Pharmacist says get vaccinated regardless of brother’s demise


A pharmacist whose brother died after having the AstraZeneca vaccine has advised the BBC she nonetheless feels strongly that folks ought to proceed have their jabs.

Alison Astles’ brother Neil, 59, died of a blood clot on the mind on Sunday, after having the vaccination on 17 March.

She mentioned he was “extraordinarily unlucky” and that “more lives will be saved by people having the vaccine than not.”