Brinnington Park Sports Centre will host a Covid-19 vaccination pop-up clinic on Friday 24th September, between 10am and 4pm.
Anyone aged 16 or over can attend the walk-in clinic with no appointment necessary. There is also plenty of on-site parking for residents to get their jab at Brinnington Park, Northumberland Road, Brinnington, Stockport, SK5 8LS.
As with all other vaccination pop ups, Brinnington offers the Pfizer jab for people aged 16 and over. Adults over 40 can receive Oxford Astra Zeneca or Pfizer, subject to eligibility. Second doses (of the same vaccination) can be given if eight weeks (56 days) have passed since receiving the first dose.
Dr Cath Munro, Chair of NHS Stockport Clinical Commissioning Group, said:
“As we are fast approaching the months when seasonal conditions like colds and flu emerge, I believe people are rightfully choosing to make a concerted effort to start their jabs or get back on course with their second ones.”
Cllr Jude Wells, Cabinet Member for Adult Care and Health at Stockport Council, said:
“We really need to find a way of resuming everyday life again but not at the expense of losing sight of making critical decisions about keeping ourselves, and loved ones, safe against the effects of Covid.”
For those that can’t attend the pop-up clinic at Brinnington Park on Friday 24th September, Covid-19 vaccination appointments can be booked through the national NHS booking website.