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Sutton NHS COVID-19 vaccination programme

Over 25? Book your COVID-19 vaccination online now

If you’re aged over 25, a carer or have an underlying health condition, call 119 or visit nhs.uk/covid-vaccination to book your COVID-19 vaccination appointment.

Your local NHS is delivering the biggest vaccination programme in its history. Everyone has an important part to play to help us with this programme of work

  • The COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. They will give you the best protection against coronavirus.
  • It’s never too late to get the Covid vaccine. It’s safe and effective, but speak to your GP if you have any concerns.

Who’s being prioritised for vaccination?

Our priority remains vaccinating the most vulnerable people in south west London. The NHS will offer you a vaccination when it’s your turn – this will be when you’re in a priority group.Find out who is being prioritised and why

What do you need to know about appointments?

When it’s your turn, you’ll be invited by the NHS to book an appointment.Read more about how you will be invited for vaccination

Where can you get vaccinated?

The vaccination is being offered in a variety of places across south west London, including GP and pharmacy-led services, hospitals and community vaccination centres.Find out where you can get vaccinated

You may also be able to have your first vaccination at one of the following walk-in clinics in south west London – but not everyone is eligible, so please check the clinic details before deciding to go.

St Nicholas Shopping Centre, Sutton

Opening dates, times and eligible groups

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Borough’s new parks enforcement officers start work

Sutton Council’s new parks enforcement officers started work in some of the borough’s open spaces this week.

“Staff have already been out and about in Beddington Park, Oaks Park, Cheam Park, Rosehill Park West, Royston Park and Mellows Park. The contract has been in a ‘soft launch’ phase, but up to 10 littering and 33 parking offence fines would have been issued on the first day of operation,” said a spokesperson.

“From Monday (14 June) enforcement officers will issue Fixed Penalty Notices (FPNs) to anyone failing to pick up their dog’s mess or dropping litter. Later this month, officers will begin enforcement for any inappropriate parking. 

“With increased use of the borough’s parks over the past year, parking issues, such as safe access being blocked due to inappropriate parking, vehicles parking on the grass or parking overnight, have become more common. 

“Littering in parks has increased significantly with many visitors leaving food, wrappers, bottles and cans behind. This not only puts wildlife at risk, but also encourages vermin and spoils the borough’s parks for other visitors. It places an increasing burden on parks staff and volunteers who help to keep Sutton’s parks tidy.

“Other recent issues include the use of football pitches without booking and payment, flying model aircraft outside the permitted hours, dog fouling and dogs not under control.

“The new contract was awarded on a cost-neutral basis to Waste Investigations Support & Enforcement (WISE) – a specialist supplier of environmental crime and parking services to councils across the UK. They have partnered with First Parking to deliver the parking enforcement part of the contract.

“The 4 contract staff will be in uniform branded with both the WISE and Sutton Council logos. They will also carry and display the Enforcement Officer ID provided by the Council.

“The enforcement officers are trained to operate in a robust, but always proportionate, way. They will be using a wide range of technical support, including 4G body-worn cameras, to record their interaction with the public and hand-held computers that can be used to confirm the identity of an alleged offender before issuing a penalty notice.  

“Anyone observed failing to pick up after their dogs or dropping litter will be issued with an on-the-spot £150 Fixed Penalty Notice. Anyone parking their vehicles in contravention of clearly displayed signage will face a Parking Charge Notice of £100.”