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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

16 September 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (16th September) Key points   Local update in Tower Hamlets: 208,698 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose 177,500 residents ​have had their second dose administered   Healthy 12-15 year olds to be offered vaccine: All children aged 12 to 15 across the UK will be offered one dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

10 September 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (10th September) Key points Local update in Tower Hamlets: 207,547 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 173,061 residents ​have had their second dose administered.   New vaccination site: From Monday 13th September a new vaccination site is opening at Queen Mary University of London Campus on Mile End Road. This walk-in centre […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

2 September 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (2nd September)   Key points Local update in Tower Hamlets: 204,092 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 157,471 residents ​have had their second dose administered.   Vaccination and Testing sites are moving:  The PCR testing site (for people with symptoms/needing a PCR test) at the Ecology Pavilion closed this week. The new […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

26 August 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (26th August) Key points   Local update in Tower Hamlets: 204,092 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 157,471 residents ​have had their second dose administered.   Be alert to scams: Unfortunately, scammers continue to take advantage during the pandemic. Recently scam emails and texts have been sent to people that appear to […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

19 August 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (19th August) Key points Local update in Tower Hamlets: 202,404 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 147,299 residents ​have had their second dose administered. Covid-19 weekly incidence rate has increased again:The rate of people testing positive for Covid-19 in Tower Hamlets has unfortunately increased again so we are still rated as MAROON RED. […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

13 August 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (13th August) Key points Local update in Tower Hamlets: 200,658 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 137,368 residents ​have had their second dose administered. Covid-19 weekly incidence rate is declining: Whilst the rates of people in Tower Hamlets testing positive for Covid-19 remain higher than London and England, this rate is starting to decline – which is […]

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Real Weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

29 July 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (29th July) Key points   Local update in Tower Hamlets: 195,855 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 118,194 residents ​have had their second dose administered. Langdon Park Summer festival: This weekend Tower Hamlets Council has organised a summer festival in Langdon Park offering free food vouchers to everyone who gets a vaccine […]

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Real Weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

25 July 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (25th July) Key points Local update in Tower Hamlets: 193,291 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 107,362 residents ​have had their second dose administered. Guidance for people who were shielding: Following the announcement on the 12th July to remove most social distancing measures, the government are advising people  who were shielding […]

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Real Weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

8 July 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (8th July) Key points   Local update in Tower Hamlets: 184,902 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 91,568 residents ​have had their second dose administered   2. Covid-19 cases continue to increase in Borough: The number of new people testing positive for Covid-19 is continuing to increase in Tower Hamlets. The […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

1 July 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (1st July) Key points   Local update in Tower Hamlets: 175,918 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 85,504 residents ​have had their second dose administered. Covid-19 cases increase in Borough: The number of new people testing positive for Covid-19 is continuing to increase in Tower Hamlets. Positivity rates are now at 3.6% – the highest in […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

11 June 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (11th June) Key point Local update in Tower Hamlets: 133,935 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 63,847 residents ​have had their second dose administered. Covid-19 cases increase in Borough: The number of new people testing positive for Covid-19 in Tower Hamlets has more than doubled than the previous week. The Delta […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

3 June 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (3rd June) Key points   Local update in Tower Hamlets: 124,278 residents have now been vaccinated with their first dose. 55,259 residents ​have had their second dose administered.   Walk-in Covid-19 vaccine clinic – Friday 4th June: Tower Hamlets Council has organised a walk-in vaccine clinic tomorrow Friday 4th June. You can attend the […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

28 May 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (28th May) Key points   Surge testing continues until this Sunday: Following the discovery of a small number of the South African, Brazilian and Indian variants in the Borough, the Council are asking everyone over the age of 11 who lives, works or learns in Tower Hamlets to take a free PCR Covid-19 test. There is a […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

21 May 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (21st May)   Surge testing extended to everyone in Tower Hamlets: Following the discovery of a small number of the South African & Brazilian in the Borough, the Council are asking everyone over the age of 11 who lives, works or learns in Tower Hamlets to take a free PCR Covid-19 test. Please get tested even if: you’ve had […]

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Real weekly Covid-19 Bulletin

14 May 2021

Priority Covid-19 Information (14th May) Surge testing continues in the Borough: Tower Hamlets Council has done a great job responding quickly to the confirmed cases of the South African and Brazilian variant that were found in the Borough a couple of weeks ago. These variants were identified in the area around E1 4 and E1 3 […]

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