Published: 18 June 2021
Rates of covid infection are rising in the Selby District at present and in particular in the Sherburn area as a result of an outbreak at the High School.
Selby Covid Safety Key Messages
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Covid infection rates are currently increasing in Selby district. Infection rates are currently below the national average but they are escalating and North Yorkshire Public Health and other partners are monitoring the situation closely to minimise any further increases.
It is important therefore that anyone living, working or travelling into the area adheres to government guidance to keep everyone safe and minimise any further spread of infection.
Please do what you can to share this message in the area, together with the below guidance.
Infection rates are currently increasing in the area, please continue to follow the rules:
- Maintain social distancing
- Wash your hands regularly
- Cover your face
- Let fresh air in
Getting tested is important to stop the spread of Covid-19
Around 1 in 3 people don’t show any symptoms and can still pass it on
Order a test kit online or find a collection point in North Yorkshire
Rates are increasing in this area. Remember to get a PCR test if you have symptoms:
- A high temperature
- A new continuous cough
- A loss or change to your sense of smell or taste
Rates are increasing in this area - vaccinations are our best defence:
Get your vaccination when offered
Two doses of the vaccine is the best defence
Keep going to protect those around you
Rates are increasing in this area. Please continue to follow the rules:
Even after two doses of the vaccination stick to the rules
You can still carry the virus
Around 1 in 3 people don’t show any symptoms