Government guidance and advice
Let’s keep life moving
Coronavirus remains a serious health risk. You should stay cautious to help protect yourself and others.
- Fresh air – Meet outside, or open windows and doors for indoor visitors
- Testing – If you think you have symptoms stay at home and take a PCR test
- Face coverings – Wear face coverings in crowded places and on public transport
- App – Check in to venues when you go out
- Handwashing – Wash your hands with soap regularly, and for at least 20 seconds
- Get vaccinated if you’re 18 or over
- Guidance and support
- The rules and roadmap
- Testing and self-isolating
- International travel
- Self-employment and businesses
- Work and support
- Schools, universities, education and childcare
The free NHS COVID-19 app is a vital part of the NHS Test and Trace service.
Shielding advice was paused on 1 April 2021. If you require additional care and support to help you stay safe and well, click on link above.
Updates on how coronavirus is affecting services, and information, advice and guidance for residents.
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