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  • SINGLE ISSUE COVID UPDATES FROM GOV.UK

    Please find below the latest single issue Covid updates from Gov.uk Coronavirus (COVID-19) Space Agency backs space-enabled drones to deliver Covid-19 testing kits Page summary Drones delivering COVID-19 test kits and technology using space data to support vulnerable people are among the projects backed by new UK Space Agency funding. Change made First published. Time…

  • SUPPORT FOR PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES

    See latest “Support for People and Communities” bulletin from the Council. Dear resident, We hope you’re safe and keeping well. This week we are bringing you information on a number of service changes, updated advice for those who are shielding, and details of how we’re keeping the city safe during this next phase of recovery.…

  • GREEN HOMES GRANT

    A lot of residents have asked me about the grants that the Government are going to provide to be paid towards energy efficiency schemes in the home. The information I have at the moment is below. It seems that the grants will be available from September and as soon as I have any further updates…

  • WEST YORKSHIRE TRADING STANDARDS “SAFER” COVID SCAM ALERT NEWSLETTER ISSUE 15

    The latest West Yorkshire Trading Standards “Safer” Covid Scam Alert, Issue 15 is available. The link to the newsletters is at the end of the text below. “This weekly alert outlines trending fraud patterns during the current COVID-19 pandemic and what we can do to stay protected. There have been further reports of scams, doorstep…

  • Latest Covid Update From the Local Government Association (LGA)

    Please find below the latest Covid update from the Local Government Association: “Dear colleague, Today’s Number 10 Press Conference Today’s Number 10 Press Conference was led by the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Oliver Dowden. He announced that from this Saturday, 11 July, live performances can resume outdoors to socially distanced…

  • Latest Single Issue Covid Updates from Gov.uk

    See latest Single Issue Covid updates from Gov.uk, below: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Coronavirus support for business from outside government Page summary Public bodies, organisations and charities have produced additional resources that may be useful to employers and employees. Change made Added details about free recovery advice for businesses delivered by Enterprise Nation. Time updated 8:00am, 9…

  • Bramhope Coronavirus Community Help migration to a new group – Bramhope Village Volunteers (BVV)

    I have received the message below from the Bramhope Coronavirus Community Help group: “The end of shielding is on 1st August and on that date the activities of the Bramhope Coronavirus Community Help group will cease. It is proposed that residents who still need support after that date are transferred to a new group Bramhope…

  • Latest Single Issue Covid updates from Gov.uk

    See latest single issue updates on Covid from Gov.uk Coronavirus (COVID-19) Help and support if your business is affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) Page summary Watch videos and register for the free webinars to learn more about the support available to help you deal with the economic impacts of coronavirus. Change made The YouTube video about ‘Extension to…

  • Latest Council Covid Update 8th July

    The latest Council Covid update is below. I’m pleased to report that Saturday’s reopening of parts of the hospitality sector went well. Footfall on Briggate was higher than previous weeks, but was still significantly lower than the same day last year. Our NHS colleagues have asked me to share this important message across the city,…

  • Latest Single Issue Covid updates from Gov.uk

    See below, latest single issue Covid updates from Gov.uk Coronavirus (COVID-19) Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the community in England: July 2020 Page summary Provides data about the characteristics of people testing positive for COVID-19 from the COVID-19 Infection Survey. This survey is being delivered in partnership with the University of Oxford, the University of Manchester…