LATEST: Festive opening hours for test sites across Nottinghamshire


During the Christmas and New Years period, the opening hours of Covid-19 test sites may be changed.

PCR test site opening hours – for people with symptoms of Covid-19

The drive-thru test site at the Nottinghamshire County Council car park in West Bridgford will be open from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on December 25-26 and January 1. All other dates will work normally.

The Duke Street PCR sites in Nottingham; Forest Park & ​​Ride in Nottingham; Clifton UTN Campus; University of Nottingham Jubilee Campus Car Park; South Glade Recreation Center; University of Nottingham Park; Central avenue parking at Worksop; Albion Street in Beeston; Highways Depot, Great North Road in Newark (parking is available at Castle House and Riverside Car Park) and Grove Street in Mansfield, will operate as follows:

  • December 25 and 26: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • January 1: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Every other day: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Book online on www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test or call 119

Community test sites for lateral flow testing

These screening sites, for people without symptoms, will close at 2 p.m. on Friday, December 24. They will be closed from December 25 to 28, 2021 and from January 1 to 4, 2022. Some sites will be open from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. between Christmas and New Year, as below:

  • Kirkby-in Ashfield, Market Square. Friday December 31
  • Place du Vieux Marché Worksop. wednesday 29 december
  • Stapleford Walter Parker VC Memorial Square. Thursday, December 30
  • Sutton in Ashfield, Portland Square. Thursday, December 30
  • Ollerton, Forest Road parking lot. Thursday, December 30
  • Kimberley Newdigate Street Parking Lot. Friday December 31
  • Newark Marketplace. Friday December 31
  • Mansfield Town Football Club, Quarry Lane. 8 am-4pm, Wednesday to Friday
  • Retford Town Hall, The Square, Retford. 8 am-4pm, Wednesday to Friday

Opening hours of Covid-19 vaccination centers

Drop-in sites are open from 9:30 am to 4:30 pm, seven days a week. They will not be open on December 25 and 26 and will reopen on December 27. For a list of the opening hours of the Covid-19 vaccination site over Christmas and New Years, visit NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG website.