Covid-19 and other matters
It is a little while since I wrote a covid update. We have had a lovely summer and the spread of covid seemed under control. Sadly that has not continued and even here in Rutland numbers are rising, although not to the level we have seen elsewhere in the UK. The news that pubs, clubs and restaurants now have to close at 10pm takes me back to the days... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 19:36 by Cathie Gwilliam
We are pleased to confirm that your organisation has received the bronze award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS).
We would like to thank you for your statement of intent to support defence personnel. The ERS recognises commitment and support from UK employers for defence personnel. The scheme comprises bronze, silver and gold awards for employers who support those who... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 17:13 by Cathie Gwilliam
If your child attends The Kings School, Peterborough, you will need to get your student ticket as soon as possible. https://www.centrebus.info/bus-services/rutland/r47/
As this is a service bus it will be operating to national guidelines for public buses such as the compulsory wearing of face masks. More details can be found here https://www.centrebus.info/news/student-ticketing-autumn-term-2020/... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 10:48 by Cathie Gwilliam
FREE Online Loneliness Awareness Sessions
Covid-19 has had a huge impact on the issues of rural isolation and loneliness across the UK. It is widely estimated that 1 in 4 of us (that's over 165,000 people) living in Leicestershire and Rutland have suffered the unwanted feelings and negative impact of loneliness as a result of lockdown and ongoing social distancing measures.
Just as anyone can feel lonely,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 12:30 by Cathie Gwilliam
Tommy's Close Playground Area
CLOSED Until March 2021
The Trustees of the playground met on the 23rd July and for the following reasons sadly decided the Playground could not be re-opened this year.
We could not meet the measures required to make the area Covid safe, based on latest issued guidelines
The playground equipment needs renovation and replacement in the next 7 months
The area will be left for... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 13:55 by Cathie Gwilliam
As part of an initiative launched by Rutland County Council to mark Armed Forces Day, Edith Weston have signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant. We will continue to support the serving personnel, reservists, veterans and military families in our community because we appreciate the important role they play.
For details please see the signed Covenant attached.
Edith Weston Parish Council... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 13:38 by Cathie Gwilliam