Twice weekly rapid testing to be available to everyone in England

Everyone in England will be able to access free, regular, rapid coronavirus (COVID-19) testing from 9 April, the Government has […]

Face-to-Face Assessments to Resume

Face-to-face assessments for Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit (IIDB) claimants in England will resume from 12 April 2021. Face-to-face assessments for […]

Driver & Rider Trainer Guidance

This guide is for approved driving instructors (ADIs), motorcycle trainers, and lorry and bus (vocational) trainers. It explains: how local […]

Shielding ends on 31 March.

This guidance is for clinically extremely vulnerable people, with additional information to help protect you from coronavirus (COVID-19). The government […]

Coronavirus Restrictions from March 29th

Some of the rules on what you can and cannot do changed on 29 March. However, many restrictions remain in […]

Households & Bubbles of pupils – rapid lateral flow tests

Households and bubbles of pupils, students and staff of schools, nurseries and colleges: get rapid lateral flow tests. About 1 […]

Furlough Scheme Extended

If you cannot maintain your workforce because your operations have been affected by coronavirus (COVID-19), you can furlough employees and […]

Roadmap Out Of Lockdown

The government has published the ‘COVID-19 Response – Spring 2021’, setting out the roadmap out of the current lockdown for […]

Information for BAME Communities (Available Support)

Information on what support is available for vulnerable households from the Stoke-on-Trent City Council: Urdu:Information for BAME communities- Urdu Punjabi […]

Covid-19 SMS/Text message scams

HOW DO SMS SCAMS WORK Cyber criminals are preying on fears of the coronavirus and sending ‘phishing’ text messages that […]

Get help with technology

Information for local authorities, academy trusts and schools about the devices, internet access and support available to provide remote education […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine info & resources

The order in which people will be offered the vaccine is based on advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination […]

New legal duty to self-isolate

From 28th September, people in England will be required by law to self-isolate if they test positive or are contacted […]

Guidance for mixed age households

Guidance for households with grandparents, parents and children living together where someone is at increased risk or has possible or […]

guidance: services for people who use drugs or alcohol

This guidance outlines COVID-19 advice for commissioners and service providers involved in assisting people who are dependent on drugs or […]

Face Coverings: When to wear one

When to wear one and how to make your own. This page explains what face coverings are, their role in […]

NHS test and trace

An overview of the NHS test and trace service, including what happens if you test positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) or […]

Caring for pets during the covid-19 crisis

The government has published advice for pet owners and livestock keepers on maintaining the welfare of their animals during the […]

Coronavirus information – Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Useful information and links from the The City Council. If you would like to get coronavirus updates from the city […]

Travel Advice

Guidance for British people travelling abroad during the coronavirus pandemic, if they are legally permitted to travel under current UK […]

UK Government Response to COVID-19

The latest Government guidance for COVID-19. There are three simple actions we must all do to keep on protecting each […]