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#Covid-19

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Infection rates remain stubbornly high in North Lincolnshire

Covid-19 infection rates in North Lincolnshire have remained stubbornly high over the past few weeks with more than 300 weekly…

23 September 2021
Older gentleman wearing a mask about to receive a vaccine
Plan B can be avoided if we stick to simple protection to keep people safe and well

The Government has announced its winter plan to tackle Covid-19 and protect the NHS and care services. People aged over…

16 September 2021
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Back to School – latest information for parents and teachers

As schools and colleges welcome pupils and students back following the summer break a range of information, advice and guidance…

3 September 2021
Elderly couple receiving advice and support
Help for carers as pandemic takes its toll

Many carers have been put under more pressure during the pandemic but help and support is available and anyone struggling…

19 August 2021
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Infections drop but health and care services under pressure

Covid-19 infection rates are falling locally but hospital admissions are up so people need to continue to be cautious. Meeting…

5 August 2021
SafeAndWellScheme-Cllr Waltham, Scun MP Holly Mumby-Croft and chef director Pietro Catalano outside San Pietro restaurant (web)
Shopkeepers back new scheme to keep people safe and well through cautious re-opening

A new scheme for businesses to reassure local people as Covid-19 restrictions begin to be lifted has been launched. Local…

22 July 2021
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With freedom comes responsibility

With many legal restrictions being lifted from Monday 19 July, Steve Pintus, Northern Lincolnshire’s Director of Public Health, is asking…

15 July 2021
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Caution urged as infection rate spikes and 20,000 people yet to get vaccine

Northern Lincolnshire’s Director of Public Health is urging people to be cautious as infection rates spike in North Lincolnshire. Steve…

8 July 2021
Covid-19 home testing kit
Vaccine versus virus race is being won but testing set to stay

Widespread testing for Covid-19 remains as important as ever with public health bosses saying it may need to stay in…

1 July 2021
Woman holding a sign with the words 'I got my Covid-19 vaccine'
Get the jab, get back to normal

Northern Lincolnshire’s Director of Public Health is urging people to get the vaccine now as this will not only keep…

24 June 2021
Doctor holding syringe and Covid-19 vaccine vial
Vaccines enter extra time to tackle the virus

It is easier than ever to get vaccinated. Anyone over the age of 18 can now get the jab at…

17 June 2021
Young Male receiving Covid vaccine
Covid Delta variant risk makes vaccination more important to protect North Lincolnshire

The new Delta variant of Covid-19 has a strong foothold in the north west of the country with really high…

10 June 2021
Middle aged woman being vaccinated
One in five people aged between 40 and 50 still not come forward for the vaccine

Public Health are urging more eligible people to come forward for the vaccine after the latest figures show that around…

3 June 2021
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North Lincolnshire Covid rate tumbles

People in North Lincolnshire have been thanked for sticking to the rules as infection rates in the area fall. The…

27 May 2021
Waitress wearing a mask and gloves serving food to a man in a restaurant wearing a mask
Restrictions easing but people need to remain vigilant

Local people have had more freedoms since national restrictions were eased on Monday – in line with the Government’s Roadmap.…

20 May 2021