Helen Flynn

Nidderdale playing its part in the national vaccination effort

The vaccination sites in Harrogate and Ripon have been keeping us all at Nidderdale Plus very busy, whether it is transporting people to their appointments, or providing teams of volunteers to help with marshalling at the site. Volunteer marshals We put out a survey, recruiting people to help at the vaccination centres, through our COVID …

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Are you on the Priority Services Register with your energy supplier?

What is it? The Priority Services Register (PSR) is a free service which gives you extra help and keeps you safe. This could be if there was a power cut or an interruption to your gas supply, or if you need larger print bills, someone to read your meter more often, or specific support when …

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COVID-19: Your Questions Answered by North Yorks NHS

Amanda Bloor, North Yorkshire Clinical Commissioning Group’s Accountable Officer, will be taking part in a Covid-19 question and answer session hosted by North Yorkshire County Council at 7.30 on Wednesday 20 January. If you have any burning questions you want to ask about vaccinations, or other COVID matters, this would be an excellent event for …

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Health leaders call for patience as COVID-19 vaccine rollout accelerates

Health leaders in North Yorkshire and York are urging people to be patient as the phased rollout of COVID-19 vaccinations accelerates. The NHS is currently offering the COVID vaccine to people most at risk from coronavirus. There is no need for patients to get in touch with their GP surgery – their surgery will contact …

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Lockdown Mark 3: What you can and can’t do

The Prime Minister addressed the nation last night outlining a national lockdown in England. In summary: England will be entering a national lockdown, the Government is instructing people to stay at home and this will be backed up with legislation  People will be permitted to leave home for limited reasons, including shopping for essentials, work if you cannot …

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NORTH YORKSHIRE MOVES INTO TIER 3 FROM 31ST DECEMBER

From 00:01 on 31st December, North Yorkshire and York moved into tier 3. For information on tier 3 restrictions please visit the .GOV.UK website. We are still awaiting more information about library regulations and whether browsing is allowed. Click and collect is still available as is booking computer time. We are still operating our community transport …

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We won! Our wonderful volunteer drivers, worthy winners at JPI Media “Big Thank You” Awards

At a live, Yorkshire-wide, on line awards ceremony on Friday 11th December, our team of volunteer drivers were one of the 10 winners of the “Big thank You” Awards, announced by Harry Gration! (Sandra Walker is pictured above receiving the award on line from Harry Gration.) The awards have been set up by the Yorkshire-wide …

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