From 2nd September 2019 the eligibility of the vaccine to prevent shingles is changing.
The shingles vaccination will be offered routinely to people aged 70 or 78 on 2nd September 2019.
In addition, anyone who was previously eligible (born on or after 2nd September 1942) but missed out remains eligible until their 80th Birthday.
For more information about the shingles vaccination, please visit www.nhs.uk or speak to someone in your surgery.
Please see the Shingles eligibility checker.