DURING the Easter break we get 4 days off but keeping up to date with store closures, bus times and pharmacy opening times can be tricky.

We've put together an Easter survival guide. We've contacted all the relevant people so you don't have to.

The holidays run from Friday March 30 - Monday April 2

Doctors

Most GP surgeries will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday.

i-HEART Barnsley will be available and they take appointments from 9am - 1pm. Contact 01226 242 419. Appointments will be from 9am-11pm

Outside these hours contact NHS 111

Chemists

The following chemists will be open across the Easter weekend:

ASDA (Old Mill Lane)

Friday - 9am - 6pm

Saturday - Normal Hours

Sunday - Closed

Monday - 9am - 6pm

Boots (Cheapside)

Friday -8:30am - 5:30pm

Saturday - Normal Hours

Sunday - Closed

Monday - 9am - 6pm

Lloyds Pharmacy (Barnsley interchange)

Friday- 8:30 -8pm

Saturday- Normal hours

Sunday - 10am - 6pm

Monday - 8am - 8:30pm

Tesco Pharmacy (Wombwell)

Friday - 6:30am - 10:30pm

Saturday - Normal Hours

Sunday - Closed

Monday - 9am - 6pm

HI Weldricks (Goldthorpe)

Friday - 9am - 12:20pm

Closed until Tuesday April 3

Gatehouse Pharmacy (Mapplewell)

Open Easter Sunday 9-5

Buses

Good Friday - a Saturday service will be provided by most bus companies in Barnsley

Saturday - Normal Saturday service will be provided.

Sunday - Sunday service

Monday - Sunday service

Trains

All trains will be running normal services throughout the Easter weekend.

Supermarkets:

Asda (Old Mill Lane)

Good Friday 24 hours.

Easter Saturday - Closes at 10pm.

Easter Sunday - Closed

Easter Monday - 7am-8pm

Morrisons (Town Centre)

Good Friday - Closes at 9pm

Easter Saturday - 8am-8pm

Easter Sunday - Closed

Easter Monday - 7am-8pm

Tesco (Stairfoot):

Good Friday - 24 hours

Easter Saturday - Closes at midnight

Easter Sunday - Closed

Easter Monday - 9am-6pm

Aldi (Birdwell, Cudworth and Barugh Green):

Good Friday - 8am-10pm

Easter Saturday - 8am-10pm

Easter Sunday - Closed

Easter Monday - 8am-10pm