Health & Fitness When will over-30s be vaccinated? Next steps of NHS Covid vaccine schedule – and if you can get it now
Covid good news! More than a THIRD have had jab as 24million vaccinated - rollout MAPPED
THE COVID vaccine programme in the UK has been one of the biggest in the world, and after a series of pandemic failures, the Government has got this right so far.We're all looking for a shred of good news with coronavirus right now, and the latest data from NHS England seems to bring that hope.
Heath Secretary Matt Hancock hasof the Covid vaccine “pretty soon”.
The vaccine is.
But people aged between 35 and 39 could receive the call-up for their first jab within the next fortnight, as.
“We’ve seen people behaving brilliantly during the pandemic, and that’s one of the reasons that we’re in the position that we are, alongside of course the vaccine rollout,” Mr Hancock said.
When will over-30s get the vaccine?
The Government has pledged that all adults will have been offered the first dose of the vaccine by the end of July.
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If the roll-out continues at its current pace, people aged 30-34 could be offered their first jab within the next month.
to the Oxford/AstraZeneca jab, .
The UK’s medicines safety regulator has recorded 242 clotting cases and 49 deaths from 28.5 million doses of the vaccine, though the risk is slightly higher among younger people.
Professor Wei Shen Lim, from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI), said: “As Covid-19 rates continue to come under control, we are advising that adults aged 18- 39 years with no underlying health conditions are offered an alternative to the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine, if available, and if it does not cause delays in having the vaccine.”
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How do I book my appointment?
If you are eligible to receive the vaccine, you should be notified by text or by letter.
You can then.
You just need to enter some personal details, including your NHS number,.
How many people have had the vaccine?
have now received the first dose of the vaccine in the UK – 67.6 per cent of the adult population.
More than 18 million have received both doses, meaning more than a third of the country is now fully vaccinated.
On Monday 10 May 115,053 people received their first jab, and 231,835 received their second, making a daily total of 346,888.
Denmark will SWAP unwanted AstraZeneca jabs after ditching it entirely .
Denmark's health minister Magnus Heunicke confirmed on Monday that discussions were taking place between Denmark and other nations over vaccine swaps, but did not say with whom.Meanwhile, it was announced by the Swedish Health Agency on Tuesday that Swedes under 65 who have had one shot of the AstraZeneca vaccine will be given a different vaccine for their second dose.