UPPINGHAM SURGERY PRESCRIPTION DELIVERIES

Due to the popularity of the Community Medicines Collection Scheme which has now ceased, Uppingham Surgery have set up a volunteer delivery service which came in to effect on 10th August. Deliveries to Ridlington are scheduled for Wednesdays.  Please order your prescriptions in the usual way and, if you wish to use the service, please request it when ordering. Uppingham surgery’s email address is uppinghamsurgery@nhs.net.  
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Ridlington Parish Council Brief – July 2020

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The Latest Situation As of 23rd July 2020 297,146 people have tested positive for Coronavirus in the UK. This includes both hospital testing data (pillar 1) and community testing data (pillar 2) The total number of confirmed cases in Rutland as of 9am Thursday 23rd is 98. There have been 23 COVID-19 related deaths recorded up to 10th July. Testing numbers in the county are high but the rate of positive tests low. The results will be carefully monitored as travel increases, to and from ...
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Volunteer Drivers Required – Uppingham Surgery

Please see below a letter from the Practice Manager - Vicki Abbott at Uppingham Surgery.   "Dear Volunteer, Volunteer drivers required We would firstly like to thank you for your support and dedication to both the practice and our patients over the last 4 months during these unprecedented times. We recognise as a practice that there is a real need to support our more vulnerable or those with increased needs in our community and that this must continue regardless of when lockd...
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CHURCH NEWS – Update

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From Sunday 5th July, 2020, our lovely church St Mary Magdalene and St Andrew’s will be opened for private prayer from 10am - 4pm on Sundays and Wednesdays.  Details about church services can be found on the Rutland Water Benefice website. You can download the order of service and readings from there too; Join the Rutland Water Benefice Facebook group and the Sunday service Watch party, or see the videos that make up the Watch party on Facebook, or see the service on The Rutland Water Be...
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FOOD BANK COLLECTIONS – July 2020

Oakham Foodbank have been delighted with the number of items that have been donated during lockdown and have asked if people can continue to be generous to help them support the 550 households already in receipt of assistance.  In addition, it is thought that the number of households to be supported will increase in the next few weeks as the furlough scheme comes to an end and sadly some businesses make redundancies. We will have our next collection from the Church porch on 15th July and the ...
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AGENDA – Parish Council Meeting (Planning)

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Notice and Summons to attend Parish Council Planning meeting Thursday 2nd July 2020 at 8:00 pm via Zoom All welcome   Members of the public are welcome to attend as observers and to speak on any matter on this agenda under Item 1.   AGENDA 1.     Public Participation 2.     To receive apologies and approval of absences 3.     To receive declarations of member’s interests and consider dispensations 4.     To consider Planning Application 2020/0585/FUL Retrospective c...
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CHURCH NEWS

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From Monday 15th June, churches may be open for private prayer, subject to risk assessment; appropriate cleaning and supervision; availability of hand sanitiser; advisory notices; non-access to hymn/additional spaces/prayer books etc… St Mary Magdalene and St Andrew’s Church will be opened shortly with further notice to be given. All cleaning/checks are currently being undertaken by David Harvey (Church warden) and Anne Harvey (PCC Secretary). If you would like to assist with the cleaning and/or...
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RIDLINGTON WALKING GROUP

Our monthly walks will recommence on Wednesday 1st July starting at 2pm outside the Village Hall as we are now able to exercise with up to 6 people and I am happy to prepare an appropriate risk assessment for the event. There will be 6 places available, in the first instance, so please contact Anne Harvey at acharvey@hotmail.co.uk if you would like to come along. If there are more, then I suggest we have 2 groups with staggered start times and perhaps have 2 walks planned - one longer/one ...
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