Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

This page has been designed to provide constituents with information, guidance and advice with regards to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

If you need medical help, please use the 111 online coronavirus service.

Please click here for the Government's stay at home advice and here for all the Government's latest information.


Treasury cut taxes to reduce PPE costs

From tomorrow (1 May 2020), PPE purchased by care homes, businesses, charities, and individuals to protect against Covid-19 will be free from VAT for a three-month period.

Business Secretary's statement on coronavirus (COVID-19): 28 March 2020

Business Secretary Alok Sharma gave the 28 March 2020 daily press briefing on the government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As of 9am on 28 March, a total of 120,776 people have been tested, of which 103,687 were confirmed negative and 17,089 were confirmed positive.

Surrey Coronavirus Response Fund exceeds £1 million

Surrey Coronavirus Response Fund exceeds £1 million

The Surrey Coronavirus Response Fund, created by the Community Foundation for Surrey (CFS) to help local charities affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, has passed the £1 million mark.