Winchcombe Town Council


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Guidance and support

The Government provides the latest guidance and advice on COVID-19 as it becomes available. As the situation is changing rapidly the Council may not be in the best positioned to keep pace with developments.

Coronavirus outbreak FAQs: what you can and can't do

This is national guidance that applies to England only.

COVID-19 early outbreak management

As part of the "Support for businesses and self-employed people" during the pandemic, the Government has published guidance on "COVID-19 early outbreak management"

Supporting your recovery after COVID-19

Evidence shows that a significant proportion of post-COVID-19 patients are likely to have significant ongoing health problems, notably breathing difficulties, tiredness and cough, reduced muscle function, reduced ability to undertake physical activity and psychological symptoms such as PTSD and reduced mood status. Your COVID Recovery is a new NHS resource designed to help people recover from the long-term effects of COVID-19 and support them to manage their recovery. It includes information from rehabilitation experts about how to manage ongoing symptoms and health needs at home and signposts to sources of support.

Further information is available on the NHS "Your COVID Recovery" website

NHS Test and Trace

If you have been in contact with a person who has coronavirus, please follow the NHS advice

There is separate advice about

Winchcombe Town Council has released an information reference document
This document contains information on

  • Health advice
  • Keeping up to date with information
  • Education
  • Useful links
  • Information for Employers and Business

Free Online Business Support Events

The Growth Hub hosts a range of workshops and courses, run by local experts, to upskill you and your team in breaking down barriers to growth
To view a list of future Gowth Hub workshops and one-to-one events, please sselect a location from the list below:

The £10 million Kick-starting Tourism Package will give small businesses in tourist destinations grants to help them adapt their businesses following the Coronavirus pandemic.
Businesses can use the funding to pay for specialist professional advice such as human resources, legal or financial expertise, to adopt new technology and online systems or to purchase new equipment. 100% of the money will come from Government with no obligation for businesses to contribute financially. The package within Gloucestershire will be administered through the Growth Hub. To receive more information, please email