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Help Available during Current Covid Restrictions

The following help is available during the current Covid restrictions:

First, details of the national help available for those who shielded during the Covid 19 Lockdown in March, including access to priority deliveries by supermarkets, should check what is available on the gov.uk web site detailed at the foot of this page.

Second, anyone who requires help or advice about any Covid related issue may call... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 15:26 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Covid 19, Health, Seaton Good Neighbours

The Charles Tryon Charitable Trust invites Applications for Small Grants

The Charles Tryon Trust Charity:

In the early 18th century a legacy was bequeathed by Charles Tryon for the benefit of the residents of Seaton and Thorpe by Water.

Residents, who may be in need of assistance, may therefore apply to the trustees for a grant. Alternatively, if a resident of the parish is known by someone to be in difficulty, then that friend may make an approach to the trustees on behalf... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 09 Nov 2020 14:33 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Charles Tryon Charitable Trust, News

Have You Signed up Yet to Receive the Latest Village News by Email?

During the last few years, Babs Gregory was kind enough to allow the Parish Council, the Village Hall and others to use her Neighbourhood Watch (NHW) list of email addresses to let people in the village know about forthcoming events, lost pets and the like. However, recent changes in the law on General Data Protection mean that this is no longer possible as addresses and other personal data can now... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 10:10 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Neighbourhood Watch, News, Seaton Good Neighbours

2020 British Legion Poppy Appeal

2020 British Legion Poppy Appeal

Unfortunately, due to coronavirus restrictions there will not be a door-to-door 2020 British Legion Poppy Appeal Collection in Seaton.

However, The George and Dragon will have poppies and a collection tin available from late October. You can also donate directly to the British Legion via their website: www.britishlegion.org.uk

Thank you for all your support in previous years,Vicky Sanderlin-McLoughlin... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 10:15 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Fundraising

Phase One of Seaton Playing Field Improvements Completed

Phase One of Seaton Playing Field Improvements Completed

This week the Seaton Parish Council completed Phase One of its 2020 plan to improve the Playing Field equipment. This has involved repainting all the equipment, new rigging and new roofs on the Uniplay Climber, and the installation of deep recycled rubber Tigermulch to ensure that Seaton children can play safely for years to come.

Thanks to John Mayfield and PlaySource for installing the equipment and... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 17:30 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Seaton Good Neighbours, Village Improvements

Lucky Numbers Winners for October 2020 Announced

Congratulations to James Dunseath and Daphne James who have won first and second prize respectively in the Seaton Lucky Numbers draw for October 2020.

The names of all winners and runners up for 2020 so far are detailed in the attached table.

Please contact Bob Williams if you would like to join the draw.

Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 17:10 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Lucky Numbers

North Luffenham Recycling Centre to Open on 19 May 2020 - Please Note Special Covid Arrangements

Rutland County Council is preparing to reopen North Luffenham Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) on Tuesday 19 May 2020.

The UK government has changed its guidance on the closure of recycling centres. These sites can now reopen only for bulk waste that cannot be stored safely at home or disposed of through other legitimate routes.

Staffing constraints mean it is not possible to reopen both of... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 18:30 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Covid 19, Services

John Mayfield Installs Smart New Fence to Stop Vegetables Escaping

John Mayfield Installs Smart New Fence to Stop Vegetables Escaping

For years there have been arguments about whether Climate Change is real. However, there can be little doubt that the weather is becoming more extreme and unpredictable. Early 2020 was extremely wet; local golf courses (for those of us who need such things) were waterlogged and often closed; and, the winds across the Welland Valley were strong and cold.

One consequence was that the wooden fence around... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 18:29 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Allotments, Village Improvements

Seaton Commemorates 75th Anniversary of V~E Day in Style

Seaton Commemorates 75th Anniversary of V~E Day in Style

The World may have been closed temporarily because of the global Coronavirus (Covid 19) during the first half of 2020, but Seaton Parish Council was determined to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe at the end of the Second World War.

The Covid pandemic prevented any mass gatherings, but Robin Clark lit the fireworks at 9.30pm and most of the villagers watched from their home or gardens.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 17:32 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Covid 19, Events

Seaton Village Hall Meeting postponed due to Covid 19

The public meeting of the Seaton Village Hall has been postponed due to Covid 19 prohibition of large public meetings. it is hoped that the meeting will be held in the autumn.

However, the Annual Report and accounts will be produced and placed on the Village Hall notice board on or around 13 May 2020 in the normal way.

Any comments or questions on these papers or other matters about the village hall... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 09 May 2020 12:18 by Nic Greenfield

Tags: 2020, Events, Seaton Village Hall

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