A STORE in Weymouth has closed following an outbreak of coronavirus.

Joys Convenience Store & Overcombe Post Office in Preston has been forced to shut after confirmed cases of Covid-19 with some members of staff.

no-one at the store, in Preston Road was available to comment but a message left on the answering machine said it will reopen on April 15.

The message said: "We have had an outbreak of coronavirus which had forced us to close.

"We will reopen on April 15. We're sorry for any inconvenience."

Public Health Dorset have been contacted for comment.

John Joys Home Delivery, which is a separate concern, is not affected.