Covid-19 (coronavirus)

Recent News

New emergency support line

New emergency support line launched for vulnerable people needing urgent help Today (Monday 30 March) Cumbria County Council and partners have launched a new emergency support service for people at high risk of becoming seriously ill, as a result of COVID-19, and who do not have support available from friends, family or neighbours. Those at high

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Stay at home, protect our NHS, save lives

Stay at home  You must stay at home, only leaving for the following very limited purposes: Shopping for basic necessities, as infrequently as possible. One form of exercise a day – for example, a run, walk or cycle – alone or with members of your immediate household. Any medical need, to provide care or to help

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Daily exercise should not include travelling to a different area than that in which you live. Travel should be for essential purposes, for example, collecting essential medicines, supplies or travelling to a place of work, if your unable to work from home. This should also only be with people from the same household. You should

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