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Children with severe health conditions to be offered jab

Children with severe health conditions to be offered jab

Children with severe health conditions to be offered jab

Government bosses have agreed to open up coronavirus vaccinations to 12 to 15-year-olds with severe health conditions.


Fitness trail gets National Lottery boost

Fitness trail gets National Lottery boost

Fitness trail gets National Lottery boost

Organisers of a fitness trail aimed at the elderly and vulnerable have been able to help more people stay fit thanks to a National Lottery grant.


Face coverings must be worn in healthcare settings

Face coverings must be worn in healthcare settings

Face coverings must be worn in healthcare settings

People in the area are being reminded that they still need to wear a face covering in healthcare settings.


Bookings open for winter flu jabs

Bookings open for winter flu jabs

Bookings open for winter flu jabs

Boots has opened flu jab bookings early, with slots for both NHS and private patients, saying it's preparing for a 'potential flu epidemic'.


Health warning ahead of weekend heatwave

Health warning ahead of weekend heatwave

Health warning ahead of weekend heatwave

Health bosses are warning people to be careful in the sun this weekend as temperatures are forecast to nudge into the low 30s Celsius by Sunday.


Inspectors take enforcement action against Lakeside Healthcare

Inspectors take enforcement action against Lakeside Healthcare

Inspectors take enforcement action against Lakeside Healthcare

Action is being taken against GP provider Lakeside Healthcare Stamford after finding issues with its patient services.


Carers bake up an afternoon tea treat

Carers bake up an afternoon tea treat

Carers bake up an afternoon tea treat

A business with a taste for baking created individual afternoon teas for people in its care.


'Don't buy' warning for popular children's sun cream

'Don't buy' warning for popular children's sun cream

'Don't buy' warning for popular children's sun cream

Two well-known sun creams, including one made for children, have failed Which? tests leading to a warning for shoppers to avoid them this summer.


Oakham mum: ‘Second jab protected me when my family got ill’

Oakham mum: ‘Second jab protected me when my family got ill’

Oakham mum: ‘Second jab protected me when my family got ill’

A woman is urging people to get their Covid-19 vaccination after living through her ‘worst nightmare’.


Map shows percentage of those vaccinated against Covid-19

Map shows percentage of those vaccinated against Covid-19

Map shows percentage of those vaccinated against Covid-19

A new interactive Government map has been released showing the percentage of adults vaccinated against Covid-19 in your area.


Milestone of 40,000 vaccinations hit

Milestone of 40,000 vaccinations hit

Milestone of 40,000 vaccinations hit

Rutland Covid-19 vaccination centre has today (Tuesday, June 29) delivered its 40,000th jab.


Parents urged to test regularly after school's Covid-19 outbreak

Parents urged to test regularly after school's Covid-19 outbreak

Parents urged to test regularly after school's Covid-19 outbreak

Families have been urged to test regularly for Covid-19 after the Uppingham School outbreak was linked to a countywide spike in new infections.


Covid-19 outbreak at boarding school forces almost 600 pupils into self-isolation

Covid-19 outbreak at boarding school forces almost 600 pupils into self-isolation

Covid-19 outbreak at boarding school forces almost 600 pupils into self-isolation

Almost 600 pupils are self-isolating at Uppingham School after an outbreak of Covid-19 this week.


New contracts a 'smack in the face' to carers

New contracts a 'smack in the face' to carers

New contracts a 'smack in the face' to carers

Carers who worked on the frontline during the pandemic are critical of a social care overhaul that could change their working hours dramatically.


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