Deaths in UK – 63,000
Covid 19 deaths – Scotland 4,000
Confirmed cases 15,665
This will be an underestimate of the number of cases. Not everyone with the virus will display symptoms and not all those with symptoms will be tested.
Scotland tests: 130,104
Total NHS staff in Scotland: 165,909
Lothian confirmed cases: 2,778
Care home cumulative cases: 6,274
A total of 681 adult care homes (63%) have lodged at least one case with 515 notifying more than one case. 11,195 care home workers out of 53,000 have been tested.
Schools and early learning
In June, Phase 1 will see staff returning to schools, support for an increased number of children accessing critical childcare provision, re-opening of childminding services and outdoor nursery provision, plus transition support for children due to start P1 and S1 (wherever possible).
Support for young children
Help and advice can be found here
The Children’s Parliament are seeking the views of children and their experience of Covid 19. You can find out more and take part here:
Covid 19 Guidance
Looking after yourself and others https://www.gov.scot/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-guidance/
Leith Gala Day
Cllr Gordon Munro