Vaccinations

If your are due a vaccination, please book an appointment.

Missing Immunisations

There are the routine vaccinations that are offered free of charge on the NHS to all babies and children in the UK.

5-in-1 Vaccination

Protects against: diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio and Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b).

  • Given at: 8, 12 and 16 weeks of age.

Pneumococcal Vaccination (PCV)

Protects against: some types of pneumococcal infection.

  • Given at: 8 weeks, 16 weeks and one year of age.

Rotavirus Vaccination

Protects against: rotavirus infection, a common cause of childhood diarrhoea and sickness.

  • Given at: 8 and 12 weeks of age.

Men B Vaccination

Protects against: meningitis (caused by meningococcal type B bacteria).

  • Given at: 8 weeks, 16 weeks and one year of age.

Hib/Men C Vaccination

Protects against: Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and  meningitis caused by meningococcal group C bacteria.

  • Given at: one year of age.

MMR Vaccination

Protects against: measles, mumps and rubella.

  • Given at: one year and at three years and four months of age.

Children’s Flu Vaccination

Protects against: flu.

  • Given at: annually as a nasal spray in Sept/Oct for ages two, three and four and children in primary school years one, two and three.

4-in-1 Pre-school Booster

Protects against: diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough and polio.

  • Given at: three years and four months of age.

HPV Vaccination (girls only)

Protects against: cervical cancer.

  • Given at: 12-13 years as two injections at least six months apart.

3-in-1 Teenage Booster

Protects against: tetanus, diphtheria and polio.

  • Given at: 14 years.

Men ACWY Vaccination

Protects against: meningitis (caused by meningococcal types A, C, W and Y
bacteria).

  • Given at: 14 years and new university students aged 19-25.