As of 3.59pm on Friday 31 July, 303,181 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK (pillar 1 and 2, see descriptions below). Of those tested positive for coronavirus in the UK, 46,119 have died across all settings.  Please see link here for information http://coronavirus.data.gov.uk

Announcements

·Luxembourg removed from list of travel exemptions for the whole of the UK following data showing a significant change in confirmed cases https://www.gov.uk/government/news/luxembourg-removed-from-list-of-travel-exemptions-for-the-whole-of-the-uk-following-data-showing-a-significant-change-in-confirmed-cases

·The Government has confirmed that registered health and care professionals travelling from high-risk countries will be required to self-isolate on return to England https://www.gov.uk/government/news/health-and-care-workers-to-self-isolate-on-return-to-england-from-high-risk-countries

·NHS Test and Trace announces launch of campaign to encourage everyone with symptoms to get a free test https://www.gov.uk/government/news/nhs-test-and-trace-launches-campaign-to-encourage-everyone-with-symptoms-to-get-a-free-test

Data

Information, advice and guidance

Marketing and communications materials

NHS Test and Trace

Various resources for different settings featuring a new creative:

Eid

Enjoy Summer Safely

Stay Alert

Local Outbreak Toolkit