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Who will be eligible for a Covid-19 booster vaccine this winter - and how to get one

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The Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) recommended the rollout for the more vulnerable to maximise protection against the virus ahead of an "unpredictable winter".

Professor Wei Shen Lim, chairman of Covid-19 immunisation for the JCVI, said: “The UK’s Covid-19 vaccination programme has been hugely successful in protecting people against hospitalisation and death, and the main aim of the booster programme is to prolong that protection and reduce serious disease as we head towards the colder months." READ MORE: Six key announcements from the government's

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