COVID-19 cases are rising across Barnet and getting vaccinated is still the best way to keep yourself and your community safe.
Barnet Council and the NCL CCG invite everyone aged 18 and over to get their COVID-19 vaccine on a special vaccination bus which will make stops in Barnet throughout the summer.
A free shuttle bus is also operating between Oaklodge Medical Centre in Edgware and StoneX Stadium, taking people on a round trip to get their jab.
Anyone aged 18 or over can get the Pfizer vaccine by simply walking up to the bus and getting their jab. You do not need an appointment, or an NHS number and second doses are also available if people have had their first jab at least 8 weeks earlier.
Vaccinators will be on board to answer any questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.
People are encouraged to bring their relatives and friends with them – the more people that get vaccinated, the safer our community can be.
Dr Tamara Djuretic, Barnet's Director for Public Health, said: "With the virus spreading in the local community fast just as the Government is removing all COVID-19 restrictions, it is more important than ever that we all get vaccinated as soon as possible. Vaccines are safe and effective and provide the best possible protection against getting seriously ill from the virus.
"Our vaccine bus makes it quick and easy to get your first or second Pfizer jab (as long as its after 8 weeks). Our trained vaccinators can also answer any questions you might have and reassure you about the vaccine’s safety. You can also use our new free shuttlebus to get to StoneX Stadium for a walk in vaccine."
Upcoming vaccine bus stops
St Agnes’ Church, Cricklewood: 19 July and 21 July: 8am-12pm
(35 Cricklewood Ln, London NW2 1HR)
Brent Cross Shopping Centre: 21 July 2-7pm
Unitas Youth Centre: 23 July 12pm-7pm
(76 Montrose Ave, Edgware HA8 0DT)
Free shuttlebus to StoneX Stadium
Pick up will be at Oaklodge Medical Centre car park and drop off at StoneX Stadium. This is a round trip service offer - the bus will drive back to Oaklodge 45 minutes after it arrives. No booking needed, just turn up to catch the bus.
Bus pick up times:
Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday:
10.00, 10.45, 11.30, 12.15, 13.10, 13.55, 14.50 and 15.35.
The bus will run from the 19 July to the 7 August.
Oak Lodge Medical Centre is at 234 Burnt Oak Broadway, Burnt Oak, Edgware HA8 0AP.
StoneX Stadium is now a mass vaccination centre where you can get the Pfizer vaccine with no appointment. You can get your second dose if your first was more than 8 weeks earlier.
Everyone aged 18 or over is eligible to get the vaccine.