Welcome to Wakefield Council’s COVID-19 communications resource centre

By supporting our campaigns you are helping us to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the Wakefield district and helping to keep us all safe.

For up to date Coronavirus (Covid-19) information visit our Coronavirus information page https://www.wakefield.gov.uk/about-the-council/coronavirus-information

Support for businesses

We are working hard to support businesses to work safely, providing a safe environment for staff and customers https://www.wakefieldfirst.com/covid-19/ 

YP School Pack Presentation


National lockdown video - download

National lockdown Twitter - download

National lockdown Faceboook - download

National lockdown Twitter and Facebook - download

National lockdown poster - download

Face coverings

It is mandatory to wear a face covering in most enclosed settings:

Face covering posters:

Face covering social media assets

Wakefield College TikTok H-F-S video - download
Local restrictions

Local Covid Alert Level Very High

West Yorkshire Very High restrictions poster (red) - download

Local Covid Alert Very High Social 1 - download

Local Covid Alert Very High Social 2 - download

Local Covid Alert Very High Social 3 - download

Local Covid Alert Very High Social 4 - download

Local Contact Tracing Service
Stick with six

Current government regulations states that you should not meet with more than six people:

Stick with six posters:

Stick with six social media assets

  • Stick with six Facebook graphic download
  • Stick with six Twitter graphic download

This campaign was introduced to reduce the spread of virus in our district. It informs residents about covid-19 symptoms and what to do if they have them.

Act now social media

Act now Facebook graphic 1 download

Act now Facebook graphic 2 download

Act now Facebook graphic 3 download

Act now Facebook graphic 4 download

Act now Facebook graphic 5 download

Act now Facebook graphic 6 download

Act now Facebook graphic 7 download

Act now Facebook graphic 8 download

Act now  Facebook GIF graphic download

Act now Twitter GIF graphic download

Act now web headers

Act now website header graphic download

Act now posters and signage

You can request the following printed items (while stocks last) by emailing Terry Ally

  1. Banner 6ftx3ft – "Act NOW to stop the spread of the virus" 
  2. Banner 6ftx3ft – "Act NOW if you have symptoms – isolate – get tested"
  3. Indoor signs A2 -  "Act NOW to stop the spread of the virus" download

  4. Indoor signs – A3  - "Act NOW to stop the spread of the virus" download

  5. Outdoor signs – A3  - "Act NOW to stop the spread of the virus" download
  6. Outdoor signs – A3  - "Act NOW if you have symptoms – isolate – get tested" 
Social distancing signage

Social distancing posters download

Social distancing floor stickers download



App image 1 download

App image 2 download

NHS videos (consequences)

Video 1 download

Video 2 download


We used memes on social media to highlight the restrictions when out and about in towns and city centres.

Meme 1 download

Meme 2 download

Meme 3 download

Meme 4 download

Meme 5 download

Meme 6 download

Meme 7 download

Meme 8 download

Meme 9 download

I never thought it would happen to me

View our "I never thought it would happen to me" videos here.

Stay on Santa's nice list

Facebook 1 download
Facebook 2 download
Facebook 3 download
Facebook 4 download

Twitter 1 download
Twitter 2 download
Twitter 3 download
Twitter 3 download

Holly-days at home download

Wakefield Cares card download

Hand Hygiene poster download

Find us on social media

Please share our content, here's where we are:


Twitter: @mywakefield

Instagram: mywakefield