This page will be updated with information regarding the Coronavirus / Covid-19 pandemic
Herefordshire Council have a dedicated Covid 19 information page https://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/news/article/964/coronavirus_latest
Herefordshire Council have a central coordination centre with a dedicated telephone line for vulnerable people, volunteers and community organisations/leaders to contact us and we will then link them back into the community organisations/leaders. This co-ordinated approach will include support for those recently identified as need shielding. Many parishes have provided us with information of the community work being undertaken. People (and groups) wishing to volunteer can register also vulnerable people needing support, on the following link: https://www.herefordshire.gov.uk/covid19help the dedicated telephone number is 01432 260027 and email address firstname.lastname@example.org
All Herefordshire Council owned public play areas closed until further notice – In order to protect the public from the threat of COVID-19, Herefordshire Council has taken the decision to close all public play areas from Monday 23 March until further notice. The decision (record of decision attached) has been taken due to the unprecedented threat to Public Health posed by the outbreak of COVID-19, and will help to support official guidance about social distancing. Parks are still open, however, please follow government advice by avoiding gatherings and maintaining social distancing. Visit GOV.UK for the latest coronavirus information and guidance.