Coronavirus: Update

As you are aware, the Government has issued new guidance regarding coronavirus.
As of Friday 13th March, we will be strictly following new advice from the NHS with regard
to coronavirus.

If a child presents with: A NEW cough OR a High temperature (over 37.8 C) you will be
contacted and asked to collect them immediately. Your child will be required to stay off
playgroup for 7 full days.

If your child presents with the above symptoms at home, please inform us and keep them at
home for 7 days.

Please check with staff that we have up to date contact details.

Please follow the link for the official NHS page:

This also applies to staff members, visitors and anyone collecting/dropping off your child. If
you present with the above symptoms, please make arrangements for someone else to
bring in or collect your child.

We understand that the above may cause you inconvenience, but we do have to follow the
advice form NHS as announced today by government in order to protect all of the children,
staff and families.

Please see Public Health England website for further information.

We would like to reassure parents that TCG Ltd are taking the necessary steps to reduce risk

  • Undertaking additional cleaning.

  • Encouraging the children to wash their hands regularly.

  • Answering any questions, they may have about coronavirus in age-appropriate ways.

  • Keeping up to date with Government and Early Years Alliance information.

  • And acting in accordance with these updates.

At the present time, we are still running activities such as French Club, but this will be kept under close review and we will update parents and children accordingly.

We would appreciate it if all parents could support us to reduce risk by doing the following:

  • Encouraging regular handwashing.

  • Following Government guidance regarding coronavirus symptoms and self-isolation.

  • And letting us know if your child or anyone in your family is suspected of having coronavirus.

Please be aware that if children present with any symptoms that have been associated with
coronavirus whilst at TCG, we will need to contact parents for them to be collected as soon
as possible.

We will update you all with any further advice as we receive it. Information will be sent out
via email and on our Facebook page.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact the playgroup.

We thank you for your support.

All at TCG Ltd