Covid-19 vaccines

Information on getting your Covid-19 vaccine in Reading. Check the NHS website for the most up-to-date information.
NHS – coronavirus (Covid-19) vaccine

NHS information on getting 1st and 2nd doses of the Covid-19 vaccine, and booster jabs.

RVA’s voluntary sector vaccine support helpline

Reading voluntary organisations are working together to support people to access their vaccine.  Do you or someone you know have questions about accessing a vaccine? Call 0118 334 1091 and we can answer your questions and help.

Broad Street Mall vaccination centre, Reading, RG1 7QE
Overseas Vaccination Validation Service

The Broad Street Mall vaccination centre also offers an Overseas Vaccination Validation Service if you have had your vaccination overseas and need it updated on the NHS Covid Pass. Download a poster with more information here.

Boots, 47–48 Broad Street, Reading RG1 2AE
  • Open Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, closed between 12pm and 1.40pm.
  • Booked appointments for ages 5 and over (call 119 or use the national booking service).
  • Walk-ins (subject to availability) for ages 5 and over.
  • NHS number needed.
  • First and second doses available 1.40pm to 3.30pm
  • Boosters available 9.15am to 3.30pm (not between 12pm and 1.40pm).
  • Fourth doses for over 75s and immunosuppressed people available 9.15am to 3.30pm (not between 12pm and 1.40pm)
  • Vaccinations for 5–11 year olds available 3.30pm to 5pm.
Healthwatch Reading

Healthwatch Reading have regular updates about Covid-19 vaccinations on their website.

NHS Berkshire West Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG)

Information about about pop-up vaccination sites in Berkshire West, boosters, vaccination in pregnancy and more.

Guides and translations

Downloadable coronavirus resources from Public Health England
Information videos to watch and share
Accessible guides for people with a learning disability and their carers
British Sign Language resources

British Sign Language (BSL) videos on Covid-19 vaccination on

Covid-19 vaccination guide for adults in 24 languages

Download or order leaflets in English, Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Brazilian Portuguese, Bulgarian, Chinese, Estonian, Farsi, Greek, Gujarati, Hindi, Latvian, Lithuanian, Panjabi, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Turkish, Twi, Ukrainian and Urdu.

Coronavirus vaccine explained in Nepalese

A Nepalese doctor talks about the importance of the vaccine in this video by Liverpool University Hospitals.

British Red Cross
Face coverings

Government guidance about when to wear one and exemptions – includes links to translated guidance.


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