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Advice to those previously ‘shielding’

05-01-2021

In a written statement, the Minister for Health and Social Services, Vaughan Gething has advised those who are clinically extremely vulnerable and previously ‘shielding’ to not go to work or school outside the home. This advice is particularly the case for those whose work requires them to be in regular or sustained contact with other people.

The Welsh Government advice has been taken based on number of factors such as the significant growth in rates of infection and the pressure on the health service with increasing hospitalisations.

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