Eight members of staff at franchised dealers Evans Halshaw Vauxhall Wakefield have tested positive for Covid-19 and are now self-isolating. Public Health England is now working with the retailer, which remains open, and MD Gary Armstrong said the business had been fully inspected by the local authority. Anyone considered to be a contact will be alerted by NHS Track and Trace.

Renault Retail Group Cardiff has also reported two positive Covid-19 tests and 13 staff are now self-isolating. The retailer remains open and underwent a full deep-clean and sterilisation following the first positive test on 6 October.