Staying home and etting tested when you have symptoms of COVID-19 is one of the important defences we have in stopping the spread of the virus alongside handwashing, social distancing and wearing face coverings.
In this video Fiona Phillips, our Assistant Director for Public Health offers advice on when to get tested.
The symptoms of Coronavirus are:
- A dry persistant cough
- A high temperature
- A change of or loss of sense of taste or smell.