“Almost alone among leading Tennis players, Novak Djokovic has been portrayed as adopting a populist anti-vax stance.”
“affordability is the big issue that we have to tackle for private tenants”
“We now know that boosters provide the best possible protection against this variant of the virus. ” Scotland’s Deputy Chief Medical Officer Nicola Steedman
16,838 (84.9 %) of people aged 12+ in Orkney are fully vaccinated.
The cumulative total of Covid cases in Orkney is now at 327 as 3 new positive test results were recorded in the Health Board area.
The Orkney Vaccine centre is in full swing with this years Flu vaccine jabs.
Statement from Public Health Scotland: Daily data on new cases, tests, ICU admissions and vaccinations will not be refreshed today due to a technical issue affecting the availability of the data. Tomorrow’s update will include figures for today
All those aged 12 – 15 in Scotland will be offered one dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine from Monday 20th of September.
Bruce Adamson, the Children and Young People’s Commissioner Scotland, has welcomed the advice to offer the Covid vaccine to children between the age of 12 and 15.
“I’d urge all parents and carers to take up the offer of getting the free flu vaccine for their child this year and help stop the spread of flu. The vaccine is safe and offers the best protection we have against flu.”