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Nottingham Coronavirus update 5 April: Over 1,800 cases in Nottingham, Derby and Leicester

Nottingham Coronavirus update – an update to the graphic which now includes today’s cases of coronavirus reported in the East Midlands.UK FiguresCoronavirus update 5...

Latest Coronavirus update 4 April: Figures released as deaths reach over 4,300

Latest Coronavirus update 4 April: These are the latest figures for coronavirus cases and deaths released by Public Health England.Coronavirus update 4 AprilAs of...

11 ways to deal with the coronavirus outbreak

11 ways to deal with the coronavirus outbreak - There’s a lot of advice out there about keeping safe from coronavirus, and from the...

How Nottingham’s recycling crews are dealing with coronavirus arrangements

A look at the work of Nottingham's waste crews.But with concerns over coronavirus, arrangements have had to be made at short notice to ensure...

Further two patients die in Nottingham having tested positive for coronavirus

The announcement was made on 2 April by Nottingham University Hospitals. Dr Keith Girling, Medical Director at Nottingham University Hospitals said: “Sadly we can...

Pictures: Behind the scenes of Nottingham effort to get food and supplies to residents

Council workers have begun the challenging task of getting hundreds of tons of food, toiletries and essential supplies out to the most vulnerable people...

Live updates: Coronavirus daily briefing from Downing Street – 1 April

Live updates: Coronavirus daily briefing from Downing Street.Dr Yvonne Doyle, from Public Health England will join the business secretary Alok Sharma MP, Business...

Hospitals in Nottinghamshire are receiving personal protective equipment [ PPE ]

The two largest hospital trusts which serve Nottinghamshire have said they are receiving regular deliveries of personal protective equipment for staff.The supply of the...

Fracture and Minor Injuries Clinic at QMC temporarily moves to Treatment Centre

Nottingham Hospitals has moved the clinic to the treatment centre.NUH said:'Our fracture and minor injuries clinic has now moved to the treatment centre.'Emergency...

Advice for safe funerals restricts number of mourners allowed to attend

Safe funerals - Public Health England has published new guidance to ensure funerals are conducted safely, consistent with social distancing principles.Faith leaders have been...

Make Nottingham’s WPL free for key workers, says Funeral boss

The boss of one of the area’s leading funeral directors has called on Nottingham City Council to take account of key workers who need...

Feeding the homeless of Nottingham during a pandemic

Chief Executive of The Friary, Ben Talbot pays tribute to organisations across Nottingham who are supporting people in need.The Friary’s Chief Executive, Ben Talbot...

Council leader pays tribute to her council staff during COVID-19 crisis

Leader of Nottinghamshire County Council, Councillor Kay Cutts has payed tribute to council staff who are working to keep communities safe during the COVID-19...

Government crackdown on spread of false coronavirus information online

Specialist units across government are working at pace to combat false and misleading narratives about coronavirus, ensuring the public has the right information to...

Daily coronavirus briefing: It could be six months before life returns to normal

The Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick and England's deputy chief medical officer Jenny Harries appeared at today's Government coronavirus briefing.During the briefing at 10 Downing...

Nottingham taxi drivers offer free journeys to NHS workers

Nottingham city's taxi drivers are offering NHS workers free journeys to work and back home. Spokesperson Asif Maqsood told The Wire:“Nottingham City Hackney Carriage...

Video appeal from NUH Chief Nurse to former NHS nurses and support workers

Mandie Sunderland, NUH Chief Nurse makes a heartfelt appeal.Mandie Sunderland, Chief Nurse at Nottingham University Hospitals said: “These unprecedented times call for unprecedented...

Nottingham’s Workplace Parking Levy relaxed during coronavirus outbreak

Fees which companies in Nottingham pay to have car parking spaces have been relaxed to help firms cope with the outbreak.The controversial Workplace...

Chief Medical Officer Chris Witty self-isolating after showing symptoms of coronavirus

England's Chief Medical Officer Chris Witty is self-isolating.He said in a tweet:'After experiencing symptoms compatible with COVID-19 last night, in line with the...

Coronavirus: Stay local to exercise during Covid-19 outbreak, says Government

Guidance on using green spaces and protecting yourself and others.The government’s priority is to save lives and the best way to protect yourself and...

Nottingham University Hospitals needs you!

Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust calls for more Nurses, Nursing Assistants, Therapists and Support Workers.The Trust said:'We are humbled by the public’s support, and...

Local authorities told to house ALL homeless people by the weekend

In an unprecedented move, the Government has written to local authorities in England asking them to house all people sleeping rough, and those in...

Trent Barton makes further reductions to its bus services

Trent Barton is making further reductions to the services on its routes from Sunday due to the coronavirus pandemic.After initial changes last Sunday...

Firefighters to deliver food, medicine and drive ambulances

Firefighters will be able to deliver food and medicines, drive ambulances, and retrieve dead bodies during the coronavirus outbreak in an unprecedented agreement between...