Volunteers at the heart of the Sutton COVID-19 vaccinations effort at Nonsuch Mansion

Sutton’s top GPs have today thanked staff and volunteers at Nonsuch Mansion COVID-19 Vaccination Centre as it closes its doors after protecting tens of thousands of local people from the virus. The vaccination centre opened on 15 December 2020, with staff from GP Practices, Sutton’s community services and NHS Sutton working together to deliver 27,000 […]

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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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Twickenham Stoop stadium to become COVID-19 vaccination centre

Harlequins can confirm that the club’s Twickenham stadium will become a vaccination centre. The newly re-branded Chris Robshaw Bar (formerly the King’s Bar) will host vaccinations. Appointments can be booked via the national NHS website or you can also walk in for an appointment. Details of the walk-ins are on our dedicated walk-in page. The […]

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Changes to Queen Mary’s Hospital, Urgent Treatment Centre

The NHS in south west London has today (20 October) announced plans to open a new service providing up to 480 urgent and routine appointments each week for local people at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Roehampton.  The Urgent Treatment Centre (UTC) at Queen Mary’s – previously run by St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust […]

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South West London pharmacies open over Easter

Pharmacies across South West London will be open over Easter to support patients during the coronavirus outbreak. Most local pharmacies will be open from 2pm to 5pm on both Good Friday (10 April) and Easter Monday (12 April) unless social distancing rules make it impossible – for example in large shopping centres. Some opening hours […]

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South West London GP surgeries available for essential services over Easter

GP surgeries across south west London are available for essential services over Easter to support patients during the coronavirus outbreak. People will be able to access GP services on both Good Friday (10 April) and Easter Monday (12 April) in line with the usual core surgery hours. Although those days are Bank Holidays GPs will […]

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Improving Healthcare Together Consultation Ends

The Improving Healthcare Together consultation has now finished. Thank you to everyone who responded in person, online, through social media and by phone and letter over the past 12 weeks. An independent research company will analyse the responses and produce a report by the late spring. The report will then be published and considered by the […]

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Community Hub for Richmond residents

Richmond Council has set up a Community Hub to co-ordinate the support being offered by the Council and the borough’s many voluntary organisations in response to the coronavirus pandemic. From Tuesday 24 March, a helpline number is available as a first response for residents, particularly those who are elderly and/or vulnerable without support networks, who […]

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