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£200,000 available to community groups from the Lincolnshire County Council Covid-19 Community Response Fund

Friday, 4th December 2020

From:       Lincolnshire Community Foundation Contact:   Sue Fortune:  01529 305825 November 2020 Subject:   £200,000 available to community groups from the Lincolnshire County Council Covid-19 Community Response Fund   The Foundation is working in partnership with Lincolnshire County Council to distribute DEFRA funds to local groups, charities and organisations working across Lincolnshire that are combating hardship including […]

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Updated Guidance RE Remembrance Sunday…

Friday, 4th December 2020

Remembrance Sunday The government has stated through various communication channels that outdoor Remembrance Sunday services at war memorials and local cenotaphs can still take place, but they should be reduced in size and observe strict social distancing. Communal services of remembrance inside places of worship will not be possible due to the new national restrictions. […]

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Resources relating to Covid-19…

Friday, 4th December 2020

The link below will take you to a drive which contains a number of information posters/flyers regarding Conid-19, which will be updated on a regular basis and are freely available to be added to your websites and social media pages https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1Zp5iC2K-W-aNBxlNhRnH1mmYdWtu57BH?usp=sharing  

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Revised Furlough Leave – 2nd November 2020

Friday, 4th December 2020

Revised Furlough Leave   2nd November 2020   The Job Support Scheme has been suspended until the start of December; possibly later.   Workers, including Employees and Agency Workers, can now be placed on Furlough Leave.   It is not necessary for a worker to have previously been placed on Furlough Leave.   The new […]

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Join the County Views panel

Friday, 4th December 2020

Councils across the Greater Lincolnshire area want to ensure that people, groups and organisations can have their say about their local area, helping us improve experiences or realise where we’re getting it right.   To make that easier, Lincolnshire County Council have launched a panel – County Views – and are looking for all kinds […]

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Coronavirus Update from NALC – 2nd November 2020

Friday, 4th December 2020

NALC has updated its coronavirus information. This includes an update on the latest government announcement. See the update below: The prime minister announced on 31 October 2020 that new national restrictions will come into force in England from 5 November. Guidance has been produced from the government and we will communicate any further guidance or changes to legislation […]

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Breakthrough Communications – Support and Guidance for Councils due to second national Lockdown…

Friday, 4th December 2020

In light of the government’s announcement yesterday evening, the team at Breakthrough Communications have been busy working on a six point plan of practical ideas that parish and town councils of all sizes should consider doing to ensure they are effectively communicating and engaging with their residents during the impending November lockdown, and beyond. Firstly, […]

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