Members of the public should be aware of a new scam where fraudsters are circulating posts on social media channels claiming to be from the NHS advising of a newly developed PCR test which detects the Omicron variant. Do NOT click on the links in the post.

If you have developed any symptoms associated with Coronavirus, please only book a test using the information provided on the NHS website

If you have any concerns regarding information being shared regarding Coronavirus testing you can report it to the Council’s Trading Standards Team on 01738 476476 or alternatively on