Eligible Prestonians urged to get their free flu jab as winter approaches

Posted on - 5th October, 2021 - 8:56am | Author - | Posted in - Health, Preston City Centre, Preston News
A vaccination being given. Pic: Pixabay

Prestonians are being encouraged to get their flu vaccination for free at Lancaster Road Pharmacy in St John’s Shopping Centre.


Those eligible on the NHS can head to the pharmacy instead of waiting for an appointment at their GP.

Read more: Preston residents wait an average of 10 days for GP appointments

People are encouraged to turn up Monday-Saturday 9.45am-4.30pm.

Those who are eligible are:

  • Those 50+
  • Those 18-49 and in an at risk category
  • Pregnant women
Those who are eligible. Pic: NHS

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