Coronavirus

This page has been designed to provide up-to-date information and news with regards to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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News

MP's Column

As stated in this column last week, ‘life as we know it’ will not be able to carry on for a period of time.

£350 billion pledged to support the economy

The Chancellor has announced a massive package of financial measures to support the economy against the coronavirus impact.

It includes £330bn in loans, £20bn in other aid, a business rates holiday, and grants for retailers and pubs. Help for airlines is also being considered.

Britons advised not to travel overseas

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) is now advising British people against all non-essential travel worldwide as from today, 17th March.

The advice takes effect immediately and applies initially for a period of 30 days.

Cornavirus: What can I do?

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) is understandably concerning and, as the situation develops, it is becoming apparent that ‘life as we know it’ may not be able to carry on for a period of time.