for people aged 16 to 24 years.

NHS STI Clinics

There are a number of drop-in clinics across the UK, all testing centres are confidential and you won’t need to let your GP know of your visit. It’s important to know that there’s no need to feel embarrassed, staff are trained to treat lots of different infections and are non-judgemental. Sexual health is extremely important, to find your nearest sexual health clinic, visit the NHS website.

How to Prepare for Free STD Testing

You may be asked some questions, so make sure you know roughly what the answers could be. Examples of questions asked include:

  • The last time you had sex
  • If this was unprotected sex
  • If you have any symptoms

The type of tests they carry out include:

  • Urine sample
  • Blood tests
  • Swabs from the urethra
  • An examination
  • Vaginal swabs, which you often do yourself

RU Clear STI Clinic Tests

RU Clear is run by the NHS, not only do they provide free STD testing, but the tests are of high quality and accuracy. They test for Chlamydia and Gonorrhoea for adults of all ages, gender and sexual preferences.

If you would like further information on how to receive a testing kit please visit the RU Clear page where you can request a kit be sent to your home.

The Northern Contraception – Free STD Testing

If you are aged 25 and over please request your test from The Northern Contraception, sexual health and HIV service for free std testing home kits.

You will be required to fill in an online triage form to determine what tests will be within the kit.  Once received, you will be asked to return the completed test in the Freepost envelope provided to the STI clinic, and the results will be given to you within 14 days.

If you have any questions regarding our free STD testing or sexual health services, please contact reception at 0161 368 3312 or send your queries via email at

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Tuesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Wednesday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Thursday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
    See Staff Training For Closure Dates
  • Friday
    08:00am to 06:30pm
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
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