Wait for booster jabs could be cut to five months to speed up roll-out - ten things you said...

Record numbers of coronavirus booster jabs have been administered in the last few days.

Monday, 25th October 2021, 6:03 pm

It comes as the government seeks to increase the uptake and speed up the roll-out as cases and hospitalisations through COVID rising.

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Wait before booster jabs could be cut to 5 months to speed up rollout

Christine Bowes: "I had my booster on Saturday, 8 months 2 weeks after my 2nd jab. I think that is why there is a big drive now because many of us over 70s had our 2nd jab much more than 6 months ago and they now realise our immunity has reduced considerably so we could put the NHS under pressure if we catch the blessed Covid19 virus."

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Ashley Cohen at the family-run pharmacy The Medical Centre on York Road, Seacroft administering Covid booster jabs.

Cliff Owen: "Went for mine yesterday but they wouldn't do it because it was a day under 6 months even though the doctors practice booked me in. What a joke."

Shaun Keating: "Boosters every month by next year."

Carol Brittan: "Oh yes we have waited 6 months and 2 weeks and you cannot speed it up told to wait for your email."

Antony Piper: "They'll be giving them out every week at this rate."

Jeanette Ledbury: "About time get on with it now we are fed up waiting."

Keith Jordan: "2020 99% efficacy, one jab. 2021 31% efficacy, multiple jabs! Where are we heading?"

Richard Walker: "Didnt the first 2 work then

Marie Gibb: "Keep it."

Jill Whitehead: "I'm seriously troubled as to what we have been injected with. All Covid tests negative and entering 5th week of extreme flu with unusual symptoms. I wish I hadn't been injected but felt held to ransom."

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