Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

Public Health England

For more information about confirmed COVID-19 cases in Dorset, please read our latest news statement and watch a video from Sam Crowe, Director of Public Health for Dorset and BCP Councils.

NHS services and Public Health are well prepared for outbreaks of infectious diseases such as COVID-19.

There are things you can do to help stop germs like coronavirus spreading including:

  • covering your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze
  • put used tissues in the bin
  • regularly wash your hands with soap and water
  • try to avoid contact with people who are unwell.

Members of the public can find more information about coronavirus at

Public Health England has published information and advice on coronavirus COVID-19.

Travel advice in relation to Coronavirus COVID-19 is available.

Published on:
27/01/2020, 00:00