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Local PCR Testing sites

Have you been experiencing symptoms of Coronavirus? If so, NYCC are encouraging you to go visit one of the mobile PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) testing site. The testing sites can be found here locally: Mobile sites are open for PCR testing from 9am to 3pm on the following days, with the exception of the West Park Car Park site in Harrogate which [...]

By |August 9th, 2021|Categories: Covid|

Grab A Jab in Knaresborough this week!

You can now drop into the clinic at Homecare Pharmacy Vaccination Centre (former Lidl centre), York Road Knaresborough - for your first or second dose of AstraZeneca* and Pfizer! The dates available are: Tuesday 10 August, 8am - 5pm Wednesday 11 August, 8am - 5pm Thursday 12 August, 8am - 5pm Friday 13 August, 8am - 5pm These vaccines are [...]

By |August 9th, 2021|Categories: Covid, Knaresborough|

Harrogate covid rate continues to fall after sharp decrease in cases

The covid rate of infection in Harrogate has continued to fall just 11 days after reaching its highest point of the year. The Harrogate district is recording 306.5 cases per 100,000 people - a major improvement on the figure of 534 on 18th July. And the figure remains below both the average for North Yorkshire and the UK as a [...]

By |July 29th, 2021|Categories: Covid, Harrogate, News|

Lockdown restrictions: What to expect from ‘Freedom Day’ on 19th July

Health Secretary Sajid Javid has confirmed that 'Freedom Day' will go ahead as planned on Monday 19th July. Lockdown restrictions will be fully eased based on the latest data, taking into account vaccinations, serious illness and deaths from Covid-19. So as we head into the final stage of the roadmap out of lockdown, what rules will be relaxed - and [...]

By |July 12th, 2021|Categories: Covid, Harrogate, News|

Coronavirus: 73 cases reported in Harrogate as figures climb above UK average

A further 73 covid cases have been reported in Harrogate with the district now reporting more cases than the UK average. The area is seeing 351 cases per 100,000 people, compared to averages of 273 for North Yorkshire and 272 for the whole of the UK. Despite the increase, covid admissions to Harrogate Hospital is down to just two people, [...]

By |July 8th, 2021|Categories: Covid, Harrogate, News|

Coronavirus: Harrogate covid rate highest since January

The Harrogate covid rate of infection has reached its highest point since January - but it's three months since a death was recorded in the area. The rate for Harrogate currently stands at 303.4 cases per 100,000 people, the highest figure since 17th January. And Harrogate is also seeing the highest number of cases in North Yorkshire, which as a [...]

By |July 6th, 2021|Categories: Covid, Harrogate, News|