Following a Government announcement on 12th December, the NHS will be developing plans to extend the Covid-19 booster vaccination programme to include everyone aged 18 and over.
12 to 15 year olds will also be offered a second dose of the vaccine and an additional booster will be available for people who are immunosuppressed.
People will become eligible for their booster three months after their second dose (reduced from six months).
For now, all you need to do is wait to be contacted by the NHS. Please help us to help all patients by not contacting your GP practice about your booster or attending vaccination sites unless informed otherwise.
If you are over 18 or a health and social care worker, and are eligible for your booster, go online to www.nhs.uk or call 119 to book your appointment.
You can also visit www.happyhealthylives.uk/vaccinationdrop-insto see all the places you can go for a walk-in appointment.