COVID-19 advice

  • Continue with your antibiotics
  • Ensure you are up-to-date with your vaccines (Annual Influenza and 5 yearly Pneumonia booster)
  • If you develop any chest symptoms please double your antibiotic dose and contact your GP – DO NOT attend the surgery, walk-in-centre or A&E

Anyone requiring an outpatient appointment in the coming months will be put onto a telephone follow up and contacted at home unless informed otherwise.

Coronavirus Information page

We have postponed the peritoneal tumour patient support day which was due to be held on 29 April 2020 due to COVID-19. We will now hold this on 30 September 2020.

We have also cancelled the bi-monthly bowel cancer support group until further notice.

Last updated: March 2020

Christie stories during the COVID-19 pandemic

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we're doing all we can to make sure patients get the treatment, information and support they need. Read some stories from our patients and staff to find out what The Christie is doing at this difficult time.

View All
Corinne Faivre Finn
“We have seen a lot of our research staff return to the office. This has massively improved morale as it is a lot easier to connect with people.”
Corinne Faivre-Finn, Christie consultant
Read More
Read More
profile placeholder image
“The experience has allowed me to be able to hear what is not being said. The extraordinary strength and resilience of individuals as they greet you with a smile… when you are aware of the pain and anguish they will be going through.”
Digital services team, redeployed to telephone patients
Read More
Read More
“Of course, the COVID-19 virus has not gone away – we have to be cautious and we have to proceed in an appropriate way.”
Professor John Radford, director of research at The Christie
Read More
Read More