The problem: We need to get 80 per cent of the population vaccinated. But in a recent poll only 45 per cent of the population say they are certain to get the vaccination (just 35 per cent of those aged 35–44) with 18 per cent saying they definitely or probably would not.

The first two blogs in this series covered some thoughts on designing the programme to maximise take-up, and the communications campaign the NHS needs to run to get mass vaccination.

This blog is about what individuals can do to support and drive vaccine take-up. Here are five pointers.

Antonia Bance

TUC head of campaigns & comms. South-east Londoner.

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