Update 23 March 2020 from HM Government

 Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to do

 Stay at home:

  • Only go outside for food, health reasons or essential work

  • Stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people

  • Wash your hands as soon as you get home

Anyone can spread the virus.

Thurston Parish Council - COVID-19 Village Emergency Plan

COVID-19 NEIGHBOURHOOD AREAS

All of the village has now been divided up into the Neighbourhood Areas and postcards are being delivered to all residents informing them of their Neighbourhood Area Coordinators and how to contact then for asisstance with the list below:

  • Collection of medical/first aid supplies

  • Collection of shopping

  • Posting letters / collecting parcels

  • Support in dealing with self-isolation

COVID-19 SURVEY

By now all residents will have received the short survey on COVID-19 - Thurston Emergency Plan - COVID-19

If you have not completed the survey we still need to know those residents who would like assistance with:

  • Collection of medical/first aid supplies
  • Collection of shopping
  • Posting letters / collecting parcels
  • Support in dealing with self-isolation

The survey can be completed via:

Thank you and stay safe and healthy!

At Thurston Parish Council we are committed, through our councillors, staff and volunteers, to ensuring that we maintain the trust and confidence of the people we serve by keeping your information (i.e. personal data) private and secure. We regard the lawful and proper treatment of personal information as vital to successful working and to the provision of services to and on behalf of the community.

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Parish Council status 

The Parish Council is still functioning although the Parish Council office is closed during the current lockdown period. The council’s work continues but effective today - Wednesday 24 March 2020 - Vicky Waples, the Parish Clerk is working from home.

The postbox outside of the Parish Council Office will be monitored on a regular basis but it is advisable to use email as the best means of contacting the Parish Council.

To ensure that questions from the public are answered during this period, all enquiries should be made by email: info@thurstonparishcoucil.gov.uk or telephone: 07579 211938.