Planning for Christmas? Join us for the next live Somerset coronavirus Q&A session!

Somerset Public Health and Council leaders will be online this Thursday night (17 December) for a live Christmas coronavirus question and answer session.

With the festive season fast approaching, a vaccination programme now underway in Somerset, and a review of the national tier system this week, Somerset County Council’s Director of Public Health Trudi Grant and Leader David Fothergill will have the latest information and advice for local residents and will answer any questions.

The live briefing will be broadcast via Microsoft Teams from 7pm. You’ll need to download the Microsoft Teams app before watching and use this link:

Cllr Fothergill said: “With Christmas approaching and so much going on, we know our residents will have questions about the latest developments in Somerset.

“It is important we all continue to play our part in minimising the spread of coronavirus, so this is an opportunity for us to update everyone and help you plan ahead to enjoy a very happy and safe Christmas.”

You can submit questions in advance to or post them during the event.