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Where to get your Covid vaccine in Leicester this weekend

Where to get your Covid vaccine in Leicester this weekend

People who live and work in certain areas of Leicester and are eligible for the Covid vaccine are invited to drop-in to one of eight locations this weekend to get vaccinated.

A heartfelt thankyou to covid vaccine volunteers

A heartfelt thankyou to covid vaccine volunteers

NHS bosses have expressed their appreciation to the thousands of volunteers who have supported the covid vaccination programme across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.

Plans announced to speed up Covid vaccinations in Leicester

Plans announced to speed up Covid vaccinations in Leicester

The Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Clinical Commissioning Groups and Leicester City Council are pleased to announce details for how they will be increasing the pace of the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Leicester over the next two weeks, to help stop the spread of coronavirus in the city and in particular the variant of concern B.1.617.2, a coronavirus variant first identified in India.

Covid-19 vaccinations rolled out to 38 – 39 year olds in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Covid-19 vaccinations rolled out to 38 – 39 year olds in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

From today anyone aged 38 and over and those who will turn 38 before 1 July 2021 are now eligible for their Covid-19 vaccination. The latest advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) is that those that are 39 and under should have the Pfizer – BioNTech vaccine. Eligible people should receive […]

Drop-in Covid-19 vaccination clinic to be held in Beaumont Leys

Drop-in Covid-19 vaccination clinic to be held in Beaumont Leys

Eligible residents in Beaumont Leys are being invited to attend a new Covid-19 drop-in vaccination clinic which is being held at the Barley Croft Community Centre, 21 Malham Close, Leicester, LE4 0UT, from Wednesday 28 April to Friday 30 April 2021. As of today, people aged 44 or over; anyone with a health condition which […]

Twilight covid vaccine clinic offers flexible options for people fasting during Ramadan

Twilight covid vaccine clinic offers flexible options for people fasting during Ramadan

An evening clinic has been set up to make it easier for people observing the Ramadan fast to receive their covid vaccine. The twilight pop-up clinic will be held on a drop-in basis, so that no appointment is needed, and will take place on Saturday 24th April from 5pm to 9pm at the Leicester Islamic […]

Residents aged 45 and over urged to come forward for Covid-19 vaccinations

Residents aged 45 and over urged to come forward for Covid-19 vaccinations

From this week anyone aged 45 and over can book in for their Covid-19 vaccination as the programme continues to roll out. In addition, the NHS in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) is continuing to urge all local residents in eligible groups that are yet to have their first dose of the vaccine to book […]

Half a million covid-19 vaccine doses given across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

Half a million covid-19 vaccine doses given across Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland

NHS leaders in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) have praised the efforts of everyone involved in the local Covid-19 vaccine programme, as the half a million milestone was reported today.

Further drop-in vaccination sessions on offer at Peepul Centre, Leicester

Further drop-in vaccination sessions on offer at Peepul Centre, Leicester

Following the success of recent drop-in Covid vaccination sessions at Leicester’s Peepul Centre, two further drop-in sessions have been arranged.

First Drop-in vaccination clinic at Leicester City mosque hailed a success

First Drop-in vaccination clinic at Leicester City mosque hailed a success

Health bosses in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR) are thanking local residents and community leaders who have helped to organise and support the pop-up Covid-19 vaccination clinic that was held at the Al Furqan mosque and community centre in St Matthews, Leicester on Thursday 25 March 2021. Patients and local residents of the St Matthews […]