Christmas Message – Tier 4 Guidance

Tier 4: Stay at home

 

If you live or work in a tier 4 area:

  • you cannot meet other people indoors including over the Christmas period, unless you live with them, or they are part of your existing support bubble
  • when outdoors, you can exercise or meet in a public outdoor place with people you live with, your support bubble (or as part of a childcare bubble), or with one other person
  • you must not leave or be outside of your home except for work, education or other legally permitted reasons.

These rules will not be relaxed for Christmas.

 

Read more about what we can and cannot do at Gov UK tier 4 stay at home guidance.

TESTING IF YOU HAVE  SYMPTOMS

If you have coronavirus symptoms: (a high temperature, a new, continuous cough, a loss of, or change to, your sense of smell or taste), even if they’re only mild, it’s important to get a test and stay at home until you get your result.

 

Booking is essential for all testing centres. Order a home test kit if you cannot get to a test site. Please go to gov.UK/get-coronavirus-test or call 119.  Lines are open 7 am to 11 pm.

 

Testing centres in the Royal Borough of Greenwich:

  • 02 North Greenwich, SE10 – drive-through facility only
  • Charlton Athletic Football Club, SE7 – mobile testing facility accessible by car
  • University of Greenwich, Avery Hill Road, SE9 – accessible on foot only, accessible on foot only
  • Plumstead Abery Street, Plumstead, SE18 – walk-through testing centre, accessible on foot only
  • De Vere Devonport House Car Park, SE10 – walk-through testing centre due to open the week beginning 9 November, accessible on foot only

 

Testing is NOT available at the Emergency Department at the hospital or your GP practice, so please do not attend here trying to get a test.

 

COMING SOON – TESTING WILL BE AVAILABLE EVEN IF YOU DON’T HAVE SYMPTOMS

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