Information and Announcements

[24th March] Updated guidance from the Government.

[20th March] Key Workers are listed in this announcement. They are:

  • Frontline health workers such as doctors and nurses
  • Some teachers and social workers
  • Workers in key public services including those essential to the justice system, religious staff, and public service journalists
  • Local and national government workers deemed crucial to delivering essential public services
  • Workers involved in food production processing, distribution, sale and delivery
  • Public safety workers including police, armed forces personnel, firefighters, and prison staff
  • Essential air, water, road and rail transport workers
  • Utilities, communication and financial services staff, including postal workers, and waste disposal workers

[20th March] Chancellor Rishi Sunak is to announce an employment and wage subsidy package to try to protect millions of jobs.

[19th March] Information from the government about free school meals