THEY were the last age group to be offered Covid vaccinations, and uptake has been notably sluggish. Just 18 per cent of boys and girls aged five to 11 in Scotland have received a first dose of Covid vaccine since the rollout was extended to all primary school-aged children in early April, having previously been limited to higher risk youngsters only.https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/20135465.covid-scotland-under-12s-vaccinated/
The Herald’s Helen McCardle is on a roll of shoddy churnalism today with the above scare story.
In England, only 7.1% of 5-11 year-olds were ‘jabbed’ even once, yet there are no media reports of fear, ambivalence or infection. Why might that be?