Latest COVID Updates

This section of Dean's website covers the key information relating to the current COVID rules and information.

For the most up-to-date and detailed guidance on all aspects of the COVID rules, vaccination information, testing details and data, please visit

For quick reference the website has been embedded below.

Plan B Changes from January 27th

• The end of mandatory Covid passes in England, with businesses allowed to use them if they choose. 
• Mandatory face masks will end, meaning people will not be criminalised for choosing not to wear them. School pupils will not be required to wear them from Thursday 20 January. 
• The end to work-from-home guidance. 
• Restrictions on care homes will be eased, with detail to be released. 
• However, there will still be a legal requirement to self-isolate if you test positive for Covid.