COVID-19 FAQ Fridays with Dr Arif Rajpura

Dr Arif Rajpura, Blackpool Council’s Director of Public Health, will be taking part in a weekly briefing to address frequently asked questions in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic.

As part of FAQ Fridays, each update will see Dr Rajpura discuss the impact of the virus at a local level, explaining what is happening here in Blackpool and how we can all work together to stay safe. 

Submit your questions

If you would like to submit a question to be considered for FAQ Friday, please email Frequently asked questions or common topics will be selected for inclusion in each weekly update. Please note that emails will not be responded to directly.

For general enquiries, you can find out how to get in touch via the council's contact page.

FAQ Friday updates

Friday 7 August

Useful links


Friday 31 July



Friday 24 July



Friday 17 July

Read Dr Rajpura's update

Friday 10 July

Friday 3 July