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National lock down โ€“ older people bewildered and fearful again

National lock down – older people bewildered and fearful again

As we start another national lockdown, Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland has already seen a dramatic rise in calls from older people desperate for help with the basic essentials of life.

Across the city and two counties, the reality of the weeks ahead without support from friends and family, now unable to travel to offer help and... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Jan 2021 09:27 by Dawn Roache

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ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER.

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Atherstone Road, Measham.

The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Severn Trent Water to safely facilitate maintenance of flood monitoring equipment. The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure. The duration of the restriction is not anticipated to exceed a period of one night between 1st and 3rd March 2021. The... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 09:16 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community, Community Information

ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER.

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER HIGH STREET, MEASHAM

Leicestershire County Council Highways has agreed to a Temporary Traffic Regulation Order at the above location.#

A road closure is required on High Street between Leicester Road and Queens Street from the 16th January 2021 for up to two days. The Temporary Traffic Regulation Order will be implemented for public safety for Severn Trent Water to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Jan 2021 09:15 by Dawn Roache

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Key figures unite to call for big effort to beat virus

Senior council, health and police figures across the city and county have today (Friday, 20th November) made an unprecedented commitment to work together to drive down infection rates in the final days of the second coronavirus lockdown.

At a briefing this morning, they all expressed deep concern about a worrying surge in Covid-19 cases – with the days now being counted down to the end of the... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 24 Nov 2020 09:24 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Information

Hospice Hope

Hospice Hope are delighted to announce a new FREE Counsellor led, Long-Term Covid-19 Online Support Service for emotional and mental health.

We support people whose life expectancy or quality of life is affected by their condition

  • Do you know someone in your community or group who is struggling with Long-Term Covid-19 symptoms, at least 12 weeks post infection?
  • Do they need support?
  • Do they live in North-West... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2020 09:47 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community, Community Information

ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER.

A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Burton Road, Acresford/Acresford Road, Donisthorpe (see attached plan, weblink or scan QR code). The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Western Power Distribution and Severn Trent Water to safely facilitate new connections. The TTRO will incorporate temporary road closures. The duration of the restriction is not anticipated... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 07 Aug 2020 09:03 by Dawn Roache

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Little Teapots Playgroup

Little Teapots Playgroup

Little Teapots Playgroup

Posted: Mon, 01 Jul 2019 09:32 by Dawn Roache

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO LISTEN TO CHILDREN READ IN LOCAL PRIMARY SCHOOLS

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TO LISTEN TO CHILDREN READ IN LOCAL PRIMARY SCHOOLS

Can you spare an hour or two a week to listen to children read in a local primary school? Schoolreaders is looking for more volunteers to carry out this important role.

Reading time for many children at home and at school is often insufficient and according to Government statistics, one in four children are now leaving primary school unable to read to the expected standard. This can have a lifelong... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Apr 2019 08:59 by Dawn Roache

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๐Ÿ’Easter celebration ๐Ÿฃ at Measham Library

๐Ÿ’Easter celebration ๐Ÿฃ at Measham Library

Tuesday 16 April 10am - 7pm

Drinks, cake, tombola

Easter crafts to buy

Children's activities.

Join the Library (it's free just bring ID)

Come and talk to us about volunteering and come and see our fantastic accessible facilities!

Look forward to seeing you!๐Ÿ˜€

Posted: Tue, 09 Apr 2019 09:23 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Library, community information

Measham Community Library

Measham Community Library

Newsletter

Opening Hours

Tuesday 10-7pm

Thursday 10-1pm

Friday 10-5pm

Saturday 10-1pm

Mondays: Pilates 6pm – 7pm

Tuesdays: Knit-n-Stitch 10.30am

Yoga 7.30pm-9pm

Wednesdays: Stroke and Disability group 1pm-3pm

Thursdays: Walking group meet outside at 10.30am

Fridays: Rhymetime and Tales 10.30-11.30am for 0- 4yrs

16th April - Come along!

We are holding a crafts, tea, cakes and a tombola.

Advance notice!

8th... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Mar 2019 10:38 by Dawn Roache

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