Tag: Coronavirus

Covid jabs underway for 16 and 17 year olds

Sixteen and seventeen year olds in Leeds now get their Covid-19 vaccine ahead of going back to school or college in September. Following the recent recommendations from the Joint Committee of Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI), the local NHS has been working with partners to ensure all 16 and 17-year-olds can get vaccinated

Share your reflections from the Covid experience in Hunslet and Belle Isle

Since Autumn 2020 the Hunslet Intiative have been exploring creative ways of connecting local people from different generations to help reduce the isolation of older individuals. It has also helped children become aware of other people’s situations and learn from their life experiences. The project has been funded through the

Walk-in vaccination clinics this weekend at Elland Road

Young people urged to get their vaccine to make the most of new ‘freedoms’  Protecting yourself and others from Covid-19 by receiving both your vaccines is clearly saving lives, and young adults are being urged to get their jab to make the most of restrictions being eased. Those who are

Cineworld maintain Covid safety measures at White Rose

As restrictions lift and temperatures soar, the nation’s leading cinema chain, Cineworld, confirmed that they will maintain social distancing in all auditoriums (including White Rose), as well as maintaining hand sanitiser stations, deep cleaning, plastic till screens and more. The announcement comes as competing cinema chains removed all social distancing

Doctor’s plea to get jabbed as hospital admissions increase 

The doctor leading the COVID-19 vaccination programme in West Yorkshire is calling on those who haven’t been vaccinated to get their jabs, as hospital admissions for the virus continue to rise sharply. Dr Phil Wood, the Senior Responsible Officer for the West Yorkshire Vaccination Programme, said: “We have seen week-on-week

Leeds hospitals ask public to continue to follow Hands, Face, Space

Patients, staff and anyone working with Leeds Teaching Hospitals are being asked to continue wearing a mask on site and socially distance, even after ‘Freedom Day’ on Monday (19 July 2021). Whilst restrictions are being lifted in most public places, strict Infection Control needs to be followed in hospitals and

Get jabbed at Elland Road this weekend

Young people urged to get their vaccine to make the most of new ‘freedoms’  A walk-in vaccination service will operate at Elland Road vaccination centre this weekend on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (16-18 July 2021) from 7:30am-5:30pm. There will also be a walk-in clinic at Trinity Centre in the city