Tags: Covid 19
Although vaccine delivery remains erratic and unpredictable, Rutland Health Primary Care Network is making good progress on the first stages of the Rutland COVID Vaccination Programme which started on December 21st 2020.
All the residents of the 11 care homes looked after by Rutland Health PCN practices have now received their first doses of the COVID Vaccination. Many care home staff have also been... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 12:22 by Nic Greenfield
The rates of infection for Covid 19 have increased significantly over the last few weeks. The rates in Rutland recently increased to over 300 per 100,000 population, and we are closely surrounded by areas with even higher infection rates. There is therefore no room for complacency and we must all strictly follow the national guidance to stay safe, protect the NHS and save lives.
This note reminds Seatonians... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 13:02 by Nic Greenfield
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
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
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
As most of you may know, Graham Biggs has been the lead photographer and keeper of the Seaton's history for many years. Speaking to him a few days ago, he suggested that the current Lockdown is a unique period in village history and that we should make sure that we capture it for future generations, so we can answer the question "What was life like during Covid 19?".
So, Graham would like your stories... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 17:45 by Nic Greenfield
Seaton Good Neighbours is a group of volunteers in Seaton that exists to help other residents during the Covid 19 Pandemic. They can help get shopping, collect prescriptions, walk your dog or simply call and have a chat. You can contact them by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by text to 07506 744288
The attached document lists some of the food options which they have arranged, including fresh meat,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 29 Apr 2020 17:00 by Nic Greenfield
Rutland County Council has launched a dedicated crisis helpline for anyone in Rutland who has been impacted by COVID-19 and has no one to support them.
The helpline is available to anyone who is following the government's 'shielding' guidance and has concerns about:
Access to food
Access to medicine
Feeling isolated and needing support
The crisis helpline is also for anyone who doesn't meet the government's... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 14:40 by Nic Greenfield
Rutland County Council and Uppingham Surgery have asked all villagers who have to collect prescriptions to do so using the Seaton Prescription Collection Service.
Doing this will help the Pharmacy plan and manage its workload; it will reduce the number of journeys and human contacts required; and, it will help reduce the spread of Coronavirus.
The attached document explains how the scheme works. Please... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 16:01 by Nic Greenfield