Symptoms

The most common symptoms appear to be Fever (88%), Dry Persistent Cough (68%), Fatigue (38%), Sputum / Phlegm (33%), Shortness of Breath (19%), Sore Throat or Headache (14%)

  • a high temperature – this means you feel hot to touch on your chest or back (you do not need to measure your temperature)
  • a new, continuous cough – this means coughing a lot for more than an hour, or 3 or more coughing episodes in 24 hours (if you usually have a cough, it may be worse than usual)

Advice: Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do. Only call 111 if you can’t get help online.

Further information is available on the NHS website