Grab a jab before it’s too late: vaccination sites in Gloucester and Cheltenham hold ‘last-chance’ drop-in clinics

Rosebank surgery, Gloucester Cheltenham East Fire Station Saturday 17 July 10am-2pm Two local GP-led vaccination sites are holding a ‘last chance’ drop-in service on Saturday 17 July for anyone over the age of 18 who has yet to take up the offer of their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. The move comes as the NHS continues the final push to vaccinate as many people as possible... Read More


COVID-19 vaccination: Three centres hold drop-in clinics for over 18s

Saturday 3 July 8:30am-12:00pm at Churchdown Community Centre, Gloucester 2.30pm- 5.30pm at Rowcroft Medical Centre, Stroud Saturday 3 July and Sunday 4 July 8.30am-4.00pm at Cirencester Hospital Three local GP-led vaccination sites are holding an additional ‘drop-in’ service this weekend in the Stroud, Cirencester and Gloucester areas – for anyone over the age of... Read More


Help your GP surgery to help you

GP surgery teams in Gloucestershire are being praised and thanked for leading the delivery of the county’s COVID vaccination programme and for the lives they have saved. Local NHS leaders have described this as a truly remarkable effort, achieved on top of an already extremely busy day-to-day workload providing medical care to patients. Helen Goodey, Director of Primary Care at... Read More


Residents urged to share latest information on the vaccination programme in Gloucestershire

Young people across England between the ages of 18 and 29 years will continue to receive text messages over the coming days from the national NHS, inviting them to book their COVID-19 vaccination through the *national booking system (NBS) – website and phone number. In Gloucestershire, the bulk of community vaccinations are being delivered through a network of 10 GP led Primary... Read More


National NHS invite to 25-29-year-olds – first dose drive enters ‘the home straight’

Around 2.7 million people across England in the 25-29 age range will receive a text message from the national NHS in the coming days, inviting them to book their COVID-19 vaccination through the national booking system (NBS) – website and phone number. In Gloucestershire, the bulk of community vaccinations are being delivered through a network of 10 GP led Primary Care Network... Read More


NHS urges people in current COVID-19 vaccination priority groups: ‘Don’t delay – take up the offer now’

Senior NHS vaccinators in Gloucestershire are urging people to act quickly and book an appointment as soon as local GP services make contact to invite them for their COVID-19 vaccination. Rapid progress is being made by local GP services in the county in vaccinating those residents in current priority groups, with the large majority taking up appointments and receiving their first... Read More


National NHS invite to 30- and 31-year olds for COVID-19 vaccination – information for local residents

Around a million people across England in the 30-31 age range will receive a text message from the national NHS in the coming days, inviting them to book their COVID-19 vaccination through the national booking system (NBS) – website and phone number. In Gloucestershire, the bulk of community vaccinations are being delivered through a network of 10 GP led Primary Care Network vaccination... Read More


National NHS invite to 32- and 33-year olds for COVID-19 vaccination – information for local residents

Around a million people across England in the 32-33 age range will have received a text message from the national NHS over the weekend, inviting them to book their COVID-19 vaccination through the national booking system (NBS) – website and phone number. In Gloucestershire, the bulk of community vaccinations are being delivered through a network of 10 GP led Primary Care Network... Read More


NHS in Gloucestershire hits 600,000 vaccinations milestone

Vaccination teams across Gloucestershire have been widely praised as yet another major COVID-19 vaccination milestone is surpassed in the county today, with more than 600,000 doses given. This includes more than 230,000 second doses, which NHS leaders have described as a remarkable effort. If they have not already been in contact, local GP services will be in touch as soon as supplies... Read More


National NHS invite to 34- and 35-year olds for COVID-19 vaccination – information for local residents

Around a million people across England in the 34-35 age range will receive a text message from the national NHS today or tomorrow, inviting them to book their COVID-19 vaccination through the national booking system (NBS) – website and phone number. In Gloucestershire, the bulk of community vaccinations are being delivered through a network of 10 GP led Primary Care Network vaccination... Read More