Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We are monitoring government advice daily so that our services are prepared, and our staff and the public have the very latest information and support.

Latest updates, information and advice


Test and Trace Support Payment

The Government has announced measures to support people from 28 September who have a loss in income due to being asked by NHS Test and Trace to self-isolate.

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Download the NHS COVID-19 app

Download the app to help us all support the NHS and protect those around you – friends, family, colleagues and local communities. Protect your loved ones, get the app.

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Government issues updated advice as the rule of six comes into effect

The new legal limit on social gatherings is now in force across England with groups of more than six people banned from meeting under new COVID rules.

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Businesses urged to prepare for NHS COVID-19 app

The NHS COVID-19 app currently being trialled will launch on Thursday 24 September in England and Wales.

UPDATED: 14 September 2020

Collection of track and trace details to become mandatory in England

New government track and trace rules are to make it compulsory for certain businesses in England to take customers’ details.

UPDATED: 10 September 2020

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