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18.12.2020

COVID-19: Solihull Remains in Tier 3

On Thursday 17th December 2020, the government announced that Solihull will remain in Tier 3 (Very High Alert). Solihull remains in Tier 3 because “de-escalating now will likely lead to rising case numbers, and risks…

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11.12.2020

Pfizer/BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine authorised for use in the UK

Following rigorous clinical trials involving thousands of people and extensive analysis of the vaccine’s safety, quality and effectiveness by experts from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), Pfizer/BioNTech’s vaccine has been authorised for…

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04.12.2020

Solihull’s COVID-19 Community Champions

The COVID-19 Community Champions network was set up by Solihull Council to empower Solihull residents to remain up to date with the latest advice about COVID-19. The council keeps COVID-19 Community Champions informed of the latest…

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27.11.2020

COVID-19: Solihull in Tier 3 from Wednesday 2nd December

On Thursday 26th November 2020 the government announced that Solihull will be in Tier 3 (Very High Alert) from Wednesday 2nd December, grouped with Coventry & Warwickshire. Tier 3 (Very High Alert) is for areas…

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20.11.2020

Take part in Carer’s Rights Day in Solihull

Next week, on 26th November 2020 is Carer’s Rights Day. Each year, Carers Rights Day brings organisations across the UK together to help carers in their local community know their rights and find out how…

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13.11.2020

What is your experience of online and telephone GP appointments?

Healthwatch Solihull act as the voice of the public in the delivery of health and social care services. We use feedback from the public about their experiences of using services and use that feedback to…

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06.11.2020

Solihull Healthcare Partnership (SHP) – We are listening to and championing patients’ views

Recently, we have been alerted to concerns around Solihull Healthcare Partnership. We want to ensure patients that we are actively gathering your views and analysing the key issues. We are also engaging with the people…

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30.10.2020

People ‘at risk’ are urged to get flu jab in Solihull

With the winter season fast approaching it is encouraged for people eligible to get the flu vaccine also known as the ‘flu jab’. The flu jab is a safe and effective vaccination offered by the…

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23.10.2020

‘Wear it Pink’ this Friday for Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

The month of October is the national Breast Cancer Awareness Month around the world. The month is used for people to show support to those affected by breast cancer and to increase awareness about the…

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16.10.2020

Solihull public spaces littered with face masks and disposable gloves

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as disposable gloves, face coverings or face masks helps to reduce the spread of COVID-19 through coughing, sneezing and talking, helping to protect others. When worn correctly the face covering…

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