Rachel has welcomed new figures which show 1 in 5 adults in Redditch have now received both does of the COVID Vaccine.

For the first time, NHS figures published yesterday (April 29th) revealed how many people per local area have received both does.

The figures show 14,897 people in Redditch have been fully vaccinated – that’s 20% of all adults in the Borough.

The most successful vaccine rollout in `UK history continues at a pace, including in Redditch, with 61% of all adults in the Borough having received at least one dose of the COVID Vaccine.

In welcoming the figures, Rachel said:

“This is the most successful vaccine rollout in the UK’s history and its ensuring thousands of people in Redditch are given a high degree of protection against COVID-19.

“I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, when it’s your turn to get vaccinated please do get the jab. It’s the right thing to do to protect yourself, your family and your community.”