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Hull Health lead: lockdown is not over

With schools returning on Monday and some other adjustments to rules on social contact, the message for Hull is that lockdown has not been lifted.

Tim Fielding, Deputy Director of … More



Julia Weldon, Hull's Director of Public Health sits at her desk. She is wearing a red check jacket and has a serious expression

Coronavirus: reflecting one year on

On March 3, 2020, Hull’s first Coronavirus case was identified. Less than three weeks later, with cases climbing nationally, the government announced an initial UK-wide lockdown. On the anniversary of … More



Coronavirus spot-checks roll out to all businesses

Following the introduction of checks to local ensure supermarkets and similar shops have Covid-secure measures in place, Hull City Council’s Public Protection Team is to work with the Health and … More


Children in a school playground in Hull

Schools in Hull prepare for full re-opening

Primary schools, secondary schools, special schools and colleges will open to all pupils from Monday 8 March.

Primary school pupils will all return on Monday 8 March, and secondary and … More







Spot checks on supermarket Covid safety

A new drive to keep customers and employees safe in Hull’s supermarkets will see Coronavirus safety checks carried out by the council’s Public Protection Team and Covid Marshals.

Officers will … More







Julia Weldon, Hull's Director of Public Health sits at her desk. She is wearing a red check jacket and has a serious expression

Message of hope for Hull as lockdown returns

Following yesterday’s government announcement, the country has returned to a full lockdown, including the closure of all schools and colleges, except for the children of key workers or vulnerable children. … More