Health & Wellbeing Service - Manchester

Breast Screening

- Don’t forget your breast screening appointment!


Local women of aged 47 – 73 are currently being invited to attend their breast screening appointment at the mobile unit, based in the car park next to ASDA Supermarket, Newton Heath (car park), off Old Church Street, Newton Heath, between 25th July 2013 and 11th January 2014.

Women will be invited for screening from the Miles Platting & Newton Heath, Ancoats and Clayton, City Centre and Bradford areas.

The NHS Breast Screening Programme currently saves an estimated 1,400 lives each year in England. If you receive an appointment letter now or in the future, please don’t miss out on this important opportunity.

If you receive an invitation letter and cannot make the appointment time you can change your breast screening appointment by calling the Nightingale Centre on 0161 291 4444. You can also request a new appointment by going online to the Greater Manchester Breast Screening Programme website:
For more information or for women over 73 who wish to book a screening appointment tel: 0161 291 4444 or visit the website

New Resources for Manchester Breast Screening programme are now available:

We also have this leaflet in translated versions, please click here.