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Screen star Brian and wife Hildegarde left Blessed by life-saving local Covid care

‘Gordon’s alive!’ was heard booming within the Heatherside Surgery corridor on Friday evening (8 January 2021) as iconic stage and screen star and Surrey Heath resident Brian Blessed OBE - and his wife Hildegarde - joined the fight against Covid-19. Both Brian and Hildegarde received their vaccination as part of the largest vaccination programme in NHS history on Wednesday, De ...

Open letter to Frimley Health and Care residents

To all residents of East Berkshire, Surrey Heath and North East Hampshire and Farnham: Thank you for the support you have shown the NHS and social care during this pandemic. We are writing to you to ask for your help to keep our communities safe. You will be aware that we are under a national lockdown as a result of significant increases in the numbers of people testing posit ...

Vaccinating Health and social care staff

NHS England and NHS Improvement have now published a Standard Operating Procedure for the vaccination of frontline health and social care staff. This identifies the people who can currently access NHS Health and Social Care vaccination hubs. This guidance will help organisations plan the rollout, including providing information on prioritisation and delivery methods. All fron ...

Three Bracknell GP practices set to roll-out Covid vaccine

A second coronavirus vaccination roll-out for the people of Bracknell will begin today (15/1). The Health Triangle Primary Care Network – comprising Ringmead Medical Practice, Evergreen Practice and Crownwood Medical Centre - will deliver vaccines to patients aged 80 and over using one of its sites. Dr Farhad Daruwalla, GP at Ringmead Medical Practice and a Clinical Director ...

General Practice staff deliver Covid protection to most vulnerable residents

Residents at many care homes across the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead were vaccinated with the first dose of the Covid vaccination over the weekend. This work was carried out by the three local Primary Care Networks across the borough: Ascot Primary Care Network, Maidenhead Primary Care Network and Windsor Primary Care Network. In a joint statement the Primary Care ...

COVID-19 vaccination scam alert

We are aware that some people are receiving fraudulent calls and text messages offering the COVID-19 vaccination. In some cases, people are asked to press a number on their keypad or to send a text message to confirm they wish to receive the vaccine. Doing so is likely to result in a charge being applied to their phone bill. In other cases, callers are offering the vaccine for ...

An important message for local people about COVID-19

A reminder this festive season from two leading medical figures within our health and care system about the risk posed by coronavirus and the importance of following the rules. ...

Frimley Health and Care in national lockdown

Windsor and Maidenhead residents receive COVID-19 vaccine

The people of the Royal Borough have begun receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, as two vaccination services launched. A clinic at Windsor Racecourse began delivering the first doses of the vaccine to the residents of Windsor, while the first Maidenhead residents started to get their doses at Maidenhead Town Hall. Those receiving the vaccine are in the 80 and over age group, as the ...

Your pharmacy services this Christmas and New Year

The latest pharmacy opening times across the Christmas period for North East Hampshire and Farnham are now available to view. The list below shows the pharmacies that will be open for some of the public holiday period over Christmas and New Year. Most pharmacies are expected to be open for Boxing Day (Saturday 26th December) but please check as your local pharmacy’s opening ho ...