Durham City MP Mary Foy self-isolating 'as a precaution' after Jarrow MP Kate Osborne diagnosed with coronavirus
A Durham City MP is self-isolating following Jarrow MP Kate Osborne’s coronavirus diagnosis.
MP Mary Foy has announced that she is self-isolating ‘as a precaution’ after being in close contact with Jarrow MP Kate Osborne.
And now Durham City MP Mary Foy has said she has taken the precaution of self-isolating in a bid to prevent the spread of the disease.
Announcing her decision on Twitter, constituents were reassured that the MP’s office will remain open.
The statement said: “As you may know, MP Kate Osborne has tested positive for Covid-19.
“As I’ve been in close contact with Kate, I’m self-isolating as a precaution.
“Our office will remain open, although we’ll not be accepting drop-ins.
“My thoughts are with Kate and I wish her a speedy recovery.”