Covid-19

Did you know you can pick up Home Test Kits from the Ellendune Centre? Getting tested regularly can help protect the ones you love from becoming infected. At the Ellendune Centre you can choose to either: walk-in and collect home testing kits or Take an assisted test on...

As of the 9th April 2021 twice weekly lateral flow tests will be available to all members of the public to help stop the spread of Covid 19. This can be done at various locations across Swindon or alternatively if you fit the government criteria...

More than 126,000 people in the UK who contracted coronavirus have lost their lives - with the pandemic claiming more than 2.6 million deaths worldwide. Within the Swindon Borough 266 residents have been lost to the pandemic. As the UK marks a year since the...

Swindon Borough Council are offering symptom-free testing to any resident who is unable to work from home. Testing is also available to any resident who provides care to another individual (for example: a foster carer, personal assistant, direct payment recipient, unpaid carer, childminder etc.). It is...

Gill May, Director of Nursing and Quality, Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group, said: “The vaccination rollout in Swindon has happened at tremendous speed and we have vaccinated significant amounts of those in the priority groups so far. Patients are being...

Below is a summary from the GOV.UK website which gives a timeline of the easing of lockdown restrictions Step 1: 8 March All children and students will return to face to face education in schools and college Wraparound childcare and other supervised children’s activities can resume where they...

There are a number of local and friendly volunteers who are willing to help with essential food shopping and collecting prescriptions (please see the link below to view the Wroughton volunteer street list). If anyone is struggling and feels they could benefit from some extra...