Tag: NHS

Covid, heatwave: take precautions and look out for each other

Summer events and social gatherings are returning as part of our lives, but Covid transmission rates are rising sharply in West Yorkshire. The numbers of people with Covid in hospital beds are now greater than during the previous wave, our social care sector is under huge pressure, and we should

Residents urged to get essential vaccines despite coronavirus outbreak

As part of the #NHSHereForYou campaign the NHS in Leeds is urging people to attend all regular vaccination appointments to prevent outbreaks of serious diseases and reduce future pressure on the health service. The call comes from NHS Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) as it reminds parents and carers about

South Leeds schools step up to help NHS staff

Schools in South Leeds have been doing their bit to support the NHS during the current Coronavirus outbreak, making and donating Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Design & Technology staff at both Cockburn School in Beeston and Cockburn John Charles Academy in Belle Isle have made 110 face shields (see main