Author: Community Editor
From this Thursday, March 4th, David Gaston will be presenting a new programme from 8 to 10pm. Have a listen to Smooth Grooves – it does just what it says on the tin, winds you down for the weekend.
Over 600 Gloucestershire residents have told Healthwatch Gloucestershire what they like and don’t like about the way their GP Practice communicates and interacts with them. In response, the local health and care champion has published its findings in a new report, Accessing GP Practices in Gloucestershire, and is calling on GP Practices to think more about […]
We would like to update you regarding County Council library services that are on offer during the National Lockdown and also notify you of changes coming soon to the eBook and eMagazine service. 1. eBook Service Update: Please read if you use the RBDigital eBook and eMagazine services On 25th February there will be […]
We are now seeing significant and sustained falls in the infection rate across our district. When England entered lockdown on 5 January Wychavon’s infection rate was 342 per 100,000. As of Monday morning (15 February) that had fallen to 168 per 100,000 which shows lockdown measures are working and that’s down to you and the […]
All eligible pupils who registered and received support during the October and Christmas holidays, will automatically receive vouchers for February. Parents and carers do not need to register again. Cllr Mark Hawthorne, leader of Gloucestershire County Council said: “Last year, we made a commitment to ensure that no child in Gloucestershire goes hungry during the […]
It was inspected by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) between 9 and 20 November 2020 and the report, covering the first peak of the pandemic between April and June 2020, has been published. It said GFRS had made a ‘positive contribution to your community’ and adapted well so it […]
Opportunities have been pledged by over 50 employers with nearly 80 placements available within the council itself, with a range of options including admin work, construction, marketing, social media, production, hospitality and retail. The Kickstart scheme offers six month paid placements to young people who are claiming Universal Credit and are at risk of long […]
A few changes to the NCCR programme schedule from this week. In The Moog is now repeated at 11pm Fridays, Cooler Classics is now repeated at midnight on Thursday. Ch-ch-ch-changes………….
Cases of Covid-19 are rising in this area. At the start of December the rate was 82 per 100,000 in our district and as of 8 January it was 396 per 100,000. You can now see the daily Covid-19 figures for yourself on the Worcestershire County Council dashboard. Our local NHS is currently under significant pressure. […]
We are receiving a large number of reports of Covid-19 breaches ofpeople staying in holiday lets , Air B n B and second homes. Guidance isclear and no overnight stays are allowed and you must stay in yourprimary residence unless there is a very good reason and exemptionin the restrictions (this also applied when we […]