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Grab a jab at one of our vaccination sites

You can also book appointments through the NHS website www.nhs.uk/CovidVaccination or by calling 119. 

New vaccination session:

  • Wednesday 25 May (Age 18 and over) Castleford Health Centre, Welbeck Street, Castleford, WF10 1DP - 1.30pm to 4.00pm.  Appointments are available at this site for first / second doses / third doses (for those who are eligible) / booster vaccinations.

COVID-19 vaccinations for 5-11 year-olds

Appointments are available at selected vaccination centres and community pharmacies, which can be booked online at www.nhs.uk/covidvaccine or by calling 119, free of charge. Walk-in appointments for this age group are now available at Navigation walk - please see details below. 

Spectrum Community Health CIC, One Navigation Walk, Hebble Wharf, Wakefield, WF1 5RH (pre-booked appointments - some walk-in appointments are available)

Some walk-in appointments are available, but please book your appointment through the NHS website or by calling 119.

You may need to wait if you come for a walk-in appointment (please make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather conditions, in case you have to wait).

Appointments are available at this site for first and second doses (must be eight weeks since the first dose– over 18’s, under 18’s must be 12 weeks)third doses (for those who are eligible) and booster vaccinations (Booster vaccine doses will be available on the NHS for everyone aged 18 and over who have had a 2nd dose of a vaccine at least 3 months ago - find out who can have the booster vaccine).

  • Saturday 21 May (Age 18 and over) 8:15am to 1:30pm
  • Saturday 21 May (Age 16 and over) 2:15pm to 7:30pm
  • Tuesday 24 May (Age 18 and over) 8:15am to 7:30pm
  • Thursday 26 May (Age 18 and over) 8:15am to 7:30pm
  • Saturday 28 May (Age 18 and over) 8:15am to 1:30pm
  • Saturday 28 May (Age 16 and over) 2:15pm to 7:30pm
  • Tuesday 31 May (Age 18 and over) 8:15am to 7:30pm

Bespoke vaccination sessions for 12-15 year olds are taking place as follows:

  • Sunday 22 May (Age 12 to 15 years) 2:15pm to 7:30pm
  • Sunday 29 May (Age 12 to 15 years) 2:15pm to 7:30pm

Bespoke vaccination sessions for 5-11 year olds are taking place as follows:

  • Friday 20 May (Age 5 to 11 years) 2:15pm to 7:30pm
  • Sunday 22 May (Age 5 to 11 years) 8:15am to 1:30pm
  • Monday 23 May (Age 5 to 11 years) 2:15pm to 7:30pm
  • Friday 27 May (Age 5 to 11 years) 2:15pm to 7:30pm
  • Sunday 29 May (Age 5 to 11 years) 8:15am to 1:30pm
  • Monday 30 May (Age 5 to 11 years) 10:15am to 3:30pm

Sandal Rugby Club, Standbridge Lane, Sandal, Wakefield, WF2 7DY

  • Tuesday 24 May, 10.30am to 1.30pm and 2.30pm to 6pm - 12 years and over
  • Saturday 28 May, 11.30am to 3.30pm - 12 years and over
  • Tuesday 31 May, 10.30am to 1.30pm and 2.30pm to 6pm - 12 years and over

St Swithuns Community Centre, Arncliffe Road, Wakefield, WF1 4RR

  • Saturday 21 May, 9.30am to 12.30pm - Please note that this is a bespoke session for 5 to 18 year olds only.

Exel Chemist, 56 High Street, Normanton, WF6 2AQ (pre-booked and walk-in appointments are available)

Some walk-in appointments are available, but please book your appointment (through the NHS website www.nhs.uk/CovidVaccination or by calling 119) if possible.  You may need to wait if you come for a walk-in appointment (please make sure that you dress appropriately for the weather conditions, in case you have to wait).

Appointments are available at this site for first and second doses (must be eight weeks since the first dose– over 18’s, under 18’s must be 12 weeks)third doses (for those who are eligible) and booster vaccinations (Booster vaccine doses will be available on the NHS for everyone aged 18 and over who have had a 2nd dose of a vaccine at least 3 months ago - find out who can have the booster vaccine).

  • 9am to 6pm Monday to Saturday - 12 years and over

Community pharmacy locations (pre-booked appointments only)

  • Pre-booked appointments only - Pharmacy2U, Morrisons, Dewsbury Road, Wakefield
  • Pre-booked appointments only - Pharmacy2U, Pontefract Squash Court
  • Pre-booked appointments only - Boots, Wakefield Kirkgate
  • Pre-booked appointments only - Hill Top Pharmacy, Knottingley
  • Pre-booked appointments only - Exel Pharmacy, Normanton
  • Pre-booked appointments only - Cohen's, Station Lane, Featherstone
  • Pre-booked appointments only - Medichem Pharmacy, Stuart Road, Pontefract

Appointments are booked via the NHS website.

Primary care network locations (unless a walk-in clinic is advertised above, these appointments can only be accessed by those who have received an invitation from their GP practice.)

  • By invitation from the GP practice only - Sandal Rugby Club
  • By invitation from the GP practice only - St Swithun's Community Centre
  • By invitation from the GP practice only - Church View