Register if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus. For example, you’ll be able to ask for help getting deliveries of essential supplies like food. If you’re not sure whether your medical condition makes you extremely vulnerable, register anyway. You can register yourself, or on behalf of someone else. https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus-extremely-vulnerable […]
Organisations and Help Available to Local Residents in Herne & Broomfield Area
For the safety of our residents and as all play areas are being locked, we have today locked the Multi Use Games Area – Ball Court in the Cherry Orchard Playing Field, until further notice.
Our Parish Council Office in the Herne Centre is now closed to visitors but people can still email our clerk firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01227 742700, all answerphone messages will be picked up. If anyone is in need they can contact the parish office by phone or email. . Leaflets are currently being distributed to […]
A recent history Group meeting was well attended. ‘Doing Our Bit’ was presented by Steve Hookins – a regular at WW2 enactments who gave a lively sometimes irreverent and light hearted presentation in the guise of ‘Mr Foreman’ of the Emergency Road Repair Service. He spoke about the roles carried out by some of the […]
From next week (w/c 23 March), all garden waste collections will be suspended for the foreseeable future. Serco’s crews have been severely reduced due to illness and self-isolation. There are just not enough people to carry out the garden waste service and the focus must be on other types of collections – food waste, […]
We are trying to navigate through uncharted waters and there will be many in the coming weeks that will be on Statutory sick pay etc., rather than their normal salary, which will leave them in financial difficulties and in need of the food banks. With the panic buying that is currently taking place, the food […]
Scammers and criminals are already looking for opportunities to scam people as a result of the Coronavirus / COVID-19 pandemic. Happily, there are many more stories of kindness and generosity but we want to make people aware of the scams as they emerge – which they seem to be on a daily basis. We have […]
Peters Produce in Herne Bay are making daily deliveries to customers who are self isolating, in Herne and Broomfield. There is no charge for this service, telephone 01227 741548
Our County Councillor, Alan Marsh, has informed us that all bus passes for over 60’s can be used at anytime to allow them to get to supermarkets etc.