Sunday, 7 February 2021

Covid surge testing available for Westerleigh village

 South Glos Council has announced additional community testing because of the mutated virus variant in the area.

 South Glos Council is urging everyone over 16 in the designated postcode sector areas to please get tested. "The more cases of the mutation we find, the better chance we have at suppressing it. Please help to keep your community safe by getting tested so we can find the variant and protect you and your loved ones".

SGC's news release is here.

An update is here . In addition to these sites, South Glos Council has announced 3 "Collect and drop" sites, which will be open to collect self-test kits to take home. After testing youself, you can return the kits to the same site for analysis.

The sites will be open from 9am until 5pm, 7 days a week. They are:

Emersons Green Library

Downend Library

Staple Hill Library