The LMC represents all GPs that work within the Newcastle and North Tyneside areas.

The General Practitioners Committee (GPC) has a sub-committee to address issues affecting sessional GPs; the northern region elected representative on this committee is Dr Paula Wright. Dr Wright’s contact details are available here. Full details of the sub-committee’s activities can be accessed on the GPC’s website.

Flu Vaccination for GP Locums

NHSmail for Sessional GPs

BMA Guidance for Sessional GPs

Locum Employer’s Pension Contributions - GPC Guidance: March 2013

The North East Sessional GP Group (NESG) is the local sessional GP support group. The NESG website address is

Below is a link to a video welcoming GPs to sessional work in the north east and orientating them to what there is by way of support.
There are also 2 others videos which may be of interest which explain the findings of recent NESG surveys