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#Covid-19

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Mixed news on Covid – vaccine uptake protecting locals but health and care staff under pressure as infection rates hit new peak

Covid-19 infection rates in North Lincolnshire have reached record levels but thankfully hospital admissions are not increasing at the same…

13 January 2022
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Landmark 350,000th vaccine to be given in North Lincolnshire

North Lincolnshire is on course to deliver its 350,000th vaccine shot in the next week. Already more than 343,000 jabs…

6 January 2022
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No new restrictions for New Year – but take precautions says health expert

Although the Government did not put in place any new restrictions before the New Year Eve, public health bosses say…

30 December 2021
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200 plus suspected cases of omicron in North Lincolnshire

Public health officials are urging people to get the booster jab as soon as possible, as more than 200 suspected…

23 December 2021
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New vaccine centre to open as booster drive gears up in North Lincolnshire

People across North Lincolnshire are being urged to get their Covid-19 booster jab when they can to help fight off…

16 December 2021
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Don’t give the gift of Covid-19 this Christmas

It is the time of year when friends and family are planning ahead for Christmas get togethers and people are…

9 December 2021
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Health Chief’s message on new Covid-19 variant

Dr Faisel Baig, Chair of North Lincolnshire’s Clinical Commissioning Group, said: “I can imagine many people are worried about what…

2 December 2021
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New tool to help assess Covid-19 risk

A new tool to help local people assess the risks surrounding Covid-19 has been added to North Lincolnshire Council’s website.…

25 November 2021
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Vaccine programme expanded

The Covid-19 vaccination programme has been expanded. Young people aged 16 and 17 will be offered a second jab and…

18 November 2021
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North Lincolnshire’s biggest programme of walk-in vaccination centres leads to hundreds getting their Covid-19 jab

North Lincolnshire’s biggest programme of walk-in vaccination centres is now well underway with hundreds of people getting a jab without…

11 November 2021
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Study reveals effectiveness of Covid-19 vaccinations

A recent study has shown just how effective vaccinations are at preventing hospitalisation and deaths due to Covid-19. The study,…

4 November 2021
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Pop-in to a pop-up for your jab

November will see the area’s biggest programme of pop-up vaccination centres in a major push to protect people from Covid-19.…

28 October 2021
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Take care during half-term

Public health bosses in North Lincolnshire are urging families to be cautious this half term as Covid-19 infection rates remain…

21 October 2021
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Vaccine and flu jabs vital for winter boost to immune system

Getting a flu jab as well as the Covid-19 vaccine is vital to protect people and the NHS and care…

14 October 2021
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Catering team scoops award for going the extra mile

The catering team at North Lincolnshire Council have been recognised and rewarded for going above and beyond throughout the pandemic.…

13 October 2021