Covid-19

Covid News:

  • CDC COVID Team visit to the Village Hall
    Click: Details of a visit from the CDC COVID team to the Village Hall. CDC Covid Team Visit 18.11.2021…
  • COVID-19 update 30 July 2021
    Click: Gloucestershire County Council sent this bulletin at 30-07-2021 09:23 AM BST Key messages Getting both doses of the COVID-19 vaccination is still our best chance of protecting ourselves from …
  • Further £3.1m provided to Gloucestershire’s care providers to fight Covid-19
    Click: Gloucester County Council Press Releases – 28 July 2021 The county council will use the extension in government funding to continue their support for care providers working to prevent …
  • Stay vigilant to stop Covid in its tracks
    Click: Gloucester County Council Press Release – 15 July 2021 As we approach the next step in the Government’s roadmap (Monday 19 July), the county council is encouraging people to go forward …
  • Regular rapid testing remains vital to slowing the spread of COVID-19
    Click: Gloucester County Council – Press Release – 28 June 2021 As Covid cases continue to rise sharply in Gloucestershire, the county council is urging residents to get their …
  • Rapid COVID-19 test kits now available at five city libraries
    Click: From today (Wednesday 16 June) you can collect your free, rapid COVID-19 test kits from one of five libraries located in and around Gloucester City. Regular, rapid COVID-19 tests are for …
  • Pharmacies to take lead on community rapid COVID-19 testing
    Click: GCC – Press Release – 12 May 2021 More than 100 pharmacies across the county are already set up as collection points for FREE rapid COVID-19 tests. From next week, people will also …
  • Covid 19 – Fraud Guide
    Click: Covid 19 – Vaccine Fraud Guide. Criminals are using the COVID-19 vaccine as a way to target the public by tricking them to hand over cash or financial details. They are sending …
  • Road Map to Recovery
    Click: The threat of coronavirus remains substantial, with the numbers in hospital only now beginning to fall below the peak of the first wave in April. However due to the extraordinary pace of the …
  • New rapid, regular testing site to open in Cirencester
    Click: The county’s second COVID-19 community testing site will open in Cirencester on 17 February – the facility will use Lateral Flow Devices (LFDs) to provide rapid, regular testing for people …
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) – DOT.GOV useful links
    Click: This information is from https://gov.uk via a daily email. Highly recommend you sign up for it, as its an unbiassed news feed. I won’t do another update, as I am sure you will sign up …
  • Coronavirus vaccines – SCAM
    Click: Message from: PC 2201 Nick Westmacott. I have been made aware that there is a scam regarding the coronavirus vaccine which is sent by text message. The text is made to look like it comes from …
  • National Lockdown
    Click: The latest guidance from https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus You must stay at home. This is the single most important action we can all take to protect the NHS and save lives. You must not leave …
  • Village Hall Closed due to Covid-19
    Click: The Trustees and Management Committee of the Upper Rissington Village Hall advise you that following Government regulation and guidance the village hall will be closed to all persons from 0001 …
  • The village is now in Tier 4
    Click: This are poster can be found on https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus website that fully explains all the appropriate restrictions.…
  • Vaccination Programme
    Click: The information below is extracted from the NHS website on 18 December, for the latest information visit this link. https://nhs.uk/covidvaccine Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine The coronavirus …
  • Village Hall open as of 2 December 2020
    Click: This information is extracted  from the VHT website dated 30 November 2020 and does not necessarily convey the views of the council. After careful consideration, the Village Hall Management …
  • Casual workers required to assist Covid Testing in Cirencester
    Click: Information from Gloucester County Council: As part of our details of parishes and Covid-19 Volunteer groups that we hold, we are contacting you about a casual work opportunity that may be of …
  • Gloucestershire Tier 2 and Assaults on Emergency Workers
    Click: Gloucestershire to be in Tier 2 from this week With the end of national COVID-19 restrictions just days away, the Government has today confirmed Gloucestershire, along with the majority of the …
  • GCC Covid updates for the area
    Click: Please visit our page by clicking below: Gloucestershire to be in Tier 2 from next week Testing Unit locations – Gloucestershire County Council …
  • Young Gloucestershire – supporting young people’s health
    Click: Young peoples’ health during the Covid-19 lockdown is to take top priority with new initiative from Young Gloucestershire and the Cotswold Community Safety Partnership. The Cotswold Community …
  • Information regarding care homes and visits during Covid 2nd Lockdown
    Click: Please see attached letters for care home providers, and residents’ family and friends, with new local visiting guidance, which GCC will send out today. The general principles for care home …
  • Mental Health issues during Covid-19
    Click: Information from: https://www.rehab4addiction.co.uk During the COVID-19 pandemic, there will be a lot of information about the virus and its effects on mental health. That’s because …
  • Lockdown Support Grant for local businesses!
    Click: Information from Cotswold District Council. We are aware many business owners will be worried about the financial implications of having to close due to the new lockdown restrictions on …