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  • 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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  • Reporting Positive COVID-19 Results

    The public is advised that during the period in which community spread of COVID-19 is expected on-Island, the Health Services Directorate are required to track and analyse the rate of infection.  Tracking the rate of infection would assist in the reporting of when the infection rate on-Island has reached its peak and when it could […]

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  • COVID-19 within the community

    The Health Services Directorate would like to advise that a case of COVID-19 has been identified within the community during the past 24 hours. A person tested positive after developing symptoms and booking a test via the COVID helpline.  The individual is experiencing mild symptoms and has been advised by Health staff to isolate at […]

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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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  • Duwaine Yon Graduates With Bachelor’s Degree In Computer Networks

    Duwaine Yon of Half Tree Hollow graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Networks with First-Class Honours from the University of Portsmouth on Wednesday, 13 July 2022, following three years of study. Duwaine explained: “Over the last three years I covered many modules, a few were Scientific Principles of Computing and System Administration in my […]

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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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