Information regarding the COVID-19 vaccination programme and related health protocols can be found by clicking on the NHS COVID-19 Health Update (Edition 20) PDF link below or visiting our COVID-19 page.
Posted: Sat, 23 Jan 2021 10:48 by Kim Loader
The Parish Council is arranging for a defibrillator to be installed on the outside wall of the village school. A training session will be arranged in the village in due course for those who wish to take part, but due to the Covid-19 pandemic this is not currently possible and the Council will be looking at this again in the New Year (2021) In the meantime, however, the suppliers of the defibrillator... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 11:11 by Kim Loader
From 00:01 on Boxing Day (26 Dec), Huntingdonshire will be in Tier 4. That means:
No household mixing indoors
Only up to two people can meet outdoors in a public space
Non-essential retail, gyms, leisure centres and personal care outlets must close
A fuller summary of the restrictions can be viewed by following the PDF link below.
Posted: Thu, 24 Dec 2020 11:04 by Kim Loader
With covid-19 cases spreading rapidly in the UK new restrictions are in place from Thursday 5th November until Wednesday 2nd December. Dr. Liz Robin, Director of Public Health for Cambridgeshire and Peterborough talks about the new restrictions in her vlog which can be viewed by following the link below.
The Hemingford Hub is ready again to help the community of Hemingford... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 11:57 by Kim Loader
Unfortunately, due to Government order, the play areas and equipment must remain closed until further notice. The Parish Council understand that this is disappointing but it must comply with the order. As soon as Government advice changes the Parish Council will review the situation.
For further information please contact the Parish Clerk, Tel. 01954 210241 or firstname.lastname@example.org... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2020 06:42 by Kim Loader
You may have seen messages about COVID-19 'hotspots' in Hunts: please follow this link to a news release HDC have issued - https://huntingdonshire.gov.uk/news/communities-urged-to-social-distance-and-stay-alert/
Dr Liz Robin, Director of Public Health for Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council, has also posted a vlog explaining what it means that Huntingdonshire has reported some... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 29 May 2020 18:53 by Kim Loader
From today people across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are being urged to support a new NHS Test and Trace programme which will aim to track every single case of coronavirus in our communities to stop the infection spreading.
From now on, everyone is being asked to follow this three-step plan:
Step 1 - If you have one or more of the symptoms of coronavirus – a fever, a new continuous cough or... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 16:45 by Kim Loader
The day to day adjustments that many are having to make due to a stressful job or juggling working from home, coupled with responsibilities at home, are very stressful for many of us.
Maintaining and enhancing the emotional and mental health of everyone is critical during these turbulent times.
Therefore the Cambridgeshire Workplace Chaplaincy has launched a free helpline for anyone in the workplace... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 11:51 by Kim Loader
National help: Take part in COVID-19 research - University College London is running a study into the psychological and social effects of Covid-19 in the UK.
The results are being used to understand the effects of the virus and social distancing measures on mental health and loneliness in the UK and to inform government advice and decisions.
They are looking for adults in UK who are happy to take part... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 12:21 by Kim Loader
Now we're talking - coming together in isolation
Organisations across the county have joined forces to launch a wellbeing campaign and additional mental health support for people during the coronavirus outbreak.
'Now We're Talking', encourages people to get talking to combat loneliness whilst self- isolating, and to seek help if they are struggling with their mental health.
The campaign, led by the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 17:11 by Kim Loader