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Havering Dementia Action Alliance Film

In December 2018, the Healthy London Board commissioned a short film to be made on dementia services in London. They decided to highlight the work of the Havering Dementia Action Alliance. Attached is a link to the film, that highlights Havering as a dementia friendly borough.

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Hall Lane Pitch & Putt – Update

The proposal to sell the Upminster Pitch and Putt site (not the planning application – this is a separate matter) was brought before the Council’s Overview & Scrutiny Committee last night (Tue 2nd) at the Town Hall. This meeting was a chance for the sale to be

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Community Litter Picking – Borrow the Kit!

In support of the Great British Spring Clean, this year the London Borough of Havering have created five ‘Litter Picking Hubs’ where residents and community groups can borrow a litter picking kit to give their street, local area or park a spring clean. For further information see

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Universal Credit – Help to Claim via Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice Havering have launched a new ‘Help to Claim’ service to assist people to make a Universal Credit claim and support them through the application process. The trained advisers can help an individual to: –              Set-up their Universal Credit account. –              Complete their claim to-dos. –              Verify their identity.

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Deyncourt Ladies Probus Lunch Club

The Deyncourt Ladies Probus Lunch Club meet every 3rd Wednesday of the month (except August) and welcome new members who are retired. Meetings are held at the Masonic Centre, Deyncourt Gardens, Upminster. Meetings commence at 11.30 am, lunch is 12.00 pm and they have a speaker to follow.

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TfL Line Closures 30/31 March

Tfl have informed us of the following rail line closures in our area this weekend – On Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March, there will be no service between Romford and Upminster. This is due to Crossrail construction work. Use local bus routes 165, 248 or 370.

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