Mobile coronavirus testing units have been scheduled to be at locations across Sefton through September .

If you have the COVID-19 symptoms of a high temperature, persistent cough or loss of taste or smell – however mild – you should get a test.

Tests at mobile centres are available for anyone but they need to have made an appointment first at or by calling 119.

Mobile Testing Unit dates and locations for the remainder September are:

Wed 16 – Litherland
Thur 17 – Reserve (No scheduled MTU in Sefton)*
Fri 18 – Reserve (No scheduled MTU in Sefton)*
Sat 19 – Reserve (No scheduled MTU in Sefton)*
Sun 20 – Southport
Mon 21 – Litherland
Tue 22 – Crosby
Wed 23 – Crosby
Thur 24 – Reserve (No scheduled MTU in Sefton)*
Fri 25 – Reserve (No scheduled MTU in Sefton)*
Sat 26 – Southport
Sun 27 – Southport
Mon 28 – Crosby
Tue 29 – Crosby
Wed 30 – Crosby

*One of the Mobile Testing Unit teams is a reserve team, and may deployed to other Merseyside locations on these days.

Walk-through test centres, opposite Bootle Town Hall and at Southport Town Hall, are open from 8am to 8pm. You need an appointment from or by calling 119 or the Council’s Contact Centre on 0345 140 0845.

The September dates for Mobile Testing Units , which are supported by Sefton Council, NHS Southport and Formby CCG and NHS South Sefton CCG, follows on from a timetable that saw units deployed across Sefton Borough nearly every day in July and August.