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GPs in Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes are urging Muslims not to delay having their COVID-19 vaccine – first or second dose – during the holy month of Ramadan, which is due to start on...
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The rollout of COVID vaccines to Central Bedfordshire residents in their early 40s may be slower than for previous age groups, a health manager has warned. "The government is extending the vaccination programme to 40 to...
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Loans will include 80% government guarantee and interest rate cap With non-essential retail and outdoor hospitality reopening next week, ministers have ensured that support is still available to businesses to protect jobs. From today (6 April 2021),...
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NHS Bedfordshire Luton and Milton Keynes Clinical Commissioning Group (BLMK CCG) has announced that the Moderna vaccine is now available at three of the pharmacy vaccination clinics in the BLMK region: Boots Pharmacy in The...
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A new public information campaign has launched today by the government to highlight how letting fresh air into indoor spaces can reduce the risk of infection from coronavirus 'by over 70%'. The campaign, which forms part of wider ‘Hands. Face. Space’ guidance, sees the release of a new short film created with scientists and an engineer at Leeds University. The film illustrates how coronavirus lingers in the air in spaces with no fresh air, increasing the risk of people breathing in infected particles, and how the risk can be reduced significantly by regularly ventilating enclosed areas.
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Freemasons encouraging its 200,000 members to volunteer to help vaccinate the population The United Grand Lodge of England (UGLE), the governing body for Freemasonry in England and Wales, is encouraging Freemasons to donate their time and...
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Central Bedfordshire Council, in partnership with the Department of Health and Social Care, has launched a community testing initiative. Around one in three people who are infected with COVID-19 have no symptoms, so they could be...
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Registration scams could cost life savings Bedfordshire’s frontline services have issued a warning to residents as criminals use the vaccination programme to create new scams. These scams could cheat people out of their life savings and put...
Bedfordshire's police and crime commissioner gives vaccination programme a boost
NHS Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes Clinical Commissioning Group (BLMK CCG) welcomed another volunteer to the Redgrave Children and Young People’s Centre in Luton today (16 June 2021). Since the start of the vaccination programme, hundreds...
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Police in England and Wales issued 68,952 fixed penalty notices for breaches of Coronavirus restrictions up to 14 February The latest provisional figures released by the National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) show that 26,277 fines were...