COVID-19 vaccination centre in Berkeley Vale to relocate to South Gloucestershire and Stroud College campus, Berkeley Green

The COVID-19 community vaccination centre at Vale Community Hospital will move to a new location from Monday 23 August. Local GP practices in Berkeley Vale will continue to work together, offering vaccination appointments from South Gloucestershire and Stroud College campus at Berkeley Green. The change is taking place as Gloucestershire Health and Care NHS Foundation Trust (GHC) plan to reinstate services, including re-opening their Minor Injury and Illness Unit, as part of their... Read More

Vaccination programme update: 16- and 17-year olds to receive invitation from local NHS services soon

The NHS in Gloucestershire is reassuring young people aged 16 or 17 that they will receive an invitation from local NHS services to book in for their vaccination soon, there is no need for them to contact their GP surgery at this time. This follows recent announcements from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) that all 16 and 17-year olds should be offered a Pfizer vaccine soon. Dr Andy Seymour, Clinical Chair at NHS Gloucestershire CCG, said: “We are working... Read More