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Staying Safe in Our Facilities

Please read the following guidelines to keep yourself and others safe when visiting our facilities. 


For everyone’s safety, we will be asking our customers to wear face coverings when entering and moving around Council facilities including leisure centres, community centres and exhibition spaces. However, customers will not need to wear a face covering during exercise or activities.
 
Additional signage and a supply of face coverings will be provided at entrances to facilities. Floor markings will also encourage social distancing when queuing for activities and marshalling will help during peak times.
 
While you are using our facilities we ask that you follow the guidance below:

  • Adhere to social distancing

  • Wash your hands regularly and thoroughly with soap and water or alcohol based hand sanitisers which are provided within the facility

  • Avoid touching your face and hands

  • If you need to cough or sneeze use a tissue and bin after use

  • Do not shake hands

 
 
We ask that you DO NOT visit any of our facilities if you or someone you live with has any of the following:

  • A high temperature

  • A new, continuous cough

  • A loss of, or change to your sense of smell or taste

  • If you have met any of the above criteria please return home and follow the current government advice on self-isolating.

 
Information about COVID-19 and its impact in Northern Ireland can be found on the NI Direct website.

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