Clinical Team 

Lead Partner

Dr Tessa S M Franklin (f)MB ChB (Dundee 1989) DFFP, MRCGP 


Dr Ghanem Tayara (m) MBBS (University of Karachi 1999) MSC DIP  

Salaried GP 

Dr Nujhat Mutmainnah-Islam (f) MBBCH (USA 2020) MRCGP 

GP Registrar

Dr Olumidi Idowu

Physicians Associate

Mrs Clare Potter (PCN)


Nurse Practicioners

Nurse Tracy Kumar

Nurse Lorraine Mary Hill


Health Care Assistants

Mrs Marion Lawson

Miss Vanessa Allen-Grant


Practice Manager

Mrs Wendy Goodchild

Mrs Helen Griffith (Deputy) 

Administration Team

Ms Sharon Lakin (Practice Administrator)

Ms Emma Parr (Administrator)

Mrs Yvette Grant (Prescription Clerk/Senior Receptionist)

Reception Team 

Ms Carol Phillips

Mrs Debbie Pitts

Mrs Jane Gardiner  

Ms Joanna White 

Ms Louise Clayton

Medical Secretaries

Mrs Bonita Hirst

Mrs Jaydee Lakin 


GP Remuneration


All GP Practices are required to declare the mean earnings (eg average pay) for GP's working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice.


The average pay for GP's working in The Bridge Surgery in the last financial year was £82,576 before tax and national insurance. This is for 2 full time GP's and 1 part time GP and 0 Locum GPs who worked in the practice for longer than six months