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Covid-19 – Update 9

From the Government Communities Secretary, Robert Jenrick: I would like to update you on our response to COVID-19.   numbers As of 9 am today: 127,737 people have now been […]

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Covid -19 – update 8

Mobile/broadband support The UK’s major internet service and mobile providers, namely BT/EE, Openreach, Virgin Media, Sky, TalkTalk, O2, Vodafone, Three, Hyperoptic, Gigaclear, and KCOM have all agreed the following commitments, […]

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Bude law service offers virtual help

If you need legal help (wills, probate, contracts, power of attorney and so on) but find all the solicitors are closed, then Bude Legal Clinic is able to take a […]

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COVID-19 – update 7

NHS frontline staff first to benefit from Coronavirus testing   Dozens of universities, research institutes and companies across Britain are lending their testing equipment to 3 new hub laboratories which […]

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Culture at your fingertips during lockdown

Over the past week, arts and cultural organisations have launched a range of digital initiatives to ensure extraordinary national collections and performances can be enjoyed by everyone whilst following the […]

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COVID-19 – update 6

Official guidance on green spaces   The government’s priority is to save lives and the best way to protect yourself and others from illness is to stay at home. However, […]

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PM has Coronavirus

After experiencing mild symptoms yesterday, the Prime Minister was tested for coronavirus on the personal advice of England’s Chief Medical Officer, Professor Chris Whitty. The test was carried out in […]

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Some crimes drop, but domestic abuse increases during ‘stay at home’ restrictions

Devon and Cornwall Police says it will flex to maintain public safety and protect society’s most vulnerable members as the coronavirus (Covid-19) health emergency continues. The force has rapidly reallocated […]

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The Thanks a Million campaign for the NHS

Many people were heart warmed last night by the nationwide clapping for the NHS heroes working on the front line (often with limited resources and protection) to help fight this […]

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Coronavirus leads to unprecedented demand for Childline

Childline has experienced an unprecedented demand for its services as the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic starts to affect children’s lives. There have been over 900 counselling sessions with children and young […]

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New plans to help the self-employed during Coronavirus

  In the latest step to protect individuals and businesses, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has set out plans that will see the self-employed receive up to £2,500 per month in grants […]

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COVID-19 – update 5

Coronavirus scams Yes, you guessed it, scammers are making the most of this terrible situation so don’t be fooled. Members of the public are advised to be vigilant in the […]

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Stay home, protect the NHS, save lives, says Public Health England

This is a vital campaign update from the government about Coronavirus. It supports the stay at home messaging and the importance of this. Stay home. Protect the NHS. Save lives.

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COVID – 19 Update 4

Free parking for NHS and social care staff   The government will cover the costs of providing free car parking to NHS staff working in hospitals during this unprecedented time, […]

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Sainsbury’s update

From Sainsbury’s:   Keeping you and our colleagues safe Starting today, we will limit the number of people allowed in our stores and at our ATMs at any one time. […]

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