Covid 19

The Houghton area has been identified as having high Covid case levels at the moment.

The key messages are:

Please wash your hands frequently, cover your face when required and make space between you and others to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

For further information visit

If you have any of the following symptoms, book a test immediately at or by calling 119:

  • High temperature
  • New, continuous cough
  • Loss of sense of smell or taste

You should only leave home to get tested if you experience symptoms.

Visit for up-to-date information. You will find the latest Government guidance on protecting yourself and others, health and wellbeing, advice about work and financial support and other useful information.

The ward area will be visited by Harborough District Council's Covid Wardens as part of their inspection routes.

Posted: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 12:42 by Stephen Derry

Tags: News