Coronavirus – Advice for all Early Years providers, schools and further education providers
The government is closely monitoring the spread of the Coronavirus and is taking action at home and abroad.
On 8th March 2020 Italy extended the lockdown areas in northern Italy and required action for travellers returning to the UK has been updated in the UK national guidance https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-public
Latest information and advice can also be found at:
Advice for parents and carers
You should not be unduly worried about the possibility of your children catching the Coronavirus.
There is no reason why your children should not continue to attend school as normal.
What action you can take
A UK wide campaign has been launched to provide clear advice on how to slow the spread of Coronavirus.
Please help to support the campaign which promotes basic hygiene practices, such as regularly washing hands and always sneezing into a tissue, to stem the spread of viruses.
Please click on the links below for more details:
Full list of additional guidance: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-guidance
NHS information – the first port of call for the public: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/
Latest information and advice: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public
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