Get your jab

Mobile Covid-19 vaccination clinics brought to the heart of Preston communities

From Monday 14 – Sunday 20 June, communities across Preston will be able to receive their first dose of the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine at an NHS mobile clinic.

The mobile clinic will be based at sites across the city throughout the week, with Pfizer vaccinations available to anyone aged 18 and over, subject to eligibility.

The vaccine clinic will be based at:

Date

Time

Venue

Monday 14 June 2021

9am – 1pm, 2pm – 6.30pm

Morrisons, Deepdale, Blackpool Rd, Preston, PR1 6US

Wednesday 16 June 2021

9am – 12:30pm, 1.30pm – 5pm

Cardinal Newman College, Preston. Herschell St. car park, PR1 3QU

Thursday 17 June 2021

9am – 12:30pm, 1.30pm – 5pm

Preston Flag Market, City Centre, PR1 2PP

Friday 18 June 2021

9am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 5pm

Plungington Community Centre, Brook Street, Preston, PR1 7NB

Saturday 19 June 2021

9am – 12.30pm, 1.30pm – 5pm

Preston Flag Market, City Centre, PR1 2PP

Sunday 20 June 2021

9am – 1pm, 2pm – 6.30pm

Morrisons, Deepdale, Blackpool Rd, Preston, PR1 6US

If you are unsure if you are eligible, please come down and speak to the team. Don’t assume you and your wider family are not eligible without speaking to us first.

No appointment is needed, just walk-in during the above operating hours. Hot weather is predicted throughout the week so please come prepared with a drink and sunscreen applied as depending upon demand there may be a wait when you arrive.

The temporary facility makes getting a jab easier and more convenient, with clinicians on hand to answer questions and address any concerns people might have.

 

Eligibility criteria

The mobile clinics are open to anyone aged 18 and over, subject to eligibility. Anybody who is eligible and living or working in Preston and surrounding areas as well as anybody with a caring responsibility for somebody else who lives in the local area can access a vaccination via the mobile site.

If you are unsure if you are eligible, please come down and speak to the team. Don’t assume you and your wider family are not eligible without speaking to us first.

The eligibility criteria is as follows:

  • Aged 18 and over with any underlying health conditions
  • Aged 18 and over AND living, caring or working with anyone with underlying health conditions
  • Aged 25 and over
  • Health and Social Care staff
  • Any carers – paid or unpaid. You will not be asked for proof as unpaid carers are eligible.

For more information on the full list of eligibility visit: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/who-can-get-the-vaccine/

 

What will happen on the day?

The clinics will be running throughout the day and there is no need to book an appointment. You will be greeted by marshals who will be able to direct you to the right place and explain the process.

The weather forecast continues to predict warm, sunny weather so please make sure you are prepared by bringing a drink and remembering to apply sunscreen before you leave!  

Once you have received your vaccination from one of our qualified vaccinators there is a waiting area where the team will make sure you are well. You will also be provided with information on how to manage any side effects you may experience.

Social distancing measures will be place throughout, and please remember to wear a mask unless you are exempt.

For the answer to more frequently asked questions, visit the FAQs page by clicking on this link.