Coronavirus (COVID-19)

COVID-19 is a national emergency and it affects us all. Big or small, we can all do our bit to help contain the spread of the virus and try to keep ourselves, our families and the vulnerable members of our community healthy.

The best way to play your part in fighting the virus is to stay home and only leave your house for essential trips for food or medicine.

This is a fast-moving situation and advice is being updated every day. Please only use trusted sources for your information.

Go to the NHS for the latest health and well-being advice. Translations of NHS advice

Go to the government’s website for the latest advice on social distancing and self-isolation.

If you, or someone you know is vulnerable and without support, you can go to to safely request help through a trusted referral route. You can also use this website to offer support to our COVID-19 response.

Currently, all rubbish and recycling services are running normally. We have advice for what to do if someone in your household has the virus. However the reuse and recycling centres are closed.

Our green spaces are open for residents to take their daily exercise. All playgrounds, outdoor gyms and play areas are closed. Bikeability and cycle skills sessions have been stopped. It is essential that you keep to the government’s strict guidelines on social distancing when exercising outside to help slow the spread of the virus.

The London Fire Brigade has issued advice on staying safe in your homes while spending more time indoors during the current period.

Below you will find links that will take you to regularly updated pages with the latest council service information.

Appeal for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

The council urgently needs PPE equipment for social care staff looking after older and vulnerable residents to stop the spread of infection. 

We urgently need:

  • FFP3 face masks
  • Latex gloves
  • Disposable aprons
  • Hand sanitiser
  • Eye protection

Any businesses, local organisations or people who have stocks of this equipment are asked to deliver it to council security staff at Greenford Depot Refuse and Recycling Centre, Greenford Road, Greenford, UB6 9AP or the back door of Perceval House car park, Longfield Avenue, Ealing W5 2HL.   

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