Exeter's mass coronavirus vaccination centre is set to move at the end of this month, as the vaccination programme enters the next phase.

    The current vaccine centre at Westpoint will move to Greendale Business Park - three miles away - from the beginning of May. The move is said to coincide with the beginning of a return to more normal commercial operations for the popular events venue, which is home to the Devon County Show.

    Exeter's mass coronavirus vaccination centre is set to move at the end of this month, as the vaccination programme enters the next phase.

    The current vaccine centre at Westpoint will move to Greendale Business Park - three miles away - from the beginning of May.

    The move is said to coincide with the beginning of a return to more normal commercial operations for the popular events venue, which is home to the Devon County Show.

    Everyone with appointments at Westpoint in April is advised to continue to attend as normal and there is no change to those appointments.

    From the end of April, all existing appointments for second doses will move to Greendale but will take place on the same day and at the same time.

    People whose appointments are immediately affected around the transition date will be contacted directly. There is no need to contact the NHS regarding your appointment.

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    A section of the Greendale site is being turned into a large vaccination centre by the NHS, with the centre meeting the same stringent safety requirements.

    It will offer plentiful parking and is under a five minutes’ drive from Westpoint. Signage will be in place to guide patients to the new venue from all directions.

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