A large number of people are reporting that they have been sent an email similar to the following, offering them the chance to book their COVID-19 vaccine. The difficulty that many will face with this email is that it appears, without looking in detail, to have come from a valid source, with ‘nhs.gov.uk’ quoted. It is a scam that is widely being reported on Twitter as originating from Japan.

Please notify any vulnerable members of your family regarding this scam.