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New roving service for Covid vaccination programme

A new roving vaccination service is being set up for Leeds, as the Covid-19 vaccination programme moves into its next phase. Building on the success of the outreach vaccination clinics in local communities, the service will provide a wide range of clinics and temporary ‘pop ups’ across the city. This

NHS in Leeds to begin Spring booster vaccinations this week

The NHS in Leeds is starting to offer Spring booster vaccines this week as the Covid-19 vaccination programme moves to the next phase. The extra booster is being offered to people aged 75 and over, care home residents and people with weakened immune systems (12 and over), in line with

Leeds youngsters urged to get their jab this half term

12-15 year olds across Leeds are being urged to get their all-important Covid-19 vaccinations during their half term holiday. Clinics for 12-15s will be available throughout the week to make it even easier for young people to get their jabs, including Trinity Shopping Centre in the centre of Leeds. And

‘Bag a booster’ at White Rose Shopping Centre this weekend

Eligible people in Leeds are being urged to ‘bag a booster’ this weekend (15-16 January 2022) as Covid-19 rates continue to soar in West Yorkshire. A range of walk-in clinics and pop-up services, including Elland Road and the White Rose Shopping Centre, will be available across the city to help

‘Get vaccinated to protect your baby’ plea to pregnant women in Leeds

Pregnant women in Leeds are being urged to get vaccinated to protect both themselves and their unborn baby against the serious effects of Covid-19. Covid-19 increases the risk of still birth and giving birth prematurely, as well as the risk of pre-eclampsia. However, according to recent data, only 56% of

Get your jabs as part of the NHS ‘Big Vaccine Weekend’

People in Leeds are being given extra opportunities to get vaccinated as part of a major national drive to increase Covid-19 vaccination rates this weekend (26-28 November 2021). Hundreds of extra appointments for both boosters and first and second doses are on offer at vaccination centres across the district in

Leeds health chiefs issue ‘don’t delay’ plea for Covid-19 boosters and flu jabs

Eligible people in Leeds are being urged to protect themselves against serious illness this winter by getting both their Covid-19 booster and flu jab as soon as they are invited. Those most at risk from Covid-19 are being invited for a booster jab six months after they had their second