• NHS Information

    Information on the coronavirus is available on the NHS website.

    Visit NHS
  • Public Health England

    The blog 'Coronavirus (COVID-19) - what you need to know' is being regularly updated.

    Visit PHE
  • Guidance on self-isolating

    If you have symptoms (a high temperature, a new, continuous cough, loss or change to your sense of smell or taste), stay at home for 10 days. If you live with other people, they should stay at home for 14 days from the day the first person got symptoms.

    Visit Self-Isolating Guidance
  • Stay alert and safe (social distancing)

    The most important thing we can all do in fighting coronavirus is to stay alert. We must control the spread of the virus, in order to protect the NHS and save lives.

    Visit Stay Alert Guidance
  • Guidance on shielding

    Information for shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19.

    Visit Shielding Guidance
  • Test and Trace

    An overview of the NHS test and trace service, including what happens if you test positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) or have had close contact with someone who has tested positive.

    Visit Test and Trace
  • Guidance for non-clinical settings

    Guidance for educational settings, transport, employers and businesses; and residential and community settings is available on the GOV.UK website.

    Visit gov.uk
  • Support After Shielding

    A guide to the support available for residents who have been shielding during the pandemic.

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Washing your hands

Washing your hands is one of the most effective ways to protect yourself from viral type illnesses such as coronavirus (COVID-19).