Essex House Surgery

Station Road, Barnes , London, SW13 0LW

Current time is 15:41 - We're open


Telephone: 020 8876 1033

Polio boosters for children

All children aged 1 to 9 years in London are being offered a polio vaccination. For some children this may be an extra dose of polio vaccine, on top of their routine vaccinations. In other children it may just bring them up to date.

Children aged 1-4
This age group will be vaccinated at Essex House. We will be in contact inviting you to book once clinics have been scheduled.

If your child is aged 2 or 3, we can give the nasal flu vaccine at the same time.

By appointment only

Tuesday 20th September 08:00-11:00 Polio +/- nasal flu*
09:00-11:00 Nasal flu only*
Wednesday 21st September 14.00-16.30 Polio +/- nasal flu*
Wednesday 28th September 14.00-16.00 Polio +/- nasal flu*
Tuesday 4th October 08:00-10:00 Polio +/- nasal flu*
15:00-16:30 Polio +/- nasal flu*
Wednesday 5th October 14.00-15.30 Nasal flu only*
Thursday 6th October 14.00-15.30 Nasal flu only*
Tuesday 11th October 08:00-10:30 Polio +/- nasal flu*
Friday 14th October 14:30-16:30  Polio +/- nasal flu*
Wednesday 26th October 14:00-16:30  Polio +/- nasal flu*


Monday 31st October 14:30-16:30 Polio +/- nasal flu*
Tuesday 1st November 08:00-10:30  

Polio +/- nasal flu*

Thursday 3rd November 15:30-17:30  Polio +/- nasal flu*



If your child is also eligible for the nasal flu vaccine then you will also be offered this.

You may also be offered the to have the 2nd MMR early, or any other overdue vaccinations at the same appointment, after discussion with the Nurse.

*Nasal flu is for children that 2 & 3 year old as of 1st September 2022.


Children aged 5-9 years
This age  group will vaccinated at mass vaccination sites. Unfortunately we do not have the capacity to vaccinate this group at Essex House.

Please book the mass vaccination site by visiting the booking page to book your appointment.


More information can be found here