Help us fight coronavirus in Richmond upon Thames and avoid a local lockdown or further restrictions
The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are recent onset of:
For most people, coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild illness, but however mild your symptoms, you should stay at home.
Visit the NHS coronavirus webpage for the latest advice and guidance.
The Government regularly updates national guidance to prevent the spread of coronavirus. However, residents are reminded:
Download the NHS Covid-19 App
From Thursday 24 September 2020, the NHS will be launching a new COVID-19 App.
These documents provide more detailed advice on the new government guidance:
In addition to UK measures there is guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable from COVID-19. The guidance is for people, including children, who are at very high risk of severe illness from COVID-19 because of a serious underlying health condition.
More information on coronavirus testing and Local Outbreak Plan.
You can find the latest information on the situation in the UK on the GOV.UK website.
For information on symptoms, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you think you might have coronavirus, visit the NHS coronavirus webpage.
Updated: 23 September 2020