OVER 60% of 80-year-olds in the health sector that covers Thurrock have received their first Covid-19 vaccination.
The exact figure for the Mid and South Essex area is 60.5%. 14% have had their second jab.
As you can see from the table below, there are many other regions that have a a better return.
At the month residents have an option (realistically) of Stevenage and Wickford.
Over 70s in Thurrock and the clinically vulnerable have also been receiving invitations to be vaccinated.
There are hopes that details of a mass vaccination centre for Thurrock will be announced soon.