Lockdown #2

With Lockdown number 2 starting tomorrow (Thursday 5th November), here what you need to know.

People must not visit other households or meet people they do not live with.

Pubs, restaurants and non-essential shops are closed. Leisure businesses, community centres, libraries and recycling centres are also shut.

Places of worship are closed for normal services, except for funerals and weddings.

Lockdown 2 will run from Thursday 5th November to Wednesday 2nd December.

Here is a list of all the shops which will be staying open during lockdown:

Asda
Tesco
B&M
Morrisons
B&Q
Sainsbury's
Icel
Home Bargains
The Range
M&S Food Hall
Wilko
The Post Office
Co-Op
Aldi
Waitrose
Farmfoods
Superdrug
Wickes
Heron Foods
Screwfix
Lidl
Poundland
Boots
Superdrug
Pets at Home
Halfords
Petrol Stations
Pharmacies
Garden Centres
Convenience Stores
Homebase

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COVID-19 symptoms include:

  • A high temperature
  • A new, continuous cough
  • A loss or change to your sense of smell or taste

If you have COVID-19 symptoms:

  • Do not go to work. Either work from home or report sick, self-isolate and get a test
  • Stay at home, self-isolate and get a test
  • Even if you only have mild COVID-19 symptoms, get a test
  • If you are contacted by the NHS test and trace service and asked to self-isolate, stay at home for 14 days.

To get a test, either:

  • Book online at nhs.uk/cornonavirus
  • Call 119
  • Home testing kits can also be ordered, subject to availability.