FREE RAPID TESTING NOW AVAILABLE FOR PARENTS AND CHILDCARE BUBBLES
The Government has announced that all households with children of school age are entitled to 2 rapid Covid-19 tests per person, per week, for those who wish to test.
These tests can be done at home and they are VOLUNTARY.
You can collect 2 packs of home test kits per person at a local collection point, each pack contains 7 tests.
The closest local collection points are Marple and Hyde (they cannot be collected from school).
MARPLE - Chadwick Street Car Park, Chadwick Street, Marple SK6 6BD (Monday - Sunday, 1pm - 7pm, no appointment necessary)
HYDE - Beeley Street Car Park, Hyde SK14 2TB (Monday - Sunday, 1pm - 7pm, no appointment necessary)
If you aren't able to get to a site or can't get anyone to take you, you can order them online to be delivered here:
PLEASE NOTE - Primary School children ARE NOT being asked to test, this is for the adults in the household, childcare bubble and/or support bubble who want to take part.
Further information can be found on the Government website -