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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

This is affecting us all at work and at home. We’re working hard to keep services running and will focus our efforts on the most critical elements. In doing so disruption to many services is likely.

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News published March 2020

Council Tax – don’t struggle alone

Published 30 March 2020

Council Tax payments are set to be collected as normal from April – but the Council’s message to residents is to get in touch as soon as possible if you’re struggling because of the current situation

Call for businesses to help with vital supplies

Published 30 March 2020

The Council has issued a call to all businesses in the city to see if they can help source some vital supplies.

Four Family Hubs to temporarily close in COVID-19 measure

Published 27 March 2020

Four of the city’s eight Family Hubs are to close temporarily from Monday March 30 as measures to slow the spread of Coronavirus increase.

Say 'thank-you' - clap for the NHS tonight

Clap for carers Published 26 March 2020

People across the country are being asked to join a #clapforcarers event tonight to thank the NHS workers who are working tirelessly throughout the ongoing COVID-19(coronavirus) pandemic in the UK.

Armed Forces Day cancelled

Armed forces Published 26 March 2020

In line with government advice to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, organisers have taken the decision to cancel this year's Armed Forces Day.

Children’s Services still protecting most vulnerable

Published 26 March 2020

Coventry’s Children’s Services staff are working hard to ensure the city’s most vulnerable young people are supported during the COVID-19 virus.

All Coventry libraries to close in response to Coronavirus

Bookshelf Published 25 March 2020

All of Coventry’s libraries closed from the end of Monday 23 March as a response to Coronavirus.

Job Shop switches to digital service in response to Coronavirus

Job Shop Published 25 March 2020

Due to the latest government guidance, the Job Shop has closed its building and switched to a limited digital service effective as of Wednesday 25 March.

Councillor John McNicholas to become next Deputy Lord Mayor

Cllr McNicholas Published 25 March 2020

Councillor John McNicholas has been named as Deputy Lord Mayor of Coventry for 2020-21 and will become Lord Mayor the following year.

Do not use public transport unless absolutely necessary

WMCA buses Published 24 March 2020

Transport bosses are today urging the public not to use buses, trains and trams unless absolutely essential to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus.

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