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For the 20/21 season community pharmacy can provide flu vaccinations to patients aged 18 years and over in the following eligibility groups:

  • aged 65 years and over
  • aged 18 to 64 years in ‘at risk’ groups
  • pregnant women
  • those in long-stay residential care homes
  • carers
  • Household contacts of immunocompromised individuals
  • Social care workers
  • Hospice workers
  • People who are on the shielded patient list and members of their household (NEW FOR 20/21 SEASON).

The ambition is for a further extension of eligibility to the following cohort in November and December 'subject to vaccine supply'.. 

  • People aged 50 to 64  (who don't fall into another eligible group)-  

These patients are NOT ELIGIBLE until an announcement has been made. 

‘At Risk’ medical conditions

  • Chronic Respiratory Disease e.g asthma requiring regular steroid inhalers / COPD
  • Chronic Heart Disease
  • Chronic Kidney Disease (stage 3, 4 or 5)
  • Chronic Liver Disease
  • Chronic neurological diseases e.g. Parkinson’s disease, motor neurone disease, or with learning disabilities and clinically vulnerable
  • Diabetes
  • Immunosuppression – due to treatments e.g cancer treatment or due to diseases e.g HIV / AIDS
  • Asplenia or dysfunction of the spleen
  • Morbidly obese ( BMI 40 or above)

 This year we will be doing things slightly differently due to COVID 19.  We will be holding clinics whilst the pharmacy is quiet or closed.  

If you over the age of 65, or you will be 65 before 31st March 2021 the we have arranged clinics on the following dates:

21st September to 25th September 1-2pm (FULLY BOOKED)

26th September 2-5pm (FULLY BOOKED)

This service is available by appointment only.  Please either telephone us on 01603 871738 or email to book your appointment.  Further clinics will be arranged if demand is high, and this page updated accordingly.

 If you are below 65 and fall into one of the above 'at risk' categories we will be announcing clinics soon as these vaccines will be arriving on the 28th September.

Just before your appointment please complete the form included in this link:

 Alternatively please scan the QR code on the following document:  PreConsult.pdf

 DO NOT FILL THIS FORM IN DAYS IN ADVANCE. It must be done on the day, or just before your appointment.

Please remember to wear a face covering or mask at the time of your appointment.