Boris Johnson to confirm Covid booster jabs for over-50s in UK | Vaccines and immunisation

Boris Johnson is to confirm the start of a booster jabs programme for the over-50s on Tuesday after government scientists finally approved vaccinations for older schoolchildren.Setting out a widespread acceleration of the vaccine programme before what ministers concede will be a difficult second winter coping with the virus, the prime minister will also signal his … Read more

Covid jabs for 12- to 15-year-olds ‘set to start in weeks’ | Vaccines and immunisation

Plans for Covid vaccinations for 12- to 15-year-olds across the UK are to be announced by the government this week, with a mass inoculation programme beginning in schools within two weeks, the Observer has been told.New proposals for a Covid booster programme are also expected to be set out on Tuesday, but it is thought … Read more