Shop local shop safe

How to stay safe and support local businesses now that restrictions on what shops can open have been lifted.

Open for business sign


Most shops and other non-essential businesses are now able to open again from 12 April. This includes hairdressers and nail salons. Public buildings such as libraries and community centres can also reopen. Pubs, bars and restaurants can now welcome patrons outside with table service only.


Opening up - advice for shoppers and visitors

How to stay safe while out shopping, where to park and getting further updates as new businesses open up

Opening up - advice for businesses

Which businesses can open, when you can open and how to work safely

Your local high street delivered

A great virtual high street that allows local people to support independent shops