Bedford Borough Covid-19 advice

Info taken from Bedford Borough Council website.
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With virus levels remaining high in Bedford Borough we’re asking everyone to continue to stay home as much as they can. Whilst out keep 2 metres apart from others.

Please see our latest guidance on celebrating Eid al-Adha safely.

The Council is reminding residents that wearing face coverings in shops, supermarkets and our Council buildings is essential. See our press release for more information.

There are many types of suitable face coverings, including scarves or you could you make one yourself, we also encourage you to use a reusable face covering.

Wash your hands regularly with soap and water, and use hand sanitiser to keep them clean on the go.

If you have any of the following symptoms: a new persistent cough, high temperature or a change or loss of taste or smell you should immediately self-isolate and arrange a test online or by calling 111.

The interim findings of the Bedford Borough COVID-19 in depth investigation have been published. You can read this here: Bedford Borough COVID-19 Deep Dive Interim Summary (PDF)

Bedford Borough Council has published its Local Outbreak Control Plan (PDF). The plan sets out how we will work with communities and partners to prevent and respond to local issues and situations related to coronavirus and slow the spread of infection.

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