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Stay Well This Winter

Stay Well This Winter

Advice from Public Health

Norovirus outbreaks are more common this time of year. It's easy to identify and treat at home:

If you've got sickness and diarrhoea, stay hydrated. Don't see your GP unless symptoms persist more than a few days:

There is no cure for the #WinterVomitingBug. Treat yourself at home until the symptoms pass.


Children are particularly at risk of picking up infections and spreading them to other people. Use this song from the NHS to help teach them the proper handwashing technique, hand puppet optional. 

A good handwashing technique can prevent the spread of germs that cause stomach bugs. Here's how our staff wash their hands: