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Covid-19 cases continue to rise

We're continuing to see a rapid rise in new infections in the city as the Omicron variant spreads. Please continue to do all you can to help prevent the spread and keep everyone safe.

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New Mental Health & Wellbeing Fund grants 

Applications are open for new Mental Health & Wellbeing Fund grants for projects and services supporting the mental health and wellbeing of Brighton & Hove residents.

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Illustration of the Covid-19 virus with the text: Stop Covid

Let's keep Brighton & Hove safe for everyone

As we are out mixing with others it's really important that we keep following the public health advice to reduce our chances of catching and spreading coronavirus.

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Rates of Covid start to slow in Brighton & Hove

The first signs that lockdown is working are reflected in latest data showing 1,438 confirmed new cases of Covid-19 in the city in the seven days up to 15 January - a 36% decrease per 100,000 residents from the previous week.

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Rates of Covid continue to rise in Brighton & Hove

The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Brighton & Hove has more than doubled since the current national lockdown started on 26 December. The city now has more confirmed cases per 100,000 than England and the rest of the South East.

In the seven days up to 8 January, based on data published on 13 January, there were 2244 confirmed new Covid-19 cases in Brighton & Hove which is an 18% increase per 100,000 residents from the previous week.

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 Scam alert – Covid-19 vaccinations

Scam alert – Covid-19 vaccinations

Please ignore anyone asking for payments for vaccinations. It's a scam. The national vaccination programme is being run by the NHS. Nobody else. And it is free.