06 January 2021
Bo'ness Recreation Centre new COVID-19 testing centre
A temporary mobile COVID-19 testing centre will open in Bo’ness for at least three days starting from Thursday 7 January.
Its deployment is in response to an increased number of positive tests for COVID-19 in the Bo’ness area.
The test centre will be located at Bo’ness Recreation Centre, Gauze Road, Bo’ness EH51 9QB.
Anyone who lives or works in Bo’ness can make an appointment via the GOV.UK website or by calling 0300 303 2713. Residents do not have to be displaying symptoms of COVID-19 to make an appointment (the should select the option ‘My local council or health protection team has asked me to get a test, even though I do not have symptoms’ when booking a test).
Appointments will only be released each evening for the following morning and in the morning for appointments that afternoon.
People are asked not to turn up at the testing centre without booking an appointment in advance. Anyone attending should also wear a face mask or covering and observe the rules on physical distancing by staying at least two metres apart.