The Rule Of Six

This week has seen the new ‘rule of six’ for social gatherings introduced, which simplifies and strengthen the rules, helping to keep people safe and control the virus. Sadly, despite the sacrifices most of us have made over the last few months, the latest figures have shown an increase in the number of coronavirus cases, following what has been happening on the continent. While starting from a very low base, the numbers have been growing everywhere, with evidence showing that most infections have been happening in the home due to different households mixing.

Staying Alert, Maintaining Our Guard

Over the summer, the coronavirus rate in the UK dropped to low levels which was very welcome. This was especially so in West Sussex where we stayed well below the national average. However, the last few weeks have seen a significant increase in Europe and it appears that the major increases that we’ve seen in countries like Spain and France is starting to be replicated here.