Tags: Press Releases
Two Chesterfield publications have united to continue to serve their local communities during the Coronavirus crisis. A combined April 2020 edition of 'Twist' and 'Wings' is published this week, but you can read it here https://www.yumpu.com/en/document/view/63183429/twist-and-wings-april-2020
Heron Publications produce both titles - 'Twist' in Chesterfield and 'Wings' in Wingerworth, Tupton, Ashover... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 12:27 by Sara Atkinson
The nation is looking for up to 250,000 volunteers to help up to 1.5 million people who have been asked to shield themselves from coronavirus because of underlying health conditions. Members of the public can sign up quickly and easily at goodsamapp.org/NHS to become NHS Volunteer Responders, and can be called on to do simple but vital tasks such as:
- delivering medicines from pharmacies;
- driving patients... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 11:04 by Sara Atkinson
Did you know there is a way to ask for police help in an emergency situation, even if you are unable to speak?
With increased measures to restrict the spread of coronavirus, many people in our communities are now isolating within their homes.
Sadly, this means that we may see a rise in cases of domestic violence and child abuse as families and couples are spending more time in close quarters than ever... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:36 by Sara Atkinson
PARISH COUNCIL NEWSLETTER 4
CORONAVIRUS COVID19 INFORMATION
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:35 by Sara Atkinson
Please help your neighbours who may be self-isolating during the coronavirus pandemic. Please download and fill in the form below and post it through the door of anyone who may be self-isolating or in the 'at risk' groups to help out where you can.
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:32 by Sara Atkinson
North East Derbyshire District Council and Rykneld Homes, have set up a Community Support Team
to help provide advice and support to those affected by the Covid-19 virus.
The purpose of the Team will be to;
* Identify those in need
* Match the emerging needs of the community to existing support across the district
* Re-direct District Council resources to meet the new growing demand
The District Council... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:31 by Sara Atkinson
For the latest information on the coronavirus in Derbyshire, please visit the Derbyshire County Council website:-
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:30 by Sara Atkinson
You, Coronavirus and staying safe online
We all have enough to be concerned about from the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. That's why our online experts have put together some top tips about how to protect yourself, your loved ones, finances and devices from the scams that are currently circulating. As well as advice about keeping yourself and your organisation protected whilst working from home.
To... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 11:20 by Sara Atkinson
DERBYSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL
EMERGENCY TEMPORARY BRIDLEWAY CLOSURE
PUBLIC BRIDLEWAY NO. 140
WHEN: 26th March 2020 to 15th April 2020.
WHERE: Close Public Bridleway No. 140 from its
junction with Public Footpath 120 to its junction with
Public Footpath 121.
REASON: To facilitate public safety due to damage
to the retaining wall.
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: No alternative route recommended.
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 10:16 by Sara Atkinson
We are offering advice to parents and carers on how they can help young people stay safe online.
With many children currently being taught at home, youngsters may well spend more time on tablets, phones and laptops than usual.
We want to help children stay safe and are encouraging adults to think about what youngsters may be accessing online.
The most effective ways to keep a child safe are to
1) show... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 11:01 by Sara Atkinson