Cowbridge: 01446 772383

Llantwit Major: 01446 794080

St Athan: 01446 751751

Latest News


Practice Prescribing Policy for Benzodiazepines and Z-drugs

With immediate effect GPs, Nurses, and Pharmacists in Western Vale Family Practice will only prescribe hypnotics and anxiolytics (benzodiazepines and z-drugs) in line with national and locally developed guidelines. Please see our Practice Policy for more information:

Practice Prescribing Policy for Benzodiazepines and Zdrugs

New Practice Staff

Welcome to Rachel Brace, Practice Pharmacist, Nicci Underhill, Nurse Practitioner and Rachel Guyatt, Mental Health Worker, who have recently joined our Practice Team. They are all very experienced and skilled professionals who will make a positive addition to the Western Vale Family Practice Team.


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Dr Dominic McGovern (m) GMC 3493142 – Partner
MB ChB (1991 Dundee) MRCGP
Dr C Dawn Wilkinson (f) GMC 3453766 – Partner
Dr Sarah Coleman (f) – GMC 4206831 Partner
MB ChB (1995 Leicester) MRCGP DFFP
Mr Simon Davies (m) – GMC 6031354 Partner
MB BCh (2001 Cardiff) MD MRCS MRCGP Dip SEM
Dr Thomas Cleland (m) – GMC 7014890 Partner
MB BCh (2008 Cardiff) MRCGP
Dr Isabel Graham (f) – GMC 2940179 Salaried
MB ChB (1984 Wales) DRCOG Cert Family Planning
Dr Rebecca Main (f) – GMC 6129623 Salaried
BM BSc (2005 Southampton) MRCGP DFSRH DRCOG
Dr Catherine Morris (f) – GMC 7265425 Salaried
MB BCh (2012 Cardiff) MRCGP


Sister Charlotte Torres (f) – Nurse Practitioner, RGN BSc (Hons), Post Grad Cert Independent Prescriber, Dip Respiratory Health, Dip Minor Illness, Dip Women’s Health, Dip Sexual Health
Sister Nicci Undersell (f) – Nurse Practitioner, RGN BSc, Post Grad Cert Independent Prescriber

Sister Carolyn Snell (f) – Practice Nurse, RGN Dip Respiratory Health, Dip Diabetes Care

Renae Crockford – Nursing Assistant, CertHe in Healthcare Nursing



Rachel Brace – Practice Pharmacist, Independent Prescriber (specialises in the management of chronic pain and substance misuse),  BPharm (Nottingham), MRPharmS
Allan Donnithorne – Practice/Cluster Pharmacist, 
Independent Prescriber (specialises in the management of blood pressure, gout prevention and cardivoascular risk),  MMEDSci (Birmingham), MRPharmS (Kings College, London)


Practice Management

Rhian Floyd – Practice Manager
Claire Walker – Assistant Practice Manager

Claire Sutcliffe – Reception Manager



Alexandra Brock & Kathy Bennett – Medical Secretary
Alexandra Brock – Finance Administrator
Samantha Thomas – Medical Summariser
Tracy Lunn – Medical Administrator



Cowbridge Health Centre – Reception Staff
Anita Meakin
Aimee Barnett
Carol Jennings
Heidi Russell
Julie Morgan
Karen Lansdown
Lesley Fulginetti
Lesley Phillips
Nicola Lloyd
Tina Thomas

Llantwit Major Clinic – Reception Staff

Pauline Wallace
Senior Receptionist
Anita Meakin

Carol Jennings

Lesley Phillips

Linda Spencer

Vicki Head


St Athan Surgery – Reception Staff

Lesley Fulginetti
Senior Receptionist
Nicola Lloyd

Contact Information


Western Vale Family Practice

Cowbridge Health Centre

The Broad Shoard


CF71 7DA

Tel. 01446 772383

Llantwit Major

The Clinic

Boverton Road

Llantwit Major

CF61 1XZ

Tel. 01446 794080

St Athan

The Surgery

The Square

St Athan


CF62 4PF

Tel. 011446 751751