Public Announcements

  • Operation Of Dispensary Bus

    The Health Services Directorate would like to remind the public that when visiting the district clinics, the Dispensary Bus service is not intended to issue repeat prescriptions directly from the on-board stock.  The Dispensary bus is intended only for the issuing of immediate prescriptions.  Repeat prescriptions can be collected from the bus, however this must […]

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  • Testing for Visitors and Patients- Reminder

    The Health Services Directorate would like to remind members of the public of the following: Persons visiting patients at the General Hospital or attending appointments within the General Hospital grounds are asked to please arrive at the testing clinic approximately 30-45 minutes prior to their appointment/visiting time. This is to ensure that staff have sufficient […]

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  • Police Appeal For Information – Fire At Donny’s Bar

    The Royal Saint Helena Police are carrying out an investigation into a fire at Donny’s Bar which occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning, 14 August 2022. The fire was discovered at around 4am, the Fire Service were called and the fire extinguished. Thanks to the prompt attendance of the Fire Service the extent […]

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  • COVID-19 Vaccination Programme

    The Health Services Directorate would like to inform the public that the next round of COVID-19 vaccination clinics will be arranged in September and October 2022 for those requiring a first primary or first booster dose.  These clinics will be announced in due course.  The current recommendation for COVID-19 vaccines in the UK is as […]

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  • Public Consultation Meetings – Proposed Locations For Bus Shelters

    The Infrastructure Section of the Treasury, Infrastructure & Sustainable Development Portfolio will be holding public consultation meetings on the proposed locations for the Bus Shelters Project that has been approved for funding under the Economic Development Investment Programme (EDIP) – Micro Project Budget 2022/23.    Meetings will start at 7pm as follows: Date Venue Monday, […]

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  • Charities Commission

    The Charities Commission would like to advise all Charities that their End of Financial Yearly (EOFY) accounts are now due. The Charity Ordinance states: The Chair of every registered organisation must, within six months of the end of each financial year, submit to the Registrar the Financial Statement prepared in relation to that year in […]

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  • Road Closures

    The public is advised that the road from Watercourse Road to Prince Andrew School will be closed between 9am and 3pm on Wednesday, 24 August 2022. This closure is to allow the Roads Section to upgrade two under land drains. The Highways Authority has also given approval for the road from the junction at Stitches […]

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  • Requirements for attending appointments at the district clinics  

    The Health Services Directorate would like to inform the public that the District Clinics will operate as COVID Free Zones during days when there are clinics being held, this will commence from Monday, 15 August 2022.  All persons attending the district clinics for appointments or routine treatments are advised to arrive approximately 30-45 minutes prior […]

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  • Lower Jamestown parking bays and road closure

    Approval has been given by the Highways Authority for a road closure from Church Lane to the Judicial Services Offices in lower Jamestown on Saturday, 13 August 2022, from 3.30pm – 5.30pm. Permission has also been given for the parking bays in front of the Public Library and the Judicial Services Offices to be closed […]

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  • Pharmacy’s reduced opening times

    The Health Services Directorate would like to inform the public that with effect from today, Wednesday, 10, August 2022, the Pharmacy will be closed all day on Wednesdays and from 12 noon on Thursdays. The reduced opening hours is to allow Health Services Directorate staff to process large consignments of medical stores arriving via the […]

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