Shop safely today: shops can reopen their doors in England

From June 15th, shops are able to reopen their doors in England, in the next step in our careful easing of lockdown – provided they are meeting robust safety guidelines, keeping staff and customers safe as we get our economy moving again.

Zoos and Safari Parks to Re-open

From 15 June, zoos and other outdoor attractions will be able to open with safeguards and limits on visitor numbers in place.

Government Update - June 8th, 2020

Together we have made it through the peak, but we’re not yet back to normal.

Please continue to Stay Alert, keep 2 metres away from others and wash your hands regularly.

Phased reopening of libraries

Like many other council services, Essex County Council is now preparing a phased approach to re-open libraries in line with government guidelines.