Government and NHS advice

Keep up to date with government and NHS advice.

Stay alert, control the virus, save lives

The government’s latest guidance urges everyone to stay alert, control the virus and to help save lives by:

  • staying at home as much as possible
  • working from home if you can 
  • limiting contact with other people 
  • keeping your distance if you go out (2 metres apart where possible) 
  • washing your hands regularly 
  • not leaving home if you or anyone in your household has symptoms

Check the NHS website for what to do if you have COVID-19 symptoms.

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