Public Health England have been issuing advice and updates on the novel coronavirus, COVID-19.
For the most up to date information for the general public, see https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
For the most up to date information on what the government have been advising schools, and the Public Health England poster which we are putting up in all our schools see https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-educational-settings-about-covid-19
Guidance for individuals on what to do if they think that they may have symptoms or have been exposed to the virus can be found here https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19
The Department for Education has launched a new helpline to answer questions about COVID-19 related to education. Staff, parents and young people can contact the helpline as follows:
- phone: 0800 046 8687
- email: DfE.firstname.lastname@example.org
The opening hours are 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday).