Emergency closures and information
Last updated 10.22am Saturday 4 April
What you need to do
Stay at home
- Only go outside for food, health reasons or work (but only if you cannot work from home)
- Stay two metres (6ft) away from other people
- Wash your hands as soon as you get home
You can spread the virus even if you don’t have symptoms. There’s full guidance on staying at home and away from others, including the only reasons why you should leave your home, on the government website:
In this section you’ll find the latest information about how our services and venues are being affected by coronavirus.
Check the latest information about primary, secondary, special and independent schools, including guidance for if you’re classed as a key worker or if a pupil is considered a vulnerable child, and links to school websites.
Children’s centres and nurseries
Information about our children’s centres and council-run nurseries. For privately run nurseries, you’ll need to contact them directly.
Information about our libraries, including the mobile library.
Council buildings and leisure facilities
Information about arrangements and closures at council buildings and leisure facilities.
Travel and Roads
Find out about what we’re doing to keep main roads moving.
Find out about arrangements for birth, deaths and marriages.
Find out about any changes to the services provided by our housing teams.
Recycling and waste collections
Information about recycling and waste collections, and our household recycling centres.
Care Connect services
Find out what to do if you or someone you know receives home care services.