Halifax Bank has closed a call centre in Northern Ireland after a staff member tested positive for coronavirus.
The call centre sent 1,000 staff home or work from a contingency site, the call centre in the Gasworks area of Belfast is now closed for a deep clean.
Lloyds Banking Group, which owns Halifax, said: “The Belfast Gasworks building has been temporarily closed to allow for the appropriate areas of the site to be cleaned, after a colleague based there was diagnosed with Covid-19.
“Our priority is the wellbeing of the individual, as well as the colleagues and visitors to the building. We’re closely monitoring the developing situation and continue to follow official guidelines.”