Tag Archives: Statement

PM assertion to the Home of Commons on COVID-19: 19 January 2022

[ad_1] Mr Speaker, with permission I’ll make an announcement on our progress towards Omicron and the overview of our Plan B measures. Inside hours of studying from scientists in South Africa in regards to the emergence of a brand new Covid variant final November, this authorities acted, introducing balanced and proportionate restrictions at our borders… Read More »

JCVI assertion on COVID-19 vaccination of youngsters and younger individuals: 22 December 2021

[ad_1] Recommendation Major vaccination of 5 to 11 12 months olds Youngsters aged 5 to 11 years in a scientific danger group (as outlined within the Inexperienced E-book), or who’re a family contact of somebody who’s immunosuppressed (as outlined within the Inexperienced E-book), needs to be provided two 10 micrograms doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19… Read More »

Interim assertion on COVID-19 vaccination for youngsters and adolescents

[ad_1] This assertion was up to date on 29 November 2021 to appropriate some references and related hyperlinks Background  Though the vast majority of COVID-19 vaccines are solely permitted to be used in adults aged 18 years and above, an growing variety of vaccines are actually additionally being licensed to be used in youngsters. Some… Read More »

JCVI assertion on COVID-19 vaccination of youngsters aged 12 to fifteen years: 3 September 2021

[ad_1] Introduction Some COVID-19 vaccines obtainable within the UK are at present authorised to be used in these aged 12 years and over. The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has beforehand suggested a suggestion of first doses of Pfizer-BNT162b2 vaccine to all 16 to 17 12 months olds. Individuals aged 16 and 17… Read More »