Merton’s biggest pop-up vaccine clinic averages 100 jabs an hour

A total of 1,220 people received their COVID-19 vaccination on Sunday 28 March at Merton’s biggest pop-up clinic to date, held in the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community’s Baitul Future Mosque in Morden. NHS vaccinators worked from 8am to 8pm to administer the jabs to community members and local people aged over 50, as well as health […]

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NHS services in South West London over the Easter weekend

This Bank Holiday weekend the NHS is urging Londoners to follow Government guidance on staying safe and appealing for eligible people to book their COVID-19 vaccine by calling 119 or going online www.nhs.uk. Urgent care is available over Easter, with GPs offering more appointments, for people with urgent health needs, by telephone or through video consultation, […]

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AFC Wimbledon turn Plough Lane stadium into NHS COVID-19 vaccination centre

Football club AFC Wimbledon have turned their brand new Plough Lane stadium into an NHS COVID-19 vaccination centre. The vaccination centre – the third to be opened at a sports stadium in south west London – will play a key role in vaccinating eligible residents as well as health and care staff. Vaccinations will take […]

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Centre Court shopping centre in Wimbledon hosts latest NHS COVID-19 vaccination site

Wimbledon’s Centre Court shopping centre is one of many locations to receive your COVID-19 vaccination in south west London. Located in the heart of Wimbledon, the centre plays an important role in helping to vaccinate people eligible for a COVID-19 jab as well as health and care staff. The vaccination centre is based on the […]

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What unpaid carers need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine…

If you provide regular, unpaid care to an elderly or disabled person, you are now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccination. Unpaid carers have been classed as priority 6 on the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) list of who will get the vaccine and when – the same as people aged 16 to 64 […]

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BLOG: “The mosque is like a second home to us – you feel much more confident coming here to get vaccinated”

More than 1,000 people from Merton received their COVID-19 vaccination at the Baitul Fu-tuh Mosque complex in Morden on 26 February. The pop-up vaccination clinic had been pulled together in just days by the mosque community, more than 40 volunteers and a 12-strong NHS South West London vaccination team. First to be vaccinated was Vice […]

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