Tag: vaccination

45-49 Year Olds Called

The next phase of the vaccination programme is underway with 45 – 49 year olds in Scotland now being called for their vaccination. People in that age category can expect their blue envelopes to arrive by post, if they haven’t done so already. 40 -44 year olds will be then be called next. The aim […]

People Over 40 next for Jab

UK Citizens aged 40-49 will be prioritised next for a Covid-19 vaccine, with scientific advisers saying the move will “provide the greatest benefit in the shortest time”. The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) had considered whether groups such as teachers and police officers should be vaccinated next. However, it concluded that the most […]

Alert: Covid Vaccination Email

We’re sadly getting messages about a vaccination scam doing the rounds. One local woman told us, “This is the email I got this morning. I thought I was being offered the COVID-19 vaccine as I have had Breast Cancer but it’s a scam. They want your bank details to pay for a preferred date! I […]

Vaccine for 70 and Over

As Scotland’s Vaccine rollout gathers speed, it’s been announced that people aged 70 to 79 are the next priority group. The 470,000 Scottish citizens in that age bracket should look out for the arrival of official blue envelopes by post from tomorrow onwards containing appointment dates for their first dose. First envelopes are being sent […]

Blantyre’s Vaccination Commences

Care home residents in Scotland have started to receive the Covid-19 vaccine today, Monday 14 December 2020. As Scotland hopefully turns a corner in the fight back against Covid, one of the first to receive the jab was Blantyre woman, Margaret Keating and she’s urging others to do the same. Margaret (82) added, “It’s a […]