Coronavirus

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧information for students and staff - updated 26 february 2020 at 4.30pm

based on the world health organisation’s declaration on 31st january that this is a public health emergency of international concern, the uk chief medical officers have raised the risk to the public from low to moderate.

General public health advice for students and staff

the is to maintain good hand, respiratory and personal hygiene by following the guidance below:

  • Frequently clean hands by using alcohol-based hand rub or soap and water
  • When coughing and sneezing cover your mouth and nose and then immediately wash your hands

phe do not advise the use of face masks.

Advice for students and staff travelling to the UK from Hubei province and other specified areas

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧if you have travelled from the following specified areas since 19th february, you should stay indoors and avoid contact with other people for 14 days after returning, and call nhs 111 to inform them of your recent travel to the area.

  • Iran
  • Specific lockdown areas in Northern Italy, as designated by the Government of Italy: Codogno, Castiglione d’Adda, Casalpusterlengo, Fombio, Maleo, Somaglia, Bertonico, Terranova dei Passerini, Castelgerundo and San Fiorano (in Lombardy) and Vo’ Euganeo (in Veneto) 
  • Special care zones in South Korea, as designated by the Government of the Republic of South Korea: the cities of Daegu and Cheongdo
  • Hubei province (follow the advice given if you have returned in the past 14 days)

please follow this advice even if you do not have symptoms of the virus. if you develop a fever, difficulty breathing or a cough, you should continue to follow the advice above. please do not leave your home until you been given advice by a clinician.

Advice for students and staff travelling to the UK from other parts of China and other specified areas 

this advice applies to travellers who have returned to the uk from the following areas:

  • China
  • Thailand
  • Japan
  • Republic of Korea
  • Hong Kong
  • Taiwan
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Macau

if you have returned to the uk from any of these areas in the last 14 days and develop symptoms of cough or fever or shortness of breath, you should immediately:

  • stay indoors and avoid contact with other people as you would with the flu for 14 days after returning

  • 抢红包扫雷有什么技巧call nhs 111 to inform them of your recent travel to the country.

please follow this advice even if your symptoms are minor.

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧enhanced monitoring is now in place for direct flights from these areas.

The  now recommends that British Nationals who are able to leave China should do so. Commercial airline options for departing China remain available throughout the country, except in Hubei Province. However, some airlines, including British Airways and Virgin Atlantic, have suspended flights to and from China, or revised their schedules. 

if you have returned from any of the following areas since 19th february and develop symptoms, however mild, you should stay indoors and avoid contact with other people immediately and call nhs 111. you do not need to follow this advice if you have no symptoms.

  • Northern Italy (anywhere north of Pisa, Florence and Rimini)
  • Vietnam
  • Cambodia
  • Laos
  • Myanmar

Students and staff due to travel to Hubei province, the rest of mainland China and specified towns in Italy and South Korea

the  is advising against all travel to hubei province. it is also advising against all non-essential travel to the rest of mainland china, to the cities of daegu and cheongdo in south korea, and to the following towns in the lomardy and veneto regions of italy: codogno, castiglione d’adda, casalpusterlengo, fombio, maleo, somaglia, bertonico, terranova dei passerini, castelgerundo, san fiorano and vo’ euganeo - which have been isolated by the italian authorities due to an ongoing outbreak of coronavirus (covid-19).

staff and students should therefore not travel to hubei province and other regions of mainland china or the specified towns/cities in south korea and italy.

on 17th february the government published new guidance on immigration provisions made by the home office for individuals in the uk who are unable to return to china. details are available on the .

Students and staff needing support

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧the university will ensure that any issues that arise if students or staff are not able to return to the university following a visit to the hubei province, other parts of china and the other areas specified above are managed and supported. please notify your academic school as soon as possible if this is the case so the necessary arrangements, including personalised learning plans, can be put in place.

The University is a truly international community and we know some students and staff will be very concerned about the situation in the Hubei province, especially those who have family there. If you would like further support students can email studentservices@lboro.zhuaifz.icu and staff can contact notifications@lboro.zhuaifz.icu.

Frequently asked questions

Is the University open?

yes, both the university campuses are open and operating as normal.

What action is the University taking?

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧we are following all public health england advice and guidance and are communicating regularly with our staff and students. we are working closely with nhs services and public health england who are taking the lead in responding to the case and we will take direction from them in all aspects of this situation.

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧a small group, led by the university’s chief operating officer and other senior colleagues, including representation from loughborough university london, is meeting regularly to ensure coordination of all relevant activities and liaison with public health england.

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧the university continues to operate normally. we are monitoring the situation closely and we continue to provide as much advice, care and support as we can to our university community. additional hand sanitiser facilities have been put in place across the university.

What is the advice if I am travelling back from China or other countries?

Travellers from Hubei Province and other specified areas

if you have travelled from the following specified areas since 19th february, you should stay indoors and avoid contact with other people for 14 days after returning, and call nhs 111 to inform them of your recent travel to the area.

