Waterloo Primary School

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Up to Date Information from Sefton Council on the Corona Virus


As of today (25th February) advice for returning travellers is as follows;

1) If you have returned from the following areas since February 19th, call NHS 111 to inform them of your recent travel, stay indoors and avoid contact with other people even if you do not have symptoms:

 Iran

 Specific lockdown areas in Northern Italy* as designated by the Government of Italy:
In the Lombardy Region:

 Bertonico; Casalpusterlengo; Castelgerundo; Castiglione D'Adda; Codogno;
Fombio; Maleo; San Fiorano; Somaglia; and Terranova dei Passerini  In the Veneto Region: Vo -  a map has been published to help detail the relevant areas.

 Daegu or Cheongdo (Republic of Korea)
 Hubei province, China (returned in the past 14 days)

2) If you have returned from the following areas since February 19th :

 Northern Italy (see map)
 Vietnam
 Cambodia
 Laos
 Myanmar

Or If you have returned to the UK from any of the following areas in the last 14 days:

 Other parts of China outside Hubei province
 Thailand

 Japan
 Republic of Korea
 Hong Kong
 Taiwan
 Singapore
 Malaysia
 Macau

You should stay indoors at home and avoid contact with other people immediately  and
call NHS 111 only if you develop symptoms. 


Information for the public:

Occasionally, one or more members of staff or pupils may be asked to self-isolate because they are a contact of a confirmed case or have been to the specified towns and regions in Italy or other specified countries. The student or staff member will be given specific advice from NHS 111. In this instance there is nothing further for the school to do. There is no need for schools to close.