COVID-19 SURGE TESTING

VARIANT OF CONCERN 

BLACKBURN WITH DARWEN COVID-19 SURGE TESTING 

 

Thank you for supporting our School and helping us keep everyone as safe as possible and stopping the spread of Covid-19.

Due to the current spike in transmission cases in the area and as part of our potential bubble closures response, we are now requesting that the whole household of children isolating as a close contact take a PCR tests. 

 

In the event of your child’s bubble closure all PCR tests will need to be returned to one of the following community return sites or the temporary collection point at school (next working day only).  

 

PLEASE DO NOT PUT THEM IN THE ROYAL MAIL

  • Revidge Fold United Reform Church, Shear Brow, BB1 8DS
  • Corporation Park,  Main Entrance, BB2 6AH
  • Bangor Street Community Centre, Norwich St, BB1 6NZ                   (closes 13.6.21)
  • West Park Lodge, Corporation Park Road, BB2 6DE
  • Witton Park Arena
  • The Works Over Darwen, Darwen BB3 2RG
  • Shadsworth Children’s Centre (opens 14.6.21)

 

Community Hubs are open Monday to Friday 8am-6.30pm, Saturday & Sunday 10am-4pm

It is also important that you register each PCR test using the online portal or by calling 119

There is a helpful picture below to show you how to register the tests

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VARIANT OF CONCERN & SURGE TESTING EXPLAINED

CONSENT LETTER FOR SURGE TESTING (To be completed when requested by school)