On 4 January, the Prime Minister announced a national lockdown in England.
Please read the details on the Government's website.
Every action counts in the fight against coronavirus
Letting fresh air into enclosed spaces regularly throughout the day will help to reduce the spread of the virus. Watch the video to find out more.
Latest government advice
There are three simple actions we must all do to keep on protecting each other:
- Wash hands - keep washing your hands regularly
- Cover face - wear a face covering in enclosed spaces
- Make space - stay at least 2 metres apart - or 1 metre with a face covering or other precautions
More coronavirus information on GOV.UK
Latest NHS advice
If you have coronavirus symptoms:
- a high temperature
- a new, continuous cough
- a loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste
Get a test and stay at home
- From 24 July, face coverings are mandatory in shops and supermarkets.
- From 15 June, face coverings are required while using public transport in England.
- From 24 September: details on the additional use of face coverings in indoor settings
For more information, please visit the Government's website.
Hand washing Continue to wash your hands more often than usual, especially when you get home or into work, blow your nose, sneeze or cough, eat or handle food.
Don’t touch your face unless you’ve washed your hands.