Covid 19 – Community Testing Centres – Update

From 3rd May, opening times for our community testing sites will be changing as follows:

Stapleford Library, Church Street, Stapleford, NG9 8GA
This site will now close at 5.00pm rather than 6.00pm, Tuesday to Friday. The new opening times from 3rd May are:
• Sundays and Mondays – closed
• Tuesdays – 8am – 5pm
• Wednesday – 7am – 5pm
• Thursdays – 8am – 5pm
• Fridays 8am – 5pm
• Saturdays 8.30am – 1pm
Newdigate Street Car Park, Newdigate Street, Kimberley, NG16 2NJ
This site will now close at 4.30pm rather than 5.30pm, Tuesday to Friday. The new opening times from 3rd May are:
• Tuesdays – 10.00am – 4.30pm
• Fridays – 10.00am – 4.30pm
There is no requirement to book – residents can just turn up during the opening times for a test.

Following the Government’s announcement of a universal testing programme, people over 18 can also collect a box of tests for at home use from:

• One of the community testing sites listed above during their normal opening times
• Local pharmacies – residents can enter their postcode at https://maps.test-and-trace.nhs.uk/ to find their nearest participating pharmacy
• Or order online at https://www.gov.uk/order-coronavirus-rapid-lateral-flow-tests
Further information about community testing is available at: https://www.broxtowe.gov.uk/communitytesting