Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus remains a serious health risk. It’s important to stay cautious and help protect yourself and others. From Tuesday 30 November temporary measures have been put in place to respond to the Omicron variant to slow its arrival and spread. these are: 

  • It is compulsory to wear a face covering on public transport and in shops. 
  • All arrivals into the country will need to take a day two PCR tests and self-isolate until they receive a negative result. 
  • All contacts of suspected Omicron cases must self-isolate for 10 days, regardless of their vaccination status. You will be contacted by NHS test and trace. 

It’s important to stay cautious and help protect yourself and others.

In England:

  • Meet up outside or if you’re indoors open windows or doors if you have visitors.
  • If you think you might have Covid-19 symptoms, take a PCR test and stay home.  
  • Check-in with the NHS Covid-19 app when you’re out.
  • Wash your hands regularly and for at least 20 seconds with soap.
  • If you haven't already, get vaccinated
  • Try to stay at home if you are feeling unwell

Find out how to stay safe and help prevent the spread

NHS Covid-19 app 

Protect your loved ones by downloading the new NHS Covid-19 app. It's available from Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. Visit the NHS website for more information about the app. 

Keep up to date with the latest guidance from the Government and Public Health England.

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