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Rapid lateral flow tests: site locations and opening times


Difficulties with the supply of lateral flow device test kits to our mobile test units means that we now have to prioritise the stock we have towards health, care and other key public sector services.

Our pop-up test units will continue to provide on-site lateral flow device tests, without the need for appointments, at locations across the county.

However, for the time being, we will unfortunately no longer be able to hand out home test kits from our vans to members of the public.

If you represent a voluntary or community organisation that is providing essential support to local people and rely on our pop-up service to access Lateral Flow Devices, please speak to a member of staff at one of our pop-up sites who will seek to help you.

Current timetable and locations (January 2022)

Locations can also be viewed on the NHS map but please check opening times carefully.

We have been working with the NHS to offer coronavirus vaccinations on some of our schedules.

In the meantime, we can confirm the following routes, which will be for community testing only.

Access to home test kits can be obtained from your local pharmacy or via the online home delivery service: Order coronavirus (COVID-19) rapid lateral flow tests – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Monday

Please note there will not be a service in Hartland, Bideford or Honiton on Monday 31st January 2022.

  • Hartland 9am – 11:00am British Legion Car Park, West Street, EX39 6BQ
  • Tavistock 9am – 12:30pm Bedford Square, PL19 0AQ
  • Ivybridge 1:30pm – 5pm Leonards Road Car Park, PL21 0R
  • Honiton 9am – 1pm Honiton War Memorial, High Street, EX14 1PE
  • Bideford 1:30pm – 5pm The Quay, EX39 2EY
  • Kingsbridge 9am – 12:30pm, Town Square, TQ7 1HZ

Tuesday

Please note there will not be a service in Okehampton on Tuesday 1st February 2022.

  • Axminster 9am – 1pm Tesco, Shand Park, West Street, EX13 5NG
  • Okehampton 9am – 12:30pm Waitrose car park, EX20 1WL
  • Tiverton 1.30pm – 5pm Tesco, Blundells Way, EX16 4DB
  • Bovey Tracey 9am – 12:30pm, CO-OP Car Park, TQ13 9AF

Wednesday

Please note there will not be a service in Ashburton on Wednesday 2nd February 2022.

  • Sidmouth 9am – 1pm Old Fort, Belmont, Esplanade, EX10 8NS
  • Holsworthy 9am – 12:30pm Medical Centre, Dobles Lane, EX22 6GH
  • Barnstaple 9am – 5pm Pannier Market, Butchers Row, EX31 1BW
  • Ashburton 9am – 12.00pm Kingsbridge Lane Car Park, TQ13 7DX

Thursday

Please note there will not be a service in Great Torrington on Thursday 27th January 2022.

  • Great Torrington 9am – 11:00am Pannier Market, South Street, EX38 8HE
  • Ivybridge 9am – 5pm Leonard’s Road Car Park, PL21 0RU
  • Dawlish 9am – 12:30pm, The Lawns, Law Hill, EX7 9PW

Friday

Please note there will not be a service in Tiverton, South Molton, Cullompton or Newton Abbot on Friday 28th January 2022.

Please note there will not be a service in Newton Abbot or Okehampton on Friday 4th February 2022.

  • Tiverton 9am – 11:00am Tesco, Blundells Way, EX16 4DB
  • South Molton 1:30pm – 5pm Pannier Market, Broad Street, EX36 3AB
  • Cullompton 9am – 1pm Tesco, Station Road, EX15 1BQ
  • Okehampton 9am – 12:30pm Waitrose, School Way, Cross EX20 1WL
  • Newton Abbot 9am – 12:30pm Outside Austins, 6 Courtenay Street, TQ12 2DU

Saturday

Please note there will not be a service in Ilfracombe on Saturday 29th January 2022.

  • Exmouth 9am – 1pm Foxholes Car Park, Foxholes Hill, EX8 2DG
  • Mortonhampstead 9am – 12:30pm Court Street car park, TQ13 8LG
  • Ilfracombe 1:30pm – 5pm Tesco, Old Barnstaple Road, EX34 8PF

Sunday

Please note there will not be a service in Braunton, Ilfracombe or Holsworthy on Sunday 30th January 2022.

Please note there will not be a service in Holsworthy on Sunday 6th February 2022.

  • Braunton 9am -12:30m Caen Street Car Park, EX33 1AA
  • Barnstaple 1:30pm – 5pm Tesco Rose Lane, EX32 8PG
  • Seaton 9am – 1pm Tesco, Harbour Road, EX12 2PB
  • Holsworthy 9am – 12:30pm, Waitrose, Station Road, EX22 6AZ

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