  • Iran
  • Specific lockdown areas in Northern Italy, as designated by the Government of Italy: Codogno, Castiglione d’Adda, Casalpusterlengo, Fombio, Maleo, Somaglia, Bertonico, Terranova dei Passerini, Castelgerundo and San Fiorano (in Lombardy) and Vo’ Euganeo (in Veneto) 
  • Special care zones in South Korea, as designated by the Government of the Republic of South Korea: the cities of Daegu and Cheongdo
  • Hubei province (follow the advice given if you have returned in the past 14 days)

please follow this advice even if you do not have symptoms of the virus. if you develop a fever, difficulty breathing or a cough, you should continue to follow the advice above. please do not leave your home until you been given advice by a clinician.

Travellers from other parts of China and other specified areas

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧if you have returned to the uk from any of the following areas in the last 14 days and develop symptoms of cough or fever or shortness of breath, you should immediately stay indoors and avoid contact with other people for 14 days after returning, and call nhs 111 to inform them of your recent travel to the country.

  • China
  • Thailand
  • Japan
  • Republic of Korea
  • Hong Kong
  • Taiwan
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Macau

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧please follow this advice even if your symptoms are minor.

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧if you have returned from any of the following areas since 19th february and develop symptoms, however mild, you should stay indoors and avoid contact with other people immediately and call nhs 111. you do not need to follow this advice if you have no symptoms.

  • Northern Italy (anywhere north of Pisa, Florence and Rimini)
  • Vietnam
  • Cambodia
  • Laos
  • Myanmar

Any students following this self-isolation advice should also email studentservices@lboro.zhuaifz.icu (if you are at the Loughborough campus) or london-enquiries@lboro.zhuaifz.icu抢红包扫雷有什么技巧 (if you are a London student), so that appropriate support measures, including personalised learning plans, can be put in place.

information from public health england on .

I have an underlying health condition - what should I do?

individuals who have an existing long term condition and are concerned about coronavirus should continue to take their normal precautions and may wish to contact their gp. if people with long term conditions have concerns that they may have the coronavirus, they should telephone nhs 111.

Should I wear a face mask?

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧the advice we have is that the risk of infection is low so extra protective measures are not necessary, and it is debatable whether masks will be effective in this situation.

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧however, it is a recognised custom for some communities to wear face masks to protect themselves and others from the possibility of infection. it is very important that we recognise and respect this custom. we would encourage all members of our community to be inclusive and supportive of what is a personal choice.

As a member of staff, can I work remotely?

this should not be necessary due to the advice from public health england that there is a low risk of further infection. however, if there are circumstances that might require you to work remotely these should be discussed with your line manager in the first instance.

As a student, can I engage with my studies remotely?

this should not be necessary due to the advice from public health england that there is a low risk of further infection.

the university is open and running as normal, so we advise students to attend their scheduled activities. lecture capture will take place as usual, but, also as usual, other learning activities like seminars and labs will not be recorded. in all cases students get the maximum benefit by continuing to attend. we do not envisage changing any assessment criteria. 

Are any students in quarantine or self-isolating?

we are not able to comment on individual cases. however, following public health england advice anybody in the uk who has returned from wuhan or hubei province in the last 14 days is asked to self-isolate. more info can be found at

If advised by NHS 111 to self-isolate, please contact studentservices@lboro.zhuaifz.icu. London students should london-enquiries@lboro.zhuaifz.icu抢红包扫雷有什么技巧 to inform staff of your actions and to seek further practical advice.

I am an international student and I am being threatened and abused. What should I do?

we take all allegations of abuse and harassment very seriously. you can report the matter to the university via the security team in loughborough, at main reception in loughborough university london or the police. if you feel in immediate danger you should dial 999 and ask for the police.

I’m due to travel to China, Italy or South Korea - what should I do?

As always, we are following the advice provided by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office when we monitor any student or staff travel to any nation. The current advice – to which we are adhering - is to avoid all travel to Hubei Province, and to avoid all but essential travel to the rest of mainland China, to the cities of Daegu and Cheongdo in South Korea, and to the following towns in the Lomardy and Veneto regions of Italy: Codogno, Castiglione d’Adda, Casalpusterlengo, Fombio, Maleo, Somaglia, Bertonico, Terranova dei Passerini, Castelgerundo, San Fiorano and Vo’ Euganeo.

抢红包扫雷有什么技巧on 17th february the government published new guidance on immigration provisions made by the home office for individuals in the uk who are unable to return to china. details are available on the .

I’m worried about my Tier-4 visa if I self-isolate or go back to China – who can I ask?

If you have any concerns about your visa please contact studentservices@lboro.zhuaifz.icu. Or for London students email london-enquiries@lboro.zhuaifz.icu

on 17th february the government published new guidance on immigration provisions made by the home office for individuals in the uk who are unable to return to china. details are available on the .