GPS are to start booking Covid vaccine appointments within days as it’s revealed the UK is to get at least one million more jabs imminently.
The news comes as hundreds of OAPs received the vaccine after the UK became the first country in the world to start using the Pfizer vaccine.
It has now emerged two more consignments of the vaccine will be delivered both next week and the following week – on top of the initial 800,000 doses.
The Times reports that means the NHS should now have four million doses of the jab before Christmas.
And it will be able to start the next phase of vaccine delivery with hundreds of GP immunisation centres poised to be up and running by next week.
Patients eligible for the coronavirus vaccine will reportedly be notified by their GP mainly by the post or by phone.
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