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Coronavirus advice in Devon

Do it for your family, your community, for Devon

It is critical that everybody observes the following key behaviours:

  • HANDS – Wash your hands regularly and for at least 20 seconds.
  • FACE – Cover your face in enclosed spaces, especially where social distancing may be difficult and where you will come into contact with people you do not normally meet.
  • SPACE – Stay 2 metres apart where possible, or 1 metre with extra precautions in place.

To help control the spread of COVID-19 everyone is being encouraged to download the NHS COVID-19 app which is available on the Apple App Store and Google Play

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Local Outbreak Management Plan

A plan for managing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreaks in Devon.

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Further national measures to address rising cases of coronavirus

The government has announced further changes in response to rising cases of coronavirus in England. See what has changed

Businesses urged to prepare for NHS COVID-19 app

From Thursday 24 September, the general public are encouraged to download the new NHS COVID-19 app, that they then use when entering a premises, by showing their smartphone to the businesses’ QR code poster. See what businesses need to do to prepare for this

School absence – What to do if your child is unwell

There’s always a rise the number of bugs and illness at the start of term, and this year for obvious reasons, there has been a heightened awareness of when our children feel unwell. See our guidance on what you should do if your child is unwell


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