Please share your thoughts in an anonymous, informal, impartial telephone interview (paid*).

Independent research agency Upshot is conducting research in Thurrock to better understand views around the vaccine. They’re keen to speak with anyone who has not yet taken up their vaccine offer, or is not planning to, particularly if you’re of black or Asian heritage.

To opt-in, please call 01273 500722 or text 07798 603571.

You can also register online at, which gives you the option to share questions and concerns without an interview, via a 2-minute survey.

Your honest views are vital to understanding the concerns and questions people have, with such vast and differing information out there. Please consider taking part.

* All interviewees receive a £20 e-voucher to spend in supermarkets and online stores including Amazon, Argos, B&Q, John Lewis, M&S, Nike, Primark, Sports Direct, Uber Eats and many more.