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The symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • A cough
  • A high temperature
  • Shortness of breath

The symptoms are similar to other illnesses that are much more common, such as cold and flu and it does not necessarily mean you have the illness.

Do not go to your GP surgery or the local emergency department.

NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can be accessed at: 

Use this service if:

  • You think you might have coronavirus.
  • You’ve recently been to a country or area with a high risk of coronavirus – For the list of countries please click here.
  • You’ve been in close contact with someone with coronavirus.

Information for the public is available at and