All five to eleven-year-olds are now eligible to receive a vaccination against covid-19. Appointments can be booked online or by calling 119. In February, the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) advised that the vaccine be offered to all children aged 5-11, expanding the eligibility from just those in clinically at-risk groups. The NHS offers … Continued
The latest updates and news you need to know about Covid-19. Spring Boosters A Spring Boosters campaign has been launched, inviting certain groups of people to book an additional covid vaccination. The NHS is currently offering the extra protection of another jab to everyone aged 75 or older, all residents of care homes, and anyone … Continued
A round-up of the changes and need-to-know information about the covid-19 pandemic. Vaccinations for ‘at risk’ 5-11-year olds Children aged five to eleven years of age who are most ‘at risk’ will be offered covid-19 vaccinations. This will include some 500,000 children nationally who are in a clinical risk group or live with someone who … Continued
A round-up of the changes and need-to-know information about the covid-19 pandemic. ‘Plan B’ measures end From Thursday 27th January, all remaining ‘Plan B’ measures put in place to combat the spread of the Omicron variant, will come to an end.
Walk-in covid jabs are available at the Newcastle Eagles/Vertu Motors Arena until 6.30 pm today. First, second and booster jabs are all available and no appointment is necessary. Vertu Motors Arena The Newcastle Eagles Community Arena is on Scotswood Road. A walk through document shows you where to go when you arrive and everything else … Continued
There are plenty of options together your first, second or booster covid jab this week in Newcastle. A mixture of pre-bookable appointments and walk-in sessions are available.
From today, anyone aged 18 or over can book a covid-19 booster vaccination.
From today, anyone aged 30 or over can book a covid booster jab, three months after their second dose. This is part of the announced acceleration which plans to offer every adult a booster before the end of December. Those eligible can book online through the National Booking System, or by calling 119. Vaccinations are … Continued
People aged 40 and over are now eligible for a covid-19 vaccination booster, three months after their second dose. The gap has been cut from six months to three to help combat the omicron variant. Appointments can be booked through the National Booking System, with information of local walk-in services available on the Newcastle City … Continued
All adults in England are to be offered a covid-19 booster jab by the end of January. The timescale comes after last week’s announcement of boosters being made available to everyone aged 18 and over, and the gap between second dose and booster cut to 3 months.