To make sure as many people as possible in Brighton & Hove can take up the opportunity to be vaccinated, the NHS vaccination team is taking jabs out into the community. Not everyone is able to get to the main vaccination centres for their first appointment, so the converted bus and ambulance park in areas around the city and take the vaccine to them. The mobile service is currently giving first dose vaccination shots at regular sites in North Laine and Hove and is working with community and religious groups to reach all areas of the city.
The quieter, more personal service is great for people who don't feel ready to go out to busy places, or whose schedule makes it easier to drop-in on the day. It's a great alternative for anyone who can't get to the Brighton Centre, the Racecourse and County Oak. Drop-in appointments are available on the day, but to be sure of being seen it is best to book ahead.
Where and when
Wednesday 9 June, 11am to 4pm
- Coldean: New Larchwood Surgery, Waldron Ave, BN1 9EZ
Thursday 10 June, 11am to 4pm
- Meridian Centre, Greenwich Way, Peacehaven BN10 8BB
Friday 11 and Saturday 12 June, 10.30am to 2.30pm
- St Peter’s Church car park, York Place, Brighton BN1 4GU
Sunday 13 June, 10.30am to 2.30pm
- Brunswick Square, Western Rd (pavement between Western Road and the square), Brighton BN3 1EJ
Who can book
Everyone over 30 who:
- cannot get to one of the main vaccination centers
has a serious long term health issue
is an unpaid carer
is getting their first vaccination (not second)
How to book
Call 0300 303 8060 or drop in on the day.
When you go to your appointment remember to wear something loose that gives easy access to your upper arm.
If you can get to the Brighton Centre or Brighton Racecourse appointments are available seven days a week online here or by calling 119. If you’ve already booked to have your vaccination somewhere else but would prefer to come to the mobile service, please cancel your other appointment so that someone else can have your slot.
If travelling to your vaccination is an obstacle, a free transport service for people who don’t have means to travel can be booked by phone on 0300 303 8060 from 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm, Monday to Friday.