The advice and guidance in response to COVID-19 continues to evolve as we learn more about the virus and continue our recovery. As ever my team and I are here to help in any way we can, however, please remember that we are not able to offer medical advice. 

If you have any concerns about your own health or symptoms, you should call 111.

Below are some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) which may also assist.


What are the symptoms of COVID-19?

The following symptoms may develop in the 14 days after exposure to someone who has COVID-19 infection:

  • cough
  • difficulty in breathing
  • fever

Generally, these infections can cause more severe symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people, and those with long-term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease.

The best source of information is the NHS website:

I have concerns about my health or symptoms, what should I do?

If you have any concerns about your own health or symptoms you should call 111 and seek further advice. You can also access a test by using the NHS website:


What support is available for businesses?

The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support public services, people a nd businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19 and our recovery. You can explore the support is available for your business by using the Coronavirus Support Finder tool which is available at:


Where can I get more information and guidance?