COVID-19: guidance for food businesses

Published 25 March 2020 Last updated 10 September 2020 + show all updates 10 September 2020Updated easy-to-translate version to reflect the extension of self-isolation to 10 days. 3 September 2020Revised language in relation to self-isolation. 22 July 2020Updated guidance, added easy-to-translate guide and link to posters. 26 June 2020Updated guidance to include new section on prevention of infection and revised section on management of outbreaks including contact details for health protection teams. 18 May 2020Updated information on symptoms. 15 May 2020Added clarification on guidance and legislation. 25 April 2020Updated the guidance under the 'Takeaways and restaurants offering a pick-up service' heading. 25 March 2020First published. Source link

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Statement to Parliament: Update on new social distancing rules

With permission, Id like to make a further statement on coronavirus.Weve done much as a nation to get this virus under control.And so we have been able to restore so much.Just one example: figures today show that radiotherapy services in England have now returned to pre-pandemic levels.And this is good news and will save lives.But as I said to the House on Tuesday, we are seeing some concerning trends, including an increase in the number of positive cases, especially but not only among younger people.As the Chief Medical Officer said yesterday, we must learn from the recent experience of countries like Belgium who successfully put in place measures…

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Guidance: Coronavirus (COVID-19): testing guidance for employers

Some employers and third party healthcare providers may want to introduce their own internal testing programmes outside of the NHS Test and Trace service. This guidance will help them ensure that their testing programmes are as reliable and effective as possible. It covers:legislation, regulations and best practice virus and antibody testing how to interpret test results next steps after a positive or negative testImportant: The NHS Test and Trace service is for those who display symptoms of COVID-19 or who have been advised to take a test by a medical practitioner or public service. Employer and third-party healthcare providers wishing to provide a test to staff must not…

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Environmental monitoring following the Grenfell Tower fire

10 September 2020Added weekly data update. 4 September 2020Weekly update added. 27 August 2020Added weekly data update. 20 August 2020Added weekly data update. 13 August 2020Added weekly data update. 6 August 2020Added weekly data update. 30 July 2020Added weekly data update. 23 July 2020Added weekly data update. 16 July 2020Added weekly data update. 9 July 2020Added weekly data update. 2 July 2020Added weekly data update. 25 June 2020Added weekly data update. 18 June 2020Added weekly data update. 11 June 2020Added weekly data update. 5 June 2020Added weekly data update. 28 May 2020Added weekly data update. 22 May 2020Added weekly data update. 14 May 2020Added weekly data update. 7…

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Detailed guide: North of England: local restrictions

An outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) has been identified in parts of Greater Manchester, East Lancashire, Preston, and West Yorkshire. The government and relevant local authorities are acting together to control the spread of the virus.If you live in these parts of Greater Manchester, East Lancashire, Preston and West Yorkshire, you should follow these rules when meeting people who you do not live with. There is separate guidance to cover Blackburn with Darwen, Oldham and Pendle, Bolton (where additional restrictions apply to some parts) and Leicester.The local business and venue closures no longer apply to the affected areas.Affected local areasGreater Manchester: Lancashire: West Yorkshire: Bradford in the following wards:…

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Syndromic surveillance: weekly summaries for 2020

Published 9 January 2020 Last updated 10 September 2020 + show all updates 10 September 2020Added summary for week 36, 2020. 3 September 2020Added summary for week 35, 2020. 27 August 2020Added summary for week 34, 2020. 20 August 2020Added summary for week 33, 2020. 13 August 2020Added summary for week 32, 2020. 6 August 2020Added summary for week 31, 2020. 30 July 2020Added summary for week 30, 2020. 23 July 2020Added summary for week 29, 2020. 16 July 2020Added summary for week 28, 2020. 9 July 2020Added summary for week 27, 2020. 2 July 2020Added summary for week 26, 2020. 25 June 2020Added summary for week 25, 2020.…

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GP out-of-hours syndromic surveillance: weekly bulletins for 2020

Published 9 January 2020 Last updated 10 September 2020 + show all updates 10 September 2020Added bulletin for week 36, 2020. 3 September 2020Added bulletin for week 35, 2020. 27 August 2020Added bulletin for week 34, 2020. 20 August 2020Added bulletin for week 33, 2020. 13 August 2020Added bulletin for week 32, 2020. 6 August 2020Added bulletin for week 31, 2020. 30 July 2020Added bulletin for week 30, 2020. 23 July 2020Added bulletin for week 29, 2020. 16 July 2020Added bulletin for week 28, 2020. 9 July 2020Added bulletin for week 27, 2020 2 July 2020Added bulletin for week 26, 2020. 25 June 2020Added bulletin for week 25, 2020.…

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GP in hours: weekly bulletins for 2020

Published 9 January 2020 Last updated 10 September 2020 + show all updates 10 September 2020Added bulletin and data for week 36, 2020. 3 September 2020Added bulletin and data for week 35, 2020. 27 August 2020Added bulletin and data for week 34, 2020. 20 August 2020Added bulletin and data for week 33, 2020. 13 August 2020Added bulletin and data for week 32, 2020. 6 August 2020Added bulletin and data for week 31, 2020. 30 July 2020Added bulletin and data for week 30, 2020. 23 July 2020Added bulletin and data for week 29, 2020. 16 July 2020Added bulletin for week 28, 2020. Data not added due to technical issues. 9…

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Remote health advice: weekly bulletins for 2020

Published 9 January 2020 Last updated 10 September 2020 + show all updates 10 September 2020Added bulletin for week 36, 2020. 3 September 2020Added bulletin for week 35, 2020. 27 August 2020Added bulletin for week 34, 2020. 20 August 2020Added bulletin for week 33, 2020. 13 August 2020Added bulletin for week 32, 2020. 6 August 2020Added bulletin for week 31, 2020. 30 July 2020Added bulletin for week 30, 2020. 23 July 2020Added bulletin for week 29, 2020. 16 July 2020Added bulletin for week 28, 2020. 9 July 2020Added bulletin for week 27, 2020. 2 July 2020Added bulletin for week 26, 2020. 25 June 2020Added bulletin for week 25, 2020.…

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