Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways.
The approach of the government is based on clinical, scientific and medical evidence guided by the Chief Medical Officer, Chris Whitty and Chief Scientific Officer, Sir Patrick Vallance.
As your local MP, I am here to help health services, individuals and businesses in any way I can. The government has put together a series of measures to help, and I will continue to provide updates as these are announced. The latest medical advice can be found at NHS.uk/Coronavirus.
- Bus pass restrictions lifted
- Gloucestershire Community Portal
- Information on exams
- Support for individuals and public services
- Information for businesses
- Support for jobs and income
- Statutory sick pay
NHS information about how coronavirus is spread and how to avoid catching or spreading germs.
Stay at home guidance for people with confirmed or possible coronavirus (COVID-19) infection.
Guidance on social distancing for everyone in the UK and protecting older people and vulnerable people.
Guidance for British people travelling and living overseas during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.