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  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE 22nd SEPTEMBER – SUMMARY OF RECENT CHANGES

    The latest Covid update from the Council is below: Another significant week, with a range of significant national announcements. Yesterday’s announcement at a glance: Not a return to full lockdown in March No general instruction to stay at home Schools, education and universities stay open and businesses that are COVID safe continue Office workers to work…

  • GOV.UK – SLIDES FROM TODAY’S PRESS CONFERENCE WITH SCIENTIFIC ADVISORS

    Please find attached a link to Press conference slides used by Sir Patrick Vallance and Professor Chris Whitty at the coronavirus data briefing this morning: Slides to accompany coronavirus data briefing: 21 September 2020  

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 20TH SEPTEMBER

    See latest update from the Council, just received: “In addition to Friday’s update around infection rates, here is an update about the broader set of national and local developments relating to Covid, including some information that members have requested and a link to the September Covid Executive Board Report published on Friday. Changes to support…

  • LATEST LOCAL GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION COVID UPDATE

    Please find below the latest Local Government Association Covid update: “Dear Colleague, It’s been another extremely busy week for local government, as the Government continues to announce new local restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. From today, tighter restrictions on socialising with people outside your own household have been introduced for…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 18th SEPTEMBER

    See latest update below. “Thank you for your ongoing commitment to keep the city safe, whether that is your individual effort or your organisational contribution. We are grateful that most people are following the rules. We want to work with everyone to ensure that continues to prevent the spread, whilst also being very vigilant to…

  • Latest COVID-19 Update from Leeds City Council 14th September – additional update about key worker testing

    The latest Council Covid update is below: “You will be aware of the nation issue with testing. Here is an update about a workaround we have developed for key workers and their immediate families. We continue to encourage people generally to access a coronavirus test by booking through the online national Test and Trace system…

  • Latest Covid Update From the Local Government Association

    Please find below the latest Covid update from the Local Government Association: “Dear Colleague, In the Prime Minister’s statement on Wednesday, he announced that from Monday 14 September, social gatherings of more than six people will be illegal in England. This will apply both indoors and outdoors and in private homes and in public places,…

  • COUNCIL COVID BULLETIN – SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES

    Please find below a Covid Update bulletin from the Council. Covid-19 Infection Rate continues to rise As the Covid-19 infection rate rises across Leeds, we are encouraging everyone to play their part by continuing to follow the guidance to help prevent further cases. As of today (Friday 11 September), the 7 day infection rate is…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE – 11TH SEPTEMBER

    Please find below the latest Covid update from the Council. I wanted to provide an additional update today with our latest official Covid figures and a summary of the actions we are taking as we are moved to “enhanced support” in the government’s watchlist (just published). This means Leeds won’t have extra local movement restrictions…

  • LATEST COUNCIL COVID UPDATE 10TH SEPTEMBER

    Please find below the latest Council Covid update. It is obviously a very busy week for us given the media profile on Covid and especially about Leeds. We are engaging with a wide range of partners this week, including school, university and college leaders, businesses and VCFS colleagues. We also had a meeting of the…