James Norton: I’m so happy to have received Covid-19 jab

Sherna Noah, PA Senior Entertainment Correspondent

TV star James Norton has said he is “happy and relieved” to have received his Covid-19 jab.

The Grantchester and Trial Of Christine Keeler actor has type one diabetes.

The 35-year-old posted a photo of himself wearing a mask and being vaccinated.

“As someone living with type one diabetes I’m happy and relieved to have had my Covid-19 vaccination earlier today (my tipple was AstraZeneca and I’m feeling great),” he wrote on Instagram.

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“When you’re offered it, I’d encourage you to do the same, not just for your sake, but more importantly for everyone else’s.”

TV presenter Lorraine Kelly, 61, posted a video of her trip to get her jab.

She wore a shoulderless top for the occasion, quipping it was a “special vaccine jumper”.

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“Hurrah! I’ve had my first vaccine. Thank you to all volunteers and NHS staff at Marlow centre. Feel very lucky,” she wrote on Instagram.

“Easy-peasy and no side effects. Thanks also to armed forces all over the country – we will get there.”

Sir David Attenborough, Sir Ian McKellen, Dolly Parton, Prue Leith, Michael Eavis and Arnold Schwarzenegger are among the other celebrities who have been vaccinated.