Covid-19 Vaccinations – Be Prepared

  Information about the Covid-19 vaccination programme – Healthwatch Northumberland The Department of Health and Social Care advises everyone who is offered the Covid-19 vaccination to take it, as the best way of avoiding potential serious illness from the virus and helping to ease the current situation in the UK. As Covid-19 vaccinations in Northumberland […]

Coronavirus update – New Local Restrictions from 2 December 2020

  The Government has announced that from Wednesday 2 December, the current national restrictions will be replaced with tiered restrictions, where different tiers of restrictions apply in different parts of the country. Northumberland will be in Tier 3: Very High alert. Across all tiers, everyone: must wear a face covering in most indoor public settings, unless they have an exemption should follow the rules on meeting […]

Lockdown in England from 5th November – funerals and related events

  Update on funerals and related events from Thursday 5 November  The Prime Minister announced on Saturday 31 October that further measures will be put in place in England to tackle the spread of coronavirus from Thursday 5 November. The new measures will apply nationally for four weeks up to Wednesday 2 December. During the lockdown […]