Here's how the town's venues are preparing
There are currently 8,077 confirmed cases in the UK - 139 in Hertfordshire - and there have been 422 deaths in the UK.
As Britain comes to terms with the coronavirus, Hemel Today looks out how Hertfordshire County Council, hospices, hospitals, restaurants, leisure facilities and other venues are taking precautions in the town.
For more information visit gov.uk/coronavirus or call the NHS 111 service. Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.