As we receive a lot of enquiries about local places offering private tests for Covid-19, we’ve compiled a directory of services.
On-site PCR tests
Boots – results are returned within 48 hours and the cost is £120. You need to register with their website first, which includes entering your passport number, uploading a scan of your passport and providing payment details before being told which branches have appointments. The closest branches to Stroud offering this service are: Gloucester (Eastgate Street), Cheltenham (High Street and North Street), Bath (Southgate Centre) and Bristol (Broadmead and Eastgate Centre):
Cheltenham Travel Clinic, £150:
Screen4, various locations including Cirencester:
Expresstest, various locations around the UK including Bristol, Cardiff and Birmingham:
Midland Health, various locations including Birmingham:
Home-testing PCR kits
Charlton Pharmacy, Cheltenham
Well – (tests are also available at some of their pharmacies in Wales)
Tests before travelling from or returning to the UK
To find out if you need to take a test before leaving the UK for a specific country or when returning the following website may be helpful:
Information is also available on the government website:
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