Shielding Update – 23 October

The First Minister has advised that anyone who was shielding should follow, as a minimum, the guidance for the general population.

Additional advice for each level of restrictions for activities such as going to work and shopping can be found in the document published today and will be linked here.

The chief medical officer will also send a letter to those concerned and a guide will shortly be published.

The national helpline is 0800 111 4000.