Covid-19 cases are on the rise again within Govanhill and neighbouring local areas- which is very concerning. The Scottish Ambulance Service have set up a number of testing units/rapid lateral flow home test kit collection units within the area and anyone can attend these.
Getting tested, whether or not you have symptoms is an important way of stopping the virus spreading.
You can collect self testing kits at the following locations
- Sandyford South East, Car Park. 205 Calder Street from 10am until 5pm daily.
- Glasgow Central Mosque, Car Park, 1 Mosque Avenue from 10am until 5pm daily.
- Pollokshields (Overflow Car Park), Barrland Street Mon-Sat 10am-5pm
You can book an asymptomatic test (a test if you do not have COVID-19 symptoms) online here https://www.gov.uk/get-coronavirus-test
These take place in the following locations
- Glasgow Central Mosque, Car Park, 1 Mosque Avenue from10am until 5pm daily.
- Pollokshields (Overflow Car Park), Barrland Street Mon-Sat 10am-5pm.
Alternatively you can order Lateral Flow Tests for Home Delivery at https://test-for-coronavirus.service.gov.uk/order-lateral-flow-kits/condition