If you are aged 65 [before 31.3.14] or over, or if you have any of the following problems (however old you are) from the end of September we recommend you have your free flu vaccination.
- a serious heart or chest complaint, including asthma
- serious kidney disease
- lowered immunity due to disease or treatment such as steroid medication or cancer treatment
- if you have ever had a stroke
We are holding Two Saturday walk-in flu vaccination clinics [no appointment necessary] on:-
September 28th 9.00am - 12.00pm
October 12th 9.00am - 12.00pm
We have sent letters to all patients entitled to receive a free flu vaccination.
Please remember to bring your invite letter with you on the day
or you will not be given the flu vaccine.
Do not wish to have your flu vaccination?
If you are over 65 years or in one of the "at risk" groups and do not wish to have the flu vaccination it is important to let us know you do not want to have the vaccination.
Your can let us know via this website by clicking HERE.
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Vaccines For Risk Groups
People who fall into certain risk groups may be offered extra vaccines. These include vaccinations against diseases such as pneumococcal infection, hepatitis B, tuberculosis (TB), seasonal flu and chickenpox. See the NHS Choices pages on vaccines for adults to find out whether you should have one.