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You and Your GP Practice – supporting you with minor ailments

You and Your GP Practice – supporting you with minor ailments

Patients in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland are being supported to look after minor ailments themselves, as part of a new campaign.

Get vaxxed – stay on track at the King Power Stadium this weekend

Get vaxxed – stay on track at the King Power Stadium this weekend

‘Get vaxxed – stay on track’ is the local NHS message to parents, young people, those who have not yet been vaccinated against Covid-19 and people who are due a vaccine or booster – as the King Power Stadium plays host to a series of vaccination clinics this weekend.

5 on Friday: 5th November 2021

5 on Friday: 5th November 2021

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 […]

Get your flu and Covid jabs at Leicester’s Bonfire Night celebrations

Get your flu and Covid jabs at Leicester’s Bonfire Night celebrations

People who have purchased a ticket to attend Leicester’s Bonfire Night celebrations in Abbey Park this Saturday (6 November) are being urged to get their flu and Covid-19 vaccinations at the event. Vaccinators from the Belgrave Pharmacy will be on site inside a mobile vaccination vehicle marked LOROS Local, between 5pm and 9pm vaccinating people […]

New Hinckley 12-15 COVID-19 clinic open to young people on Wednesday 3 November

New Hinckley 12-15 COVID-19 clinic open to young people on Wednesday 3 November

Young people, aged 12-15, from Hinckley and the surrounding areas are invited to get their COVID-19 vaccine at a specialist clinic today (Wednesday 3 November). The temporary clinic is being held at Hinckley Leisure Centre, Argents Mead, from 3.15pm – 7.15pm – and provides parents and carers of 12-15-year-olds with an additional option to vaccinate […]

People encouraged to get vaccines for flu and covid at special Diwali drop in clinic

People encouraged to get vaccines for flu and covid at special Diwali drop in clinic

Prominent community figures in Leicester are backing a local NHS drive to get people fully vaccinated against flu and COVID-19 over the Diwali period.

Top up your immunity this autumn, urge local health leaders

Top up your immunity this autumn, urge local health leaders

NHS leaders in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are urging eligible people to make sure they are fully protected against flu and covid this winter, by getting the vaccines as soon as they are invited.

5 on Friday: 29th October 2021

5 on Friday: 29th October 2021

1. Stay safe this Diwali The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) Clinical Commissioning Groups would like to wish a Happy Diwali to everyone celebrating next Thursday (4th November). The annual Diwali Day celebrations in Leicester city are back but there will be some changes to previous years. The main entertainment stage, will be replaced with […]

5 on Friday: 22nd October 2021

5 on Friday: 22nd October 2021

22nd October 2021 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 […]

Bookings open for 12-15-year-olds in Leicestershire to get the COVID-19 vaccine at specialist clinics

Bookings open for 12-15-year-olds in Leicestershire to get the COVID-19 vaccine at specialist clinics

Parents and guardians in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland can now book their 12-15-year-old an appointment to get a COVID-19 vaccine at a vaccination centre. The move provides parents and carers with an additional option to vaccinate their child from the virus, alongside the school vaccination programme, which has so far given 9,000 young people the […]