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Grab a jab this weekend at King Power Stadium

Grab a jab this weekend at King Power Stadium

People can get the Covid vaccine this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Leicester’s King Power Stadium, as the NHS teams up with Leicester City Football Club once again.

5 on Friday: 21st

5 on Friday: 21st

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 […]

5 on Friday: 14th January 2022

5 on Friday: 14th 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 […]

People urged to ‘grab a jab’ during weekend of walk-in clinics

People urged to ‘grab a jab’ during weekend of walk-in clinics

People are being urged to Grab A Jab this weekend, with an increased number of walk-in sites for the covid vaccine available across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR), including mobile clinics at new locations.

Get your Covid jab while you shop at Beaumont Leys Shopping Centre this weekend

Get your Covid jab while you shop at Beaumont Leys Shopping Centre this weekend

People in Beaumont Leys can get the COVID-19 vaccine while they do their shopping this weekend as a pop-up vaccination clinic is coming to the local shopping centre

5 on Friday:7th January 2022

5 on Friday:7th 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 […]

People urged to get the Covid vaccine urgently as hospital admissions soar

People urged to get the Covid vaccine urgently as hospital admissions soar

People in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland who are due for a Covid vaccine are being urged to have it as a matter of urgency, as the number of people with Covid in Leicester’s hospitals has doubled since Christmas Day.

Festive 5 on Friday: 22nd December 2021

Festive 5 on Friday: 22nd December 2021

Welcome to the final issue of 5 on Friday for 2021 2021 has been another challenging year for many due to Covid-19, but the success of the vaccination programme in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR), alongside the acceleration of the booster vaccine programme, provides us with the best possible protection against the new Omicron variant. […]

GPs backing booster drive

GPs backing booster drive

GP practices in Leicester, Leicestershire, and Rutland (LLR) are throwing their weight behind the drive on booster vaccines over the next two weeks and are urging people to come forward and have their booster. Offering all over 18-year-olds a booster vaccine by the end of year is a priority in the NHS, alongside maintaining urgent […]

Changes to health services over Christmas and New Year

Changes to health services over Christmas and New Year

Over Christmas and New Year the Clinical Commissioning Groups in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are advising local people that, although GP practices will be closed, other health services are still open for anyone that needs medical assistance. There are also many covid vaccination clinics open over the holiday period. We would also like to […]