Public Health England and the Department of Health & Social Care has issued updated guidance for managing a funeral during the coronavirus pandemic. This revised guidance applies in England.
The major updates include the following:
- Advice on the road map out of lockdown and activities that are permissible from stage 1b (29 March);
- Tweaks to advice on singing;
- Updates on international travel for those returning from non-red list and red list countries; and
- Updated advice on the roles and responsibilities of venue managers, event organisers and lead mourners
You can read the updated guidance here.