The Island’s COVID-19 testing centre is increasing its opening hours as the number of cases rises on the Isle of Wight, despite the effect it is having on people decreasing.
The test centre at Newclose County Cricket Ground, Blackwater Road on the outskirts of Newport is now open Sundays so that testing is available 7 days a week for Islanders.
People can book a test by phone on 119, online at https://www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test or via the NHS COVID-19 app.
The Newclose test centre is open from 08:30 until 14:00, Monday to Sunday. Residents are asked not to attend the centre without an appointment.
For more local information on COVID-19, visit www.keeptheislandsafe.org.