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Corbets Tey Public Toilets closed during lockdown

Havering Council have announced that they have decided to temporarily close the Corbets Tey Public Toilets, next to Upminster Library, during the current Government imposed lockdown. The reasons given for this are primarily related to public safety, to reduce the risk of the spread of coronavirus. All other

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Staying safe from Domestic Abuse

It may be the case that people living with domestic abuse could be at a higher risk than usual during the coronavirus lockdown. If someone at home is hurting you, or you are concerned for someone’s safety, help is still at hand. The freephone National Domestic Abuse Helpline

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Beware of fake coronavirus texts

We have been warned that fake coronavirus text messages are being circulated across the country by criminals. The texts claim that your movements have been monitored and that you have left your home on several occasions without good reason and must pay a fine. The texts then

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Payment to adult social care providers, personal assistants and the voluntary sector

Havering Council have announced a £500,000 package of support for adult social care providers, personal assistants and the voluntary sector to alleviate COVID-19 related financial pressures. The Council tendered for voluntary sector services to meet three outcomes (carers supported, social inclusion, peer support to build resilience). As

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Government Business Support website

In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Government have set up a new Business Support website, which provides support and advice for businesses and employees. The site helps businesses find out how to access the support that has been made available, who is eligible, when the schemes

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