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Over 70s urged to book their covid vaccination now

Over 70s urged to book their covid vaccination now

People aged 70 and over living in Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland, who have not yet had their first vaccine dose, are being urged to book their vaccine. They do not need to wait to be invited, but should contact the NHS and make their booking now. There are currently two options available. They can choose […]

5 on Friday – 5 February 2021

5 on Friday – 5 February 2021

Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. We will still be keeping you up to date with how the NHS in LLR is responding to COVID, but we will cover more topics to keep you informed about your local NHS. Please give us feedback and tell us what you want […]

Book now – vaccinations available at three local hospitals: but you must be eligible

Book now – vaccinations available at three local hospitals: but you must be eligible

People who are currently a priority for covid vaccinations are being urged to book a vaccination at one of three hospitals sites. But only those who are eligible will be vaccinated.

Covid vaccination available for limited period for priority groups at three hospital sites

Covid vaccination available for limited period for priority groups at three hospital sites

People who are currently a priority for covid vaccinations are being invited to book a vaccination at one of three hospitals sites. The move will help us achieve our target of vaccinating everyone in the top four priority groups by mid-February and make the best use of all vaccines available to us. Eligible people in […]

5 on Friday: 29th January 2021

5 on Friday: 29th January 2021

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin replacing Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Stakeholder Bulletin.We will still be keeping you up to date with how the NHS in LLR is responding to COVID, but we will cover more topics to keep you informed about your local NHS. Please give […]

Covid-19 vaccinations now available in Lutterworth

Covid-19 vaccinations now available in Lutterworth

From today, patients in the Lutterworth area will be able to get their Covid-19 vaccinations locally, as a vaccination site has opened at Feilding Palmer Hospital.

Thousands to be jabbed at large scale vaccination centre from tomorrow

Thousands to be jabbed at large scale vaccination centre from tomorrow

Thousands of patients are expected to be vaccinated against Covid-19 at a new vaccination centre at the Peepul Centre in Leicester. The site was one of 33 announced this week and will begin vaccinating members of the public from tomorrow. A local GP vaccination site for patients has already been operating from the Peepul Centre […]

Coronavirus vaccination – what you need to know:  a public webinar to give the facts and bust the myths

Coronavirus vaccination – what you need to know: a public webinar to give the facts and bust the myths

Senior representatives from the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are holding a question and answer session for the public about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the local vaccination programme. The webinar, “Coronavirus vaccination – what you need to know”, is taking place on Thursday 28th January 2021, from 7pm to 8pm and […]

Eligible patients invited to book COVID-19 vaccine this week

Eligible patients invited to book COVID-19 vaccine this week

Eligible patients in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being invited to book a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as possible for this week. The local NHS is offering 1,000 appointments a day and is very keen to ensure that all eligible people who have not yet had a vaccine invitation have a chance to book this […]

5 on Friday: 22nd January 2021

5 on Friday: 22nd January 2021

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin replacing Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Stakeholder Bulletin.We will still be keeping you up to date with how the NHS in LLR is responding to COVID, but we will cover more topics to keep you informed about your local NHS. Please give […]