Health

Salisbury District Hospital

With coronavirus cases easing and in line with national guidance, Salisbury District Hospital has partially lifted its visitor restrictions. From today, Tuesday 13 April, patients will be able to have a daily visitor …
Gillingham high street

Gillingham’s mayor Barry Von Clemens has hailed a ‘positive buzz’ back in the High Street after the re-opening of ‘non-essential’ shops on Monday following the easing of national Covid lockdown restrictions. The mayor …
Doctor Gillingham medical

Gillingham Medical Practice is changing the way it is making appointments. Here is their announcement: We need your help… We are looking toward a post-COVID future, whilst still expecting to be vaccinating our …
Covid testing Gillingham

More local community testing facilities will be available in north Dorset from Monday 29 March for all eligible residents, Public Health Dorset has announced. This includes a mobile testing unit visiting Gillingham each …
care home vaccination Gillingham

A vaccination clinic is being held this Saturday, 20 March, at The Exchange in Sturminster Newton for Gillingham residents who had their first Covid-19 jab in early Janauary. A spokesperson for Gillingham Medical …
care home vaccination Gillingham

More than 20 percent of all adults registered at Gillingham Medical Practice have now had their first vaccinations against Covid-19, the latest figures show. The news that 2,559 residents from the town have …
vaccine covid Gillingham

The Gillingham Medical Practice says that it has given the Covid vaccine to 10.3 percent of its patients within just two weeks. ‘This is of course in addition to us continuing with “business …
care home vaccination Gillingham

The ‘vast majority’ of residents and staff in the town’s care homes were vaccinated has week, the Gillingham Medical Practice has revealed. ‘Evidence shows that every 20 care home vaccinations administered saves one …
salisbury hospital Covid

Salisbury District Hospital is to postpone some routine operations because of the pressures it is facing from the Covid epidemic. In an open letter, Stacey Hunter, chief executive of the Salisbury NHS Foundation …