Detailed guide: Local COVID Alert level: Very High (Liverpool City Region)

first_imgNorth East case detection rates in all age groups case detection rates in the over-60s the rate at which cases are rising or falling positivity rate (the number of positive cases detected as a percentage of tests taken) pressure on the NHS Tier 4: Stay at HomeEast Midlands South East East of England London West Midlands North West North East Combined Authority (this area includes the local authorities of County Durham, Gateshead, South Tyneside and Sunderland) North of Tyne Combined Authority (this area includes the local authorities of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, North Tyneside and Northumberland) Tees Valley Combined Authority (this area includes the local authorities of Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland, and Stockton-on-Tees) Bedford, Central Bedfordshire, Luton and Milton Keynes Cambridgeshire Essex, Southend-on-Sea and Thurrock Hertfordshire Norfolk Peterborough Suffolk Bath and North East Somerset Bristol Cornwall Devon, Plymouth and Torbay Dorset North Somerset South Gloucestershire Wiltshire Liverpool City Region Herefordshire Shropshire, and Telford and Wrekin Worcestershire City of York and North Yorkshire The Humber: East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull/Hull, North East Lincolnshire and North Lincolnshire South Yorkshire (Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotheram, Sheffield) West Yorkshire (Bradford, Calderdale, Kirklees, Leeds, Wakefield) Rutland Derby and Derbyshire Leicester City and Leicestershire Lincolnshire Northamptonshire Nottingham and Nottinghamshirecenter_img Isles of Scilly South West Tier 2: High alertNo areas are currently in Tier 2.Tier 3: Very High alertEast Midlands All 32 London boroughs plus City of London West Midlands South West Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Gloucestershire (Cheltenham, Cotswold, Forest of Dean, Gloucester City, Stroud and Tewkesbury) Somerset (Mendip, Sedgemoor, Somerset West and Taunton, and South Somerset) Swindon replaced by National lockdown – Stay at Home,Decisions on which area goes into which tier are primarily based on 5 key epidemiological indicators: Yorkshire and The Humber Berkshire Brighton and Hove, East Sussex and West Sussex Buckinghamshire Hampshire, Southampton and Portsmouth Isle of Wight Kent and Medway Oxfordshire Surrey The indicators are designed to provide a full picture of what is happening with the virus in any area so that suitable action can be taken.Each bullet point on this list constitutes an ‘area’ for the purposes of guidance.Find out more information on tiers, including what you can and cannot do in each tier.Tier 1: Medium alertSouth West North West Cumbria Greater Manchester Lancashire, Blackburn with Darwen, and Blackpool Warrington and Cheshire Region Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton Coventry Solihull Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Warwickshirelast_img read more