HIV Testing

Click here to read HIV Aware UK's frequently asked questions about HIV testing, including what sort of tests are available, when you should consider getting tested and how long you can expect to wait for results. This is general information for anyone in the UK.

What...Where...When?

Please note: Due to the closure of Eddystone's Plymouth offices in Whimple Street the regular Thursday evening testing sessions will switch to the Plymouth University Wellbeing Centre from 9th March 2017 (see details below).


The Eddystone Trust offers discreet, confidential, friendly and regular rapid HIV testing in Gloucestershire, Exeter and Plymouth for everyone. Results within 20 minutes.

You will be able to access free HIV testing:

  • GLOS: Every Tuesday, 5.00 - 7.00pm
    Turning Point, 43 Longsmith Street, Gloucester GL1 2HT

  • EXETER: First Tuesday of the month, 2pm – 5.30pm
    Gator Sauna, Gater Lane, Palace Gate, Exeter EX1 1JL

  • PLYM: Every Thursday, 5.30 - 7.30pm
    Room 004, Plymouth University Wellbeing Centre, 23-27 Endsleigh Place, Plymouth PL4 6DN

  • PLYM: Second Tuesday of the month, 2pm – 5.30pm
    Manticore Sauna, 2 Union Street, Plymouth PL1 2SR

For any other information about receiving a rapid HIV test, call us on 01752 254406 / 0800 3283508 we can also arrange a time and place convenient to you.