An important message from your local NHS
Dear friends of the NHS, Your local NHS is currently under immense pressure from the impact of Covid-19.
Within our hospitals we are currently treating double the patients with Covid-19 than we did at the height of the first peak. More than a quarter of all our in-patients have the virus. The number requiring intensive care is also significantly... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 11:46 by Rowan Scholtz
The COVID-19 pandemic and the uncertainty of when life will return to normal can be difficult to think about and deal with. If you are concerned for your mental or emotional health and wellbeing, or that of a loved one, here is a list of advice and support services available to those living in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.
Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 11:55 by Rowan Scholtz
Many people, understandably, are taking this period of forced isolation to have a good clear out. That's great but please store what you want to dispose of until the municipal waste sites and charity shops re-open. Both were closed partly because of the need for social distancing but mainly because of the risk of staff becoming infected from the virus being on the goods disposed of/donated.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 14:26 by Rowan Scholtz
Use the link below to access Rutland County Councils Community Information, advice and support hub for:
Information for businesses, employees, and the self employed.
Information, advice and services offering help to people living in Rutland.
Information and advice for educational settings, parents and carers.
Changes and closures to Council Services.
Crisis helpline for vulnerable people.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 11:29 by Rowan Scholtz
A group of volunteers from all around Empingham have come together to create a plan to assist all our elderly and more vulnerable friends and neighbours through this challenging and difficult time due to the coronavirus outbreak.
If you, or a relative, are affected and need support please know that we are here to help.
We are working closely with both the Empingham Medical Centre, our local village shop... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 15:03 by Rowan Scholtz