Coronavirus regulations are changing

As you should have heard, the coronavirus regulations are changing:

  • As of Monday 14 September, people should not meet in groups of more than 6 persons, except if you are in the same household, or playing organised sport, or attending a wedding or funeral.
  • From Friday 18 September, certain businesses (especially those in the hospitality industry) will need to have a Track and Trace system in place, and keep the information for 21 days.
  • The Covid-19 app is due to be launched on Thursday 24 September.

See full details here:

Government coronavirus guidance

How to wear a face mask

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With face masks compulsory on public transport, and soon to be compulsory in shops, you should read the following page from the BBC:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-53395513

If you want to make one yourself, here is a guide from the UK Government:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/how-to-wear-and-make-a-cloth-face-covering/how-to-wear-and-make-a-cloth-face-covering

And there are plenty of videos on Youtube if want something to follow, with a variety of styles.

Coronavirus deaths in Camden care homes

A recent article in the Camden New Journal states that there have, sadly, been coronavirus-related deaths in 10 of the 11 care homes in Camden.

Exact numbers are not known at the moment, for a number of reasons, including lack of testing, and transferral of patients between care homes and hospitals.

Our thoughts continue to be with all the families affected.

http://camdennewjournal.com/article/coronavirus-deaths-now-confirmed-in-ten-out-of-our-eleven-care-homes