COVID-19 Information in Community Languages
www.nhs.uk/coronavirus is the definitive source of up-to-date guidance, in plain English
Doctors of the world – written information in 36 languages with more being added
Public Health England (a smaller range of languages and Easy Read)
Posted: Thu, 16 Apr 2020 12:46 by Tina
Leader of the Council, Cllr Samantha Hoy has warmly welcomed the decision from the Council's Town Clerk, following liaison with the Chairman of the Policy and Resources Committee and the Leader of the Council to donate £1,000 to 50 Backpacks Vision (Wisbech) to assist in the local charity's efforts of food distribution to vulnerable residents across Wisbech and neighbouring villages. Cllr Hoy... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 15:08 by Tina
Acting as a bridge between Wisbech Town Council and the Wisbech community, several Town Councillors have teamed up to identify vulnerable members of the community, particularly Wisbech residents but also businesses during this extended difficult period. The team, co-ordinated by Leader of the Council, Councillor Samantha Hoy, includes forthcoming Mayor of Wisbech, Cllr Aigars Balsevics, Cllr Steve... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 12:50 by Tina
An update from Fenland District Council with some frequently asked questions regarding Covid-19
We have received a few enquiries this week, our response to which I thought to be worth summarising and sharing with wider partners. Hopefully, this information will be of use, apologies if you are already aware of some of it. As ever please do feel free to get in touch if you have any other concerns or queries.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 02 Apr 2020 12:13 by Tina
March 2020 Update from Public Health England on Covid-19
Please see attached update for full details.
Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:31 by Tina
Response to the Scoping Opinion for Medworth Energy from Waste Combined Heat and Power Facility (Wisbech)
The Planning Inspectorate Case Reference: EN010110
Response provided by Mo Stewart, Retired healthcare professional, Wisbech resident March 2020
This is Mo Stewart's contribution to the Wisbech Anti-incinerator Working Party.
Photo credit: TG Wisbech Town Council
Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 10:20 by Tina
Age UK information and resources for Wisbech. See attached sheets for resources further across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.
Age UK information sheet for Wisbech
50 backpacks is a local organisation who is a homeless support group - they are now also providing care packages to any over 70s in dire need. Contact 01945 463306 for support.
Lamb & Flag Welney, Wisbech essential groceries local delivery... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 10:39 by Tina
The Cambridgeshire Coronavirus Community Fund is open to constituted community organisations throughout Cambridgeshire (including Peterborough), who are supporting isolated older and vulnerable people at this time.
Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 14:10 by Tina
PHE has published a series of advice notes to assist various organisations in providing advice on coronavirus, preventing the spread of respiratory infections, managing suspected or confirmed cases, providing advice to individuals who have travelled to specific areas, and action to take if people come into contact with someone who is self-isolating or a possible or confirmed case of COVID-19.
Guidance... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 05 Mar 2020 10:35 by Tina
Highway Events Diary which highlights all known events that will have an impact or take place upon the public highway. The diary features events across Cambridgeshire and you are able to sort and filter the diary to show events in your immediate area by using the down arrow in the title bar.
8th March, Cambridge Half Marathon. The popular running event returns, taking in the scenery... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 03 Mar 2020 13:06 by Tina