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Yorkshire Event Centre RE-OPENS as Vaccination Centre

The Yorkshire Event Centre (YEC) re-opens today as a Coronavirus vaccination centre for the next 2 weeks (opening on the 6th December until 22nd December). Having closed down at the beginning of July, due to events starting back up again [...]

Yorkshire Event Centre RE-OPENS as Vaccination Centre2021-12-05T20:15:38+00:00

Mask-wearing back for shops and transport and PCR tests for all arrivals

People are being ordered to wear masks in shops and on public transport again in response to the arrival of the Omicron variant in England. Boris Johnson also announced that contacts of Omicron cases must isolate for 10 days – and the return of day [...]

Mask-wearing back for shops and transport and PCR tests for all arrivals2021-11-27T19:16:24+00:00

Harrogate covid rate continues to fall after sharp decrease in cases

The covid rate of infection in Harrogate has continued to fall just 11 days after reaching its highest point of the year. The Harrogate district is recording 306.5 cases per 100,000 people - a major improvement on the figure of [...]

Harrogate covid rate continues to fall after sharp decrease in cases2021-07-29T08:48:00+01:00

Lockdown restrictions: What to expect from ‘Freedom Day’ on 19th July

Health Secretary Sajid Javid has confirmed that 'Freedom Day' will go ahead as planned on Monday 19th July. Lockdown restrictions will be fully eased based on the latest data, taking into account vaccinations, serious illness and deaths from Covid-19. So [...]

Lockdown restrictions: What to expect from ‘Freedom Day’ on 19th July2021-07-12T17:08:54+01:00

Coronavirus: 73 cases reported in Harrogate as figures climb above UK average

A further 73 covid cases have been reported in Harrogate with the district now reporting more cases than the UK average. The area is seeing 351 cases per 100,000 people, compared to averages of 273 for North Yorkshire and 272 [...]

Coronavirus: 73 cases reported in Harrogate as figures climb above UK average2021-07-08T08:54:30+01:00

Coronavirus: Harrogate covid rate highest since January

The Harrogate covid rate of infection has reached its highest point since January - but it's three months since a death was recorded in the area. The rate for Harrogate currently stands at 303.4 cases per 100,000 people, the highest [...]

Coronavirus: Harrogate covid rate highest since January2021-07-06T10:26:58+01:00

Coronavirus: Daily infections at five-month high – but no deaths since March

The Harrogate district has recorded the highest daily figure of covid cases in just under five months - but there have been no deaths since March. According to Public Health England figures, 38 infections were recorded in the Harrogate district today [...]

Coronavirus: Daily infections at five-month high – but no deaths since March2021-06-24T08:22:40+01:00