Please be aware of the following guidance regarding the smoke spreading from the nearby fires. If your child suffers from asthma/lung disease please ensure they bring appropriate medication into school with them.
‘Due to the potential health risk of the smoke combined with the hot weather Public Health England has issued the following North West Health statement.
‘If there is visible smoke stay indoors, keep your doors and windows closed and draw curtains to limit direct sunlight heating-up your home in the hot weather”.
“use fans to recirculate air within the house to help to keep cool”.
“wear lighter clothing!
“keep hydrated with cool drinks”
“if driving in smoky areas keep your windows up and switch air conditioning to recirculate to prevent drawing in outside air.
“individuals with heart or lung diseases such as asthma should ensure they have access to their medication and seek medical advice if their symptoms worsen from NHS111′