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CORONAVIRUS
Latest Advice
Symptoms
The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are recent onset of:
  • New continuous cough and/or
  • High temperature
For most people, coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild illness If you have coronavirus symptoms:
  • Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital
  • You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home
  • Testing for coronavirus is not needed if you're staying at home
  • Plan ahead and ask others for help to ensure that you can successfully stay at home and consider what can be done for vulnerable people in the household
  • Ask your employer, friends and family to help you to get the things you need to stay at home
  • Wash your hands regularly for 20 seconds, each time using soap and water, or use hand sanitiser
  • If you feel you cannot cope with your symptoms at home, or your condition gets worse, or your symptoms do not get better after 7 days, then use the NHS 111 online coronavirus service. If you do not have internet access, call NHS 111. For a medical emergency dial 999
  • Visit NHS 111 Online for more information

Stay at Home
  • If you live alone and you have symptoms of coronavirus illness (COVID-19), however mild, stay at home for 7 days from when your symptoms started. (See ending isolation section below for more information)
  • If you live with others and you or one of them have symptoms of coronavirus, then all household members must stay at home and not leave the house for 14 days. The 14-day period starts from the day when the first person in the house became ill
  • It is likely that people living within a household will infect each other or be infected already. Staying at home for 14 days will greatly reduce the overall amount of infection the household could pass on to others in the community
  • For anyone in the household who starts displaying symptoms, they need to stay at home for 7 days from when the symptoms appeared, regardless of what day they are on in the original 14 day isolation period. (See ending isolation section below for more information
  • If you can, move any vulnerable individuals (such as the elderly and those with underlying health conditions) out of your home, to stay with friends or family for the duration of the home isolation period
  • If you cannot move vulnerable people out of your home, stay away from them as much as possible
Find out more about UK Gov Coronavirus Response
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20
Aug 2015
Vacancy for Pharmacy Technician
We are recruiting for a Pharmacy Technician. The position is full time. Working hours will be 40 hours per week; Monday – Friday. The Rate of pay will be negotiable depending on experience. Hopwoods is a busy community pharmacy and we are looking for someone with experience of the pharmacy...
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22
Jan 2015
ROCKTAPE is now available at Hopwoods
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22
Jan 2015
Job Vacancy for Pharmacy Retail Supervisor
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Sep 2014
It's Migraine Awareness Week
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31
Aug 2014
Back to school – it’s not all about the uniform.
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14
Aug 2014
Tennis elbow
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01
Aug 2014
Staying safe in the sun
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24
Jul 2014
It’s all about nails
Did you know . . . Natural nails are trending at the moment and Gelish polish is perfect for the natural, in vogue look. Nails are shaped and Gelish polish is applied to your own nails. This lasts for approximately 2-3 weeks, with no chipping, which is ideal for holidays. FAQs How do I...
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17
Jul 2014
Feet & happiness (no sport talk)
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03
Jul 2014
Cars, sport & dresses (although not in that order)
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26
Jun 2014
Welcome
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Mark Hopkins (2035061)
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