A Few Words from our District Councillor Maggie Wright

In an ever changing situation COVID-19 Monday 30th March 2020

Please stay safe and follow government guidelines on social isolation.

As you will now be aware Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland have declared a major incident in response to the Coronavirus outbreak. The Police have taken the Chair/lead of the Strategic Coordinating Group of the Leicestershire Resilience Forum. LCC and Blaby DC will work together to protect those in the County/District on the "Shielded List" who are classed as "extremely vulnerable". A Community Hub has been established. A Helpline is available which is 0116 2750555.

Both County Council and Blaby District Offices are now closed to the public. Essential workers and essential services only. But websites have valuable information.

www.blaby.gov.uk

www.leicestershire.gov.uk

www.Gov.uk

https:/t.co/PLxDtcOH21 (COVID-19: Support for businesses)

The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership also has information to help businesses.

The key national web pages are:-

NHS Coronavirus

Gov.ukcoronavirus

Waste and Recycling - If your household is affected by Cornavirus

Double bag any contaminated waste.

Put in place away from pets/people for 72 hours

Thank You - I would like to send a MASSIVE "Shout Out" to our key workers in the Fosse Villages. THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU!!! Thank you also to our schools who are open for children of Key Workers.

Thank you to all our Good Neighbour and Volunteer schemes operating in the Fosse Villages. There is a Community Grant Scheme available from LCC Full details of the fund, including an on-line application form can be found on the Leicestershire Communities Website.

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 18:02 by Elaine Foxon

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