Ellan Vannin Fuels has confirmed its Brown Bobby petrol station on Peel Road has been identified as a low risk Covid location.

In a statment, the company said: ‘We have been contacted by track and trace around half hour ago who have identified our Brown Bobby store as a Low risk location after one of our customers has tested positive for Covid-19. It is important to stress that the risk to the general public is low and regular cleaning and sanitising at the store is completed numerous times daily, as well as hand sanitising stations at the entrance to all our stores. Given the time between the visits and notifications the store has been deep cleaned numerous times during this period.’

The person is said to have visited the petrol station between:

  • 19th February between 4pm and 4.10pm

  • 21st February between 12.30pm and 12.40pm

However if anyone who has visited during the relevant time period goes on to develop symptoms of Covid-19, they are encouraged to self-isolate and contact 111 immediately.

The service is open from 8am to 8pm each day.

People who have been at our Brown Bobby store but have no symptoms are not being asked to contact Covid-111 at the present time.

We hope our customer makes a quick recovery.