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The NHS and Public Health England (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.

Get the latest NHS information and advice about coronavirus (Covid-19), a new illness that affects your lungs and airways.

Check if you have coronavirus symptoms – Find out about the main symptoms of coronavirus and where to get medical advice if you think you have them.

What to do if you or someone you live with has symptoms of coronavirus – Advice about not leaving your home (self-isolation) and looking after yourself if you or someone you live with has symptoms.

Testing for coronavirus – Information about testing to check if you have coronavirus.

People at higher risk from coronavirus – Advice for people at higher risk from coronavirus, including older people, people with health conditions and pregnant women.

Coronavirus in children – Advice about symptoms of coronavirus in children, including when to get medical help if your child seems unwell.

Social distancing advice and changes to everyday life because of coronavirus – Advice about avoiding close contact with other people (social distancing), looking after your wellbeing and using the NHS and other services.

Links to more information about coronavirus – Links to government advice, information for health professionals and advice for other parts of the UK. online coronavirus service.

Inbound and outbound surgery calls are recorded and held by the practice for training and patient/staff safety purposes.

Please wear your own face covering/mask when entering the surgery.