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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-04-30T18:11:16+01:00April 30th, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

I am writing to you with a further update about the current situation.

Firstly, you may have seen that there has been a substantial extension of access to testing if you are suffering from symptoms of the Coronavirus.

Testing

Details of those who are eligible and who eligible to apply to be tested are here

For those […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-04-23T11:33:28+01:00April 23rd, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

I am writing to you with further updates on the coronavirus crisis.

Firstly I want to say a big thank you to all of you who work in the NHS locally and in the social care sector – as well as those who are working to keep local services going. I am very grateful to […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-04-15T18:50:02+01:00April 15th, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

I am writing to you with some further updates about the Coronavirus crisis.

Most importantly, for those who have found themselves missing out on the employment support scheme because they were not on the payroll on the 28th February, the Government has just announced that the date will be moved forward to the 19th March. […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-04-10T07:24:36+01:00April 10th, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

First of all, thank you to everyone who has been following the Government rules on social distancing carefully over the last couple of weeks. This is really important to protect our local NHS team. Please make sure that you stick to the rules this weekend.

A reminder of the […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-04-07T19:20:57+01:00April 7th, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

I am writing with a further update about the coronavirus crisis.

Some people have been in touch with me and are still uncertain about the recommendations about people who are vulnerable in the current crisis.

Most of us are being instructed to maintain social distancing guidance and also to stay at home if we or any […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-03-27T08:51:03+00:00March 27th, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

I am writing with a further update about the Coronavirus crisis. Many of you will be aware that the Chancellor has just announced a new support package for the self-employed. I have attached at the end of this message a detailed explanation of how the scheme will work, which I hope will be helpful […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-03-24T10:00:56+00:00March 24th, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

I am writing to you with the latest information about the measures that the Government is introducing to tackle the Coronavirus crisis.

Firstly, the detail on the announcements restricting movement outside your home. The guidance notes published by the Government are here:

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/874714/Full_guidance_on_staying_at_home_and_away_from_others.pdf

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/874732/230320_-_Revised_guidance_note_-_finalVF.pdf

There will undoubtedly be many questions about this and if you contact […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020-03-24T09:56:45+00:00March 21st, 2020|Coronavirus (COVID19)|

Dear constituent

I am writing to you with a couple of further updates.

I am attaching a note from the Chancellor outlining the measures to help protect jobs which he announced last night. I know that there remains considerable concern among the self-employed, and I am assured that the Treasury is looking at further measures to […]