Big White Wall supports key workers

Key workers in Chorley, South Ribble and Greater Preston can now gain free and immediate access to the Big White Wall. 

People shielding advised to continue to do so until 30 June

New government advice has been updated for people in Lancashire and South Cumbria who are shielding from coronavirus (COVID-19).

NHS Test and Trace service launched

The government has launched the NHS Test and Trace service as part of the coronavirus recovery strategy. This will mean anyone with symptoms will be tested and their close contacts will be traced. New guidance means those who have been in close contact with someone who tests positive must isolate for 14 days, even if they have no symptoms, to avoid unknowingly spreading the virus.

Don’t delay going to see your GP with lung cancer symptoms

People in Lancashire and South Cumbria are being urged to contact their GP if they have any signs or symptoms of lung cancer.

GP practices across Lancashire and South Cumbria are now just a video call away

Every general practice in Lancashire and South Cumbria can offer patients video consultations after a programme to introduce the technology was accelerated in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.