Category: Coronavirus news

Imam at Airedale urges everyone to get their booster

Posted on 01/20/22 by AireAdmin No Comments
Aziz receiving vaccination at AGH vaccination centre

Aziz-ur Rehman, Imam at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust, gets his booster at Airedale Hospital vaccination centre and is urging others to do the same. “I’m an Imam in the Chaplaincy Team at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and in my role I’m here for anyone in the hospital regardless of whether they have a religious belief […]

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Bradford District buildings light up blue to celebrate one million vaccine milestone

Posted on 01/14/22 by AireAdmin No Comments

On Friday 14 January, buildings across Bradford District and Craven will light up blue to celebrate another key milestone in the local COVID-19 vaccination programme – one million vaccines have been given across the district, this includes first, second, and booster jabs as well as third primary doses for people who are immunosuppressed. Council and […]

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Grab your COVID-19 booster before New Year

Posted on 12/31/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

People in Bradford district and Craven are being urged to grab their booster jab before New Year, as the NHS goes all out to protect the district against the Omicron variant.  Vaccination centres continue to be open throughout the festive break so that people can get a jab while they are off work or snapping […]

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Booster jabs hit record level in West Yorkshire

Posted on 12/24/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

It’s been a record week for booster jabs in Bradford district and Craven thanks to the amazing work of NHS vaccination teams and partners. Almost 35,000 vaccinations were delivered across the district, a jump of almost 50 per cent compared to the previous week and the highest number of boosters delivered to date. Additional appointments […]

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Get boosted now!

Posted on 12/23/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

In response to the national effort to protect people against the Omicron variant, the NHS is working to offer everyone aged 18 and over the chance to book a COVID-19 booster vaccine by the end of December. Boosters will also be offered to 16 and 17 year olds following the latest recommendations from the JCVI. […]

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New guidance for booster vaccinations

Posted on 12/06/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

In response to concerns about the new Omicron variant, the JCVI has recommended that booster vaccinations should be offered to all adults and that the gap between the second dose and booster is reduced to a minimum of 3 months. People who are severely immunosuppressed and have had their 3rd dose will also be offered […]

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Bradford district and Craven residents urged to get their jabs as part of the NHS ‘Big Vaccine Weekend’

Posted on 11/24/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

People in Bradford district and Craven are being given extra opportunities to get vaccinated as part of a major national drive to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates this weekend (26-28 November).

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Are you caring for a friend or relative? Then you have rights including free flu vaccines.

Posted on 11/22/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

Are you caring for a friend or relative? Then you have rights – including free flu vaccines! Residents who are caring for a friend or relative are being invited to get free flu and Covid-19 booster vaccines, and find out more about their rights, at a number of events on Carers Rights Day 2021. The […]

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Vaccine update: Third dose recommended for severely immunosuppressed

Posted on 09/13/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

The JCVI has recommended that people who were severely immunosuppressed at the time of their first or second Covid-19 vaccination should be offered a third dose. This is an extra ‘top-up’ dose in response to evidence showing that they may not have responded as well to the vaccine as others and will therefore have lower […]

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Comic strips capture Covid vaccine experience of district’s young people

Posted on 08/18/21 by AireAdmin No Comments

A series of eye-catching comic strip graphics capturing the stories of young people across the district that have had their Covid vaccine have officially been launched this week to encourage others to get vaccinated. Naureen Hafiz has been working with The Leap and the NHS Covid vaccination programme for Bradford District and Craven to share […]

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