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Covid vaccination opens to all 5-11 year olds

Covid vaccination opens to all 5-11 year olds

Vaccinations to protect against covid are set to be available to all 5 to 11 year olds in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland from this weekend. From tomorrow, (Saturday April 2nd) parents will be able to book a jab for their child using the National Booking System and from Monday April 4th selected local walk-in clinics […]

5 on Friday: 4th March 2022

5 on Friday: 4th March 2022

4th March 2022 Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. Emerging situation in Ukraine Firstly, we would like to express how shocked and saddened the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland CCGs are by the events unfolding in Ukraine following the Russian invasion of the country. The scenes […]

Five on Friday: 25th February 2022

Five on Friday: 25th February 2022

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell us […]

5 on Friday: 18th February 2022

5 on Friday: 18th February 2022

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell us what […]

New clinics are being put on this half term for children aged 5 -11 who are most at risk of COVID-19

New clinics are being put on this half term for children aged 5 -11 who are most at risk of COVID-19

Children aged 5-11-years-old most at risk of COVID-19, as well as children in this age group living with an immunosuppressed person, are eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccination at specialist clinics being put on this school half term.

Local people welcoming new ways of getting the Covid jab

Local people welcoming new ways of getting the Covid jab

People in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland who have not previously had the covid vaccine are beginning to come forward thanks to the NHS finding new ways of making the vaccine available.

5 on Friday: 4th February 2022

5 on Friday: 4th February 2022

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS. Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell […]

Covid vaccines available at local European supermarket this weekend

Covid vaccines available at local European supermarket this weekend

This weekend people can get the covid vaccine while they shop at the Maxi Grosik European Supermarket on Blackbird Road in Leicester.

New Cancer Information App for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland launched on World Cancer Day

New Cancer Information App for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland launched on World Cancer Day

People living with and beyond cancer in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are set to benefit from support and advice at their fingertips thanks to a new app.

5 on Friday: 28th January 2022

5 on Friday: 28th January 2022

Hello and welcome Welcome to 5 on Friday, our stakeholder bulletin for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. The bulletin will help you to keep up to speed with what is happening in the local NHS.  Please do share with your networks to help us reach as many people as possible. Please give us feedback and tell us […]