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Please continue to wear a face mask and follow social distancing rules in healthcare settings

Patients entering GP surgeries across the Humber are being reminded they should continue to wear a face mask and follow social distancing rules. Covid restrictions will end in most settings in England from Monday, 19 July. However, as infection rates rise significantly across the region, health bosses in the Humber are reiterating the message that [...] Read more

NHS Patients, staff and visitors must continue to wear face coverings in healthcare settings

England’s Chief Nurse has today reminded the public that everyone accessing or visiting healthcare settings must continue to wear a face covering and follow social distancing rules. Covid restrictions will end in many settings in England from Monday. However, Public Health England’s infection prevention control guidelines and hospital visiting [...] Read more

Popping into town this weekend? Drop in for your COVID vaccination

Going to be in town at the weekend? If you've not had your COVID vaccination yet, there are opportunities to drop in and get a Pfizer jab. Saturday Freshney Place shopping centre (unit opposite Boots/next to Greggs) between 10am and 4pm; Drugs4Delivery, Acorn Business Park, Unit 4, Moss Road, Grimsby, DN32 0LT, between 9am-1pm and 2pm-6pm These [...] Read more

Bumper weekend of vaccination clinics ahead of “Freedom Day”

This weekend, Freshney Place is playing host to one of a number of drop-in vaccination clinics across our town centres as people queue to join the thousands of local people protecting themselves against COVID. More than 320 people walked into a clinic at Open Door in Grimsby last Saturday and rolled up their sleeves for their COVID vaccination [...] Read more

Blue lights shine on the Town Hall & Minster this weekend

Grimsby’s iconic Minster and Town Hall will be turned blue this weekend to celebrate the incredible work of our NHS staff, as well as all key workers and others in our communities who have helped us through this challenging year. The blue lights are also an opportunity to remember those who have lost their lives in the pandemic. They will shine [...] Read more

“Grab a Jab” soon if you’re still waiting to have your COVID vaccination

People are being urged to “Grab a Jab” if they haven’t had their COVID vaccination yet. Having both doses of the COVID vaccine is the best way to get maximum protection from the virus. Also, if enough people have their full vaccine, we are more likely to get our everyday freedoms back and see our lives return safely to normal. Every single person [...] Read more

Health bosses joy over youth jumping at chance to get jab

Health leaders are today praising the way local young people have joined the charge to fight COVID after dozens queued for their first chance to get the vaccine. A drop-in clinic at Open Door, Albion Street, Grimsby, vaccinated a staggering 280 people between 4pm and 8pm yesterday, many of them 18–24-year-olds who were able to receive the jab for [...] Read more

Your family, friends and work mates need you to have your COVID vaccination as soon as you are offered it.

Without the vaccination, you continue to run a much greater risk of catching the virus and passing it on to others who may become very poorly. Some people have mild or no symptoms and can give it to others without even knowing. Imagine how you would feel if you suspected you had made someone become very ill. We are holding some walk-in clinics to [...] Read more

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