Dunholme St Chad's Church Of England Primary School

Creating a community with open hearts and open minds

Coronavirus Information


Letters to Parents

 Letter dated 13th March 2020

Letter dated 16th March 2020

Letter dated 17th March 2020

Letter to parents re school provision March 2020

Letter to parents re school provision critical workers March 2020

School provision home agreement March 2020

Closure Letter to Parents 20 March 2020

Child Friendly Coronavirus Information





Number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and risk in the UK

The latest number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and risk level in the UK.

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Number of cases

As of 9am on 24 March 2020, a total of 90,436 people have been tested, of which 82,359 were confirmed negative and 8,077 were confirmed positive. 422 patients in the UK who tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) have died.

Cases identified in England

Confirmed cases in each local authority and NHS region are published by Public Health England (PHE).

Risk level

The risk to the UK has been raised to high.

Recent government action

The government published its coronavirus action plan on 3 March.

On 10 February, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Matt Hancock, announced strengthened legal powers to protect public health.

The Health Protection (Coronavirus) Regulations 2020 have been put in place to reduce the risk of further human-to-human transmission in this country by keeping individuals in isolation where public health professionals believe there is a reasonable risk an individual may have the virus.

Published 24 January 2020
Last updated 24 March 2020