Tags: coronavirus

Lockdown 3 comes into force

Lockdown 3 comes into force

The government have once again put the country into lockdown. Here's a handy poster so you know what you can and can't do until the lockdown is lifted.

Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 00:01 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Coronavirus

Changes to Tier restrictions announced from 31 December 2020

Changes to Tier restrictions announced from 31 December 2020

Tier 4: Stay at Home

Blaby District and the rest of Leicestershire will move to Tier 4 Covid-19 restrictions from 00:01 on Thursday 31 December 2020

This means that:-

  • People must stay at home except for very limited purposes (eg. for essential travel for work, education or medical appointments)
  • You cannot meet indoors with anyone not in your household or existing support bubble
  • You can only meet outdoors... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 18:41 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Government information, Local Information, NHS, coronavirus

New Tier 3 restrictions

New Tier 3 restrictions

New restrictions come in from 2 December 2020. Blaby District has been placed in Tier 3 (Very High) restrictions.

See the poster for details of how the restrictions will affect you.

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 00:01 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Government information, NHS, coronavirus

A guide to Thursday's new restrictions

A guide to Thursday's new restrictions

Blaby DC have prepared a guide to the new restrictions under Lockdown 2 from Thursday 5th November 2020 which can be found here - https://mailchi.mp/blaby/lockdown-ii?e=e06acd4022.

Posted: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 16:36 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Government information, Local Information, NHS, Newsletters, Other information, coronavirus

What does the local COVID alert level actually mean for you?

What does the local COVID alert level actually mean for you?

As part of the government's latest approach to control the spread of coronavirus/COVID-19, a new, three-tier system was introduced on Wednesday 14th October 2020 across England.

While Leicester and Oadby & Wigston have been placed in the High-risk tier, the rest of Leicestershire is currently Medium-risk, which is the lowest level.

Please click on the attached poster for further details of what the... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 20:54 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Government information, Local Information, NHS, coronavirus

New hotline launched to report COVID fraudsters

Coronavirus

A new hotline has been launched to stop fraudsters illegally targeting COVID stimulus schemes.

The COVID Fraud Hotline is open 24/7, 365 days a year on 0800 587 5030 or fill in the simple and secure anonymous form at Covidfraudhotline.org. You'll be doing the right thing to help ensure the public purse is protected from fraudsters.

For more information please follow this link.

Posted: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 16:25 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Government information, Local Information, Other information, coronavirus

Help from citizens advice.....

Citizens Advice Poster

Universal Credit from Help to Claim 0800 1448444

Managing debt from Money Advice 0116 4647239

Everything else from General Advice 0300 3302111

Posted: Fri, 09 Oct 2020 12:36 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, Other information, coronavirus

New COVID Information - Your guide to the latest restrictions following Tuesday's announcement

New COVID Information - Your guide to the latest restrictions following Tuesday's announcement

With the rest of the country seeing a rise in coronavirus cases, Blaby District has seen a significant increase over the recent weeks. Our rate is so high that we're at risk of additional measures. We must do everything we can to avoid a second lockdown as seen in the North West, North East, Wales and Oadby and Wigston.

Below is a guide on what's changing, the Rule of Six, the NHS Covid-19 App and local... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 16:44 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Government information, Local Information, NHS, coronavirus

Leisure Centre reopening dates announced

Leisure Centre reopening dates announced

Leisure Centre to reopen

Following a Blaby District Council meeting on Tuesday 28 July, Enderby Leisure Centre will reopen on Saturday 01 August. See below for details regarding both Enderby and Huncote Leisure Centres.

Enderby Leisure Centre

As mentioned, Enderby will reopen this Saturday (01 August). During the first stage of reopening, only the gyms, group exercise studios and golf facilities will... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 12:05 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Blaby District Council, Everyone Active, Local Information, coronavirus

Play area and fitness equipment reminder

Play area and fitness equipment reminder

The parish council reopened the Critchlow Road play areas and fitness equipment on Friday 24th July for everyone to enjoy.

Reopening the areas meant that new signage has been displayed in all areas which everyone wishing use the equipment MUST comply with. These requirements are quite simple, with people being asked to wipe down surfaces before they touch them, not gather in large groups, maintain social... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 13:26 by Clerk to the Council

Tags: Local Information, NHS, coronavirus