Coronavirus: vulnerable mother and daughter continue to protect themselves


After four months, the 2.2 million people who self-isolated in England during the coronavirus pandemic will no longer need to protect themselves.The measures are being relaxed for the extremely vulnerable people who are most at risk of falling ill with Covid-19 from August 1 and free government food boxes will not be delivered to their doorstep.

Charity Teesside Pipsco, which buys food, collects donations at the supermarket and makes meal kits to deliver to the homes of vulnerable people, says it is stepping in to help.

We spoke to a family in Billingham who may know why they will stay home and continue to protect.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here