COVID booster jab Newcastle: Pop up sites and vaccination walk-in centres for all ages

Here’s where you can find a COVID-19 booster vaccination centre in Newcastle.

New booster walk-ins and pop-up sites have been made available to people in Newcastle.

The surge in Omicron cases has prompted a push for booster jabs in anyone over the age of 18, and Newcastle has a handful of drop-in and pop-up locations where anyone eligible for the vaccine can receive it without making an appointment.

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A list of locations and times can be found below, as well as which vaccine the site is offering.

Pop-up clinics

Pop-up clinics in the area are offering first, second and booster doses to anyone aged 16 and over.

The Church of the Ascension

35 Creighton Avenue, NE3 4UN.

Opening times from 9am to 5pm on Tuesday, 4 January and Wednesday, 5 January.

Offering first, second and booster doses of Pfizer and Astrazenica vaccines to anyone aged 16 and up.

Outer West Customer Service Centre

West Denton, NE5 2RA.

Opening times from 9am to 5pm on Tuesday, 4 January.

Offering Pfizer vaccines only.

Booster-only sites

Some sites offer those aged 16 and up booster jabs only, and a list of those can be found below.

All sites listed as booster-only are walk-in and appointment. Every site also offers a Moderna booster and all sites are open from 8am to 8pm.

  • Lemington Centre (NE15 8RZ) - Tuesday, 4 January
  • Molineux Street Health Centre, Byker (NE6 1SG) - Wednesday, 5 January – Saturday, 15 January

Grainger Market

No appointment needed for those wanting a first, second or booster dose at Grainger Market.

Open from 10am to 12:45pm and 1:30pm to 5pm, the site also offers vaccinations for 12- and 15-year-olds.

People under the age of 16 are advised to attend the site with an adult where possible, but will not be refused a vaccine.

Community Pharmacies

For those wanting to receive their first, second or booster jab, a number of local pharmacies now offer the jab. A list can be found below, with some taking walk-ins and others on an appointment basis only.

  • Boots Pharmacy, Newcastle City Centre (accepts walk-ins)
  • Superdrug Pharmacy, Newcastle City Centre
  • Quayside Pharmacy (accepts walk-ins)
  • Wellfield Pharmacy at Northumbria University Coach Lane Campus
  • Ponteland Road Pharmacy
  • Shieldfield Pharmacy
  • Health Hut Pharmacy & Clinic, Gosforth (accepts walk-ins)
  • Church of Ascension, Creighton Avenue
  • Douglas Pharmacy, Gosforth
  • Whitworth Chemist, Elswick
  • Brunton Park Pharmacy
  • Asda Pharmacy - Gosforth
  • Farah Chemist, Benwell
  • Meadows Pharmacy, Fawdon
  • Middles Warren Pharmacy, West Denton
  • Fairmans Pharmacy, Benton Road, Benton
  • Fairmans Pharmacy, Trevelyan Drive, NE5 4BP
  • Tesco Pharmacy, Kingston Park