National updates about coronavirus

We're working closely with our NHS colleagues and other local authorities to ensure that the people of Bassetlaw district are kept informed about Coronavirus (COVID-19).

The Government has issued a plan for the next phase of response to coronavirus. They have released the guidance 'Our plan to rebuild: The UK Government's COVID-19 recovery strategy'.

For information on Coronavirus, including the symptoms, guidance on staying at home and social distancing, visit:

Use the NHS 111 online Coronavirus service if you feel you cannot cope with symptoms at home. Please only call 111 if you cannot get help online.

Looking after your wellbeing

To help yourself stay well while you're at home:

  • stay in touch with family and friends over the phone or on social media
  • try to keep yourself busy – you could try activities like cooking, reading, online learning and watching films
  • do light exercise at home, or outside once a day – see NHS fitness studio: exercises you can do at home

Coronavirus outbreak FAQs

The Government have produced some FAQs about What you can and can't doAll changes will come into effect on Wednesday 13 May. Until then you should follow existing guidance on social distancing.

More information

Number of cases

Public Health England publish daily updates and information about the number of confirmed cases:


Last Updated on Tuesday, May 12, 2020