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New pop-up clinics in Knowsley – don’t miss your chance to grab a jab

by Guy Murphy

Knowsley residents aged 16+ will be able to grab a jab at three new pop-up clinics in November.

Eligible residents will be able to get 1st, 2nd and booster doses at the clinics which will be taking place in Huyton, Kirkby and Halewood. No appointment is needed, and you don’t need to be register with a GP.

The COVID-19 vaccination offers you the best protection from the virus and reduces your chances of getting seriously sick.

Cases of coronavirus are on the rise across the borough, so it is vital that we all take steps to protect ourselves and those around us. By getting vaccinated, you are also doing your bit to protect our local NHS services.

You can visit the vaccination bus at:

3 November – Alamein Barracks, Liverpool Road, Huyton, L36 3RW

6 November – Kirkby One Stop, The Kirkby Centre, Norwich Way, L32 8XY

7 November – New Hutte Neighbourhood Centre, Lichfield Rd, Halewood, Liverpool L26 1TT

All clinics will take place from 10am-4pm. Both Pfizer and AstraZeneca vaccines will be available.

If you are struggling to get to a clinic, Healthwatch Knowsley can support you with FREE transport. To find out more, call 0151 449 3954 (lines are open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm) and the team will talk you through your options to get to your appointment or a drop-in clinic close by to you.

Cllr Christine Bannon, Cabinet Member for Health, said: “I’m delighted that we are once again able to offer appointment free, drop-in vaccination clinics for our residents.

“Getting vaccinated is the best way to protect ourselves, our communities and our local NHS. I would urge all residents to pop-down and grab a jab.”

You can find out more about the COVID-19 vaccination here.