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New Temporary Testing Unit Opens in Penyrheol


Aneurin Bevan University Health Board are opening a temporary testing unit in Penyrheol on Wednesday 14th October.


This new mobile unit will provide an afternoon 'walk-up’ testing service to Caerphilly residents, by appointment only.


If you have symptoms of Covid-19 - a new continuous cough, high temperature or loss of taste and/or smell – or if you’ve been feeling unwell for no apparent reason, please call 0300 30 31 222 between 8am - 6pm to book a test.


The mobile testing unit will be based at the Penyrheol Park, Penyrheol.  It will be open from 2pm on Wednesday 14th October until Monday 19th October.


The mobile 'walk-up' testing unit at Caerphilly Leisure Centre (CF83 3SW) will remain open 9am – 12.30pm


Caerphilly Leisure Centre Temporary Covid-19 Testing Facility

Caerphilly Leisure Centre (CF83 3SW)

9am – 12.30pm

Wednesday 14th October 2020 – Monday 19th October 2020,


Penyrheol Temporary Covid-19 Testing Facility

Penyrheol Park, (Penyrheol) 2pm  -5.30pm

Wednesday 14th October 2020 – Monday 19th October 2020,


Appointment only. Call 0300 30 31 222 between 8am - 6pm.

• The test is done in 5 minutes

Only for residents of Caerphilly. Bring ID and proof of address.

• Please wear a face covering on the way to and from your test

• Please do not use public transport

• Do not visit any shops or other places on the way to or from your test

• Please remember, if you have symptoms of Covid-19, you and your whole household must self-isolate at home until you receive your test results.


For people who live outside the Caerphilly area, there are other testing facilities available in Gwent.


Call 0300 30 31 222 between 8am - 6pm to book.


You can also have a test posted to your home.


Apply online at or phone 119.