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Level 3 Weather Warning!

We are experiencing a Level 3 Weather Warning!
Severe cold weather including snow and ice is expected for the remainder of the week.
This weather could increase the health risks to vulnerable patients and disrupt the delivery of services. Please take appropriate action, virtually check on your vulnerable neighbours and family members and stay safe.
Keep warm and well picture Information on the attached picture is: Heat your home to at least 18°C. Ensure you have adequate food medication and warm clothes.  Check if you are eligible for help to keep your home warm. Stay as active as you can. make sure you get your flu vaccine.  Follow COVID-19 guidance. Get help if you need it.  Speak to your GP, pharmacist, carer or key worker for advice.  Keep in touch with your friends, family and your community.  Look out for others.  Ask how they are keeping warm during cold weather.  Simple Energy Advice provides free advice on energy efficiency and National grants to help with energy bills: 0800 444202.  Plan ahead.  Stay up to date with the weather forecast.  If you are worried about your health visit the NHS website, call NHS 111 or in an emergency 999.