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Arriving for your appointment

Please arrive in time for your appointment but do not come on site until five minutes before your allocated appointment time.

You must have a booked appointment to attend. No walk-ins will be vaccinated. Please take a note of your booking reference number and bring it with you.

Please do not come if you have any symptoms of COVID-19; these include: a high temperature, a new, continuous cough, or a loss or change to your sense of smell or taste.

Please wear a face covering at all times whilst on site. Observe social distancing and follow one-way transit through the vaccination site. You will be asked to sanitise your hands on arrival.

If possible, please wear clothing that allows easy access to your shoulder and upper arm, e.g. short sleeves under a warm cardigan and coat.

Our sites: what you need to know

Please click the links below to find out further information about each of our large vaccination centres.

Chelmsford City Racecourse

Chevington Close, Bury St. Edmunds

Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Gainsborough Sports Centre, Ipswich

Jobserve Community Stadium, Colchester

The Lodge, Wickford


Chelmsford City Racecourse

Address

Chelmsford City Racecourse, Chelmsford, CM3 1QP

Parking

Free parking is available on site.

There is a five-minute walk from the car park to the building, with moderate slopes. Assistance is available for people with limited mobility, including wheelchairs and a golf buggy shuttle system to and from the car park.

Accessibility

There is step-free access to the assessment and vaccination areas.

Wheelchairs are available on site.

Waiting areas

You may have to wait outside for a short period of time before entering the clinical assessment area.

To minimise waiting times, please arrive in time for your appointment but do not come on site until five minutes before your appointment time.

Assistance

Please attend your appointment alone if you are able. If you are dependent on a carer to safely and quickly enter and leave the site, you may be accompanied by one person.

If you have driven to the site with a carer, family member or friend, please ask them to wait in the car while you attend your appointment.

Other facilities

Public toilet facilities are available on site.

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Chevington Close, Bury St. Edmunds

Address

Chevington Close, Bury St. Edmunds, IP33 3FT

Parking

Free parking is available on site. There is a very short, level walk form the car park to the building entrance.

Additional parking is available on Hospital Road, about five minutes’ walk from the main building. There is a gentle slope when walking to and from the centre.

Accessibility

There is step-free access to the assessment and vaccination centres.

Wheelchairs are available on site.

Waiting areas

You may have to wait outside for a short period of time before entering the assessment area.

To minimise waiting times, please arrive in time for your appointment but do not come on site until five minutes before your appointment time.

Assistance

Please attend your appointment alone if you are able. If you are dependent on a carer to safely and quickly enter and leave the site, you may be accompanied by one person.

If you have driven to the site with a carer, family member or friend, please ask them to wait in the car while you attend your appointment.

Other facilities

Public toilet facilities are available on site.

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Cliffs Pavilion, Southend-on-Sea

Address
Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS0 7RA

Parking

Free parking is available on site. There is a five-minute, level walk from the car park to the building entrance.

Accessibility

There is step-free access to the assessment and vaccination areas.

Wheelchairs are available on site.

Waiting areas

Most waiting areas are inside. You may have to wait outside for a short period of time before entering the clinical assessment area.

To minimise waiting times, please arrive in time for your appointment but do not come on site until five minutes before your appointment time.

Assistance

Please attend your appointment alone if you are able. If you are dependent on a carer to safely and quickly enter and leave the site, you may be accompanied by one person.

If you have driven to the site with a carer, family member or friend, please ask them to wait in the car while you attend your appointment.

Other facilities

Public toilet facilities are available on site.

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Gainsborough Sports Centre, Ipswich

Address

Gainsborough Sports Centre, 5 Brazier Wood, Ipswich, IP3 0SP

Parking

Free parking is available on site. Parking bays closest to the building are reserved for people with mobility difficulties.

There is a five-minute, level walk from the car park to the building.

Accessibility

There is step-free access to the assessment and vaccination areas.

Wheelchairs are available on site.

Waiting areas

You may have to wait outside for a short period of time before entering the clinical assessment or vaccination areas. Outdoor waiting areas are covered.

To minimise waiting times, please arrive in time for your appointment but do not come on site until five minutes before your appointment time.

Assistance

Please attend your appointment alone if you are able. If you are dependent on a carer to safely and quickly enter and leave the site, you may be accompanied by one person.

If you have driven to the site with a carer, family member or friend, please ask them to wait in the car while you attend your appointment.

Other facilities

Public toilet facilities are available on site.

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Jobserve Community Stadium, Colchester

Address

Jobserve Community Stadium, United Way, Colchester, CO4 5UP

Parking

Free parking is available on site. Parking bays closest to the building are reserved for people with mobility difficulties.

There is a five-minute, level walk from the car park to the building.

Accessibility

There is step-free access to the assessment and vaccination areas.

Wheelchairs are available on site.

Waiting areas

Most waiting areas are indoors. You may have to wait outside for a short period of time before entering the clinical assessment area. Outdoor waiting areas are covered.

To minimise waiting times, please arrive in time for your appointment but do not come on site until five minutes before your appointment time.

Assistance

Please attend your appointment alone if you are able. If you are dependent on a carer to safely and quickly enter and leave the site, you may be accompanied by one person.

If you have driven to the site with a carer, family member or friend, please ask them to wait in the car while you attend your appointment.

Other facilities

Public toilet facilities are available on site.

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The Lodge, Wickford

Address

The Lodge, Runwell Chase, Runwell, Wickford, SS11 7PU

Parking

Free parking is available on site. Parking bays closest to the building are reserved for people with mobility difficulties.

There is a very short, level walk from the car park to the building.

Accessibility

There is step-free access to the assessment and vaccination areas.

Wheelchairs are available on site.

Waiting areas

You may have to wait outside for a short period of time before entering the clinical assessment or vaccination areas. Outdoor waiting areas are covered.

To minimise waiting times, please arrive in time for your appointment but do not come on site until five minutes before your appointment time.

Assistance

Please attend your appointment alone if you are able. If you are dependent on a carer to safely and quickly enter and leave the site, you may be accompanied by one person.

If you have driven to the site with a carer, family member or friend, please ask them to wait in the car while you attend your appointment.

Other facilities

Public toilet facilities are available on site.

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