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Your income and Covid-19 (PDF, 856 Kb)
What you need to do if your income is affected by the Coronavirus pandemic.
Written by Jim Boughey this is a practical guide to coping with a downturn in your income due to the measures implemented to limit the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic in the UK.
It tells you what to do and how to obtain the information you need to establish your current and future income & expenditure and obtain practical help & advice to survive until the current crisis has passed.
- Universal Credit
Universal Credit is a payment to help with your living costs.
Below is community information which we hope is useful. As the situation changes so we cannot guarantee that these details are all correct.
Information Booklet for Measham (PDF, 235 Kb)
Information booklet for Measham, produced by Leicestershire County Council and Measham PPG.
Due to the Parish Office being used as a vaccine centre, office staff are still working from home. You can get in touch the usual way by calling 01530 589583 or emailing email@example.com 9am - 3pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and 9am - 1pm on Friday.
For local updates, volunteer and help requests and general village information please go to the Spotted Measham Facebook page at
The food bank is being held at Measham Baptist Church on Friday mornings 9am – 10am. For more information please call 07542118878 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
There is a collection point in the Co-op store for anyone who can donate food.
Foodbank vouchers are available from the following
North West Leicestershire District Council
Measham Medical Unit
Church / Vicar
Citizens Advice Bureau
Vouchers are issued on the day only as an emergency.
Fairshare produce is also available on the day without the need for a voucher.
Measham Medical Unit go to their Facebook page for the latest advice and information https://www.facebook.com/meashamdoctors/ or website https://www.meashamdoctors.co.uk/ or Twitter https://twitter.com/MeashamU
Please visit the websites for the latest information.
Information relating to North West Leicestershire (refuse, enforcement, litter, housing etc):
Information relating to Leicestershire County Council (Highways, adult social care, waste sites etc):
Public Health England: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/public-health-england
World Health Organisation: https://www.who.int/health-topics/coronavirus
Government information https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus
If anyone has further information to add to this list, please get in touch with the Parish Clerk.