Swanage Community Coronavirus Information

This is an unprecedented, continually changing situation and we are all working to keep local residents safe. All services will be regularly reviewed to take into account the latest position and advice on Covid-19 from Public Health England.

Please visit the relevant pages on our website for further details regarding Swanage Town Council services.

At the present time the Town Council is experiencing a high volume of enquiries, your enquiry is important to us and we will endeavour to assist you as quickly as possible. We would like to thank you for your patience and understanding at this time.

Swanage Town Hall: 01929 423636  Email: admin@swanage.gov.uk

Swanage Information Centre:  01929 766018  Email: welcome@swanage.gov.uk

Swanage Town Council  &  Facebook page

Swanage Information Centre  &  Facebook page




Dorset Council's helpline

If you don’t have family, friends or a support network that can help you get the things you need, you can call 01305 221000, 8.30am to 5pm,  Monday to Friday, to get specific help and advice. Alternatively, you can email:


or fill in the online form: Dorset Council support form

For the latest news from Dorset Council please sign up to the e-newsletter

or visit Dorset Council's Facebook page

NHS Tel: 111 or please visit NHS 111 online 

Swanage Health Centre 01929 422231 (Mon-Fri 8.30am-1pm & 2pm-6.30pm) or for out of hours assistance please call NHS Tel: 111

For further information please visit:

Swanage Medical Centre website

Latest newsletter from Swanage Medical Practice

NHS Volunteer Service



Swanage Area Forum Newsletter                                                                       

Welcome to the Swanage Area Forum and Swanage & Purbeck Development Trust’s Coronavirus Special Newsletter. The newsletter provides a depth of informative detail as to how our community is coping, or plans to cope, with the Coronavirus crisis. 

Issue 1 (April 2020)

Issue 2 (May 2020)

Issue 3 (June 2020)

Issue 4 (July 2020)

Issue 5 (September 2020)

Issue 6 (October 2020)

Issue 7 (December 2020)

Issue 8 (January 2021)

Issue 9 (February 2021)

Issue 10 (March 2021)

Issue 11 (May 2021)

Issue 12 (June/July 2021)

Swanage Community Coronavirus Response (SCCR)

SCCR Facebook page

Swanage Neighbours Team Registration form 

N.B. Please note that the Town Council is not the data processor in respect of this information. It will be stored and processed by SCCR and the group’s Facebook rules can be viewed here: SCCR Facebook group rules.

Link Visiting Swanage

Link Visiting Swanage website

Tel: 07495 534171  Email: swanage@linkinglives.uk

Swanage Food Bank: Tel: 07759 230313

Swanage Indies deliveries

Swanage Indies deliveries Facebook page

A new delivery service working in conjunction with the shops listed below, providing free deliveries in Swanage. Please contact the shops direct, pay for your order, and Indies will deliver Monday to Friday. Order by noon the day before you want your delivery.

Chococo – chocolates and sweet treats - Tel: 01929 408288

Haymans Bakery – bread, cakes, pastries, sandwiches - Tel: 01929 422594

JJ Moore’s Butchers – meat, frozen ready meals, fresh fruit and veg - Tel: 01929 424891

Purbeck Deli – Tel: 01929 422344

Swanage Bay Fish – wet fish - Tel: 01929 422288

Swanage Dairy – milk, eggs, bread - Tel: 01929 427999

Veg box providers:

Bridgets Fruit & Veg website

Crab Apple Catering contact form

Gourmet Goats Facebook page - Order by 8pm for next day delivery (Monday to Saturday).

Norden Farm Shop website or Tel: 01929 480098



HMRC  Help and advice if your business is affected by Coronavirus (Covid-19)

HMRC are delivering a programme of webinars to support employers, employees and the self-employed through this period of disruption.

You can watch previous webinars and register for future webinars by clicking the HMRC link.

NHS  Get the latest NHS information and advice about Coronavirus (Covid-19)

GOV.UK The latest Government advice about Coronavirus (Covid-19) and Meeting with others safely (social distancing)

Age UK Information for the older community - Tel: 01305 269444   Email: enquiries@ageuknswd.org.uk 



General enquiries about Dorset Council's services should be made to Tel: 01305 221000, from 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.

For out of hours urgent assistance, please call 01305 221000.

In the case of an emergency, please dial 999.

Please visit: Dorset Council latest updates for current information regarding Dorset Council services.