Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus.

Stay at home to stop coronavirus spreading

Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.


To protect others, do not go to places like a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Stay at home.

If you have symptoms please use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do. 

Please only call 111 if you cannot get help online, Read more >>


If you need help or advice not related to coronavirus:

  • for health information and advice, use the NHS website or your GP surgery website
  • for urgent medical help, use the NHS 111 online service – only call 111 if you're unable to get help online
  • for life-threatening emergencies, call 999 for an ambulance

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