Everyone is now being asked to TEST TWICE PER WEEK to help stop the spread of Covid-19.
It’s simple to do and here’s how:
IF YOU ARE FEELING WELL (with no symptoms):
- Pick up a home testing kit and simply test at home twice a week
From April 12th, you can collect home testing kits from the below libraries and leisure sites:
◾️ Southwater Library, 10am – 5pm Monday-Saturday
◾️ Wellington Library, 10am – 5pm Monday-Friday, 10am -1pm Sat - Closed Wed
◾️ Abraham Darby Leisure Centre, 9am – 3pm, Monday-Sunday
The following sites are also open for collection:
Monday–Friday, 9am–2pm & 2.30pm-7pm, Saturday and Sunday, 10am–2.30pm
◾️ The Place – Oakengates (closed on Saturdays)
◾️ The Anstice – Madeley
◾️ Cosy Hall – Newport
◾️ Ironbridge Park and Ride site
◾️ Legges Way Car Park, Madeley
◾️ The Place Car Park, Oakengates
◾️ Donnington Wood Bowling Club
◾️ Wrekin Road Car Park, Wellington
To find your nearest collection site click here: Find your nearest collection centre
Collect a test kit from your local pharmacy - find your nearest pharmacy
Anyone over 18 can collect home testing kits and no appointments are needed
-You can get a rapid test at a community testing site
- ◾️ The Place – Oakengates,
- ◾️ The Anstice – Madeley
- ◾️ Cosy Hall – Newport
- ◾️ or participating pharmacies
To book an appointment click on this link Book an appointment
-Get tests through your employer. Please check with your employer to see if this option is available to you.
- Order online - if you can’t use the options above, you can at this link order a home test kit online.
When testing at home, you will need to register your results online or by calling 119. If you have a positive result, you should self-isolate and book a confirmatory PCR test.
IF YOU HAVE ANY MAIN CORONAVIRUS SYMPTOMS, book a free PCR test
This information has been provided courtesy of Telford & Wrekin Council