Coronavirus Information


Legislation came into effect 4th April 2020 permitting virtual meetings for parish councils and the public to attend including telephone conference.   This may revert to face to face meetings in buildings suitable for the public and press to attend after the election on 6th May, 2021.  Please contact the Parish Clerk/refer to the website/notice board. 

Official update re: Government uk text messages
Various scam text and e-mails have been sent to members of the public  on the lines of they have been recorded breaking new rules as going out daily several times and you are now fined.
Should you receive any of these for fines please do not respond but contact either essex police on 101 or 0300 123 2040 or 

BASILDON  coronavirus page - or Basildon 01268 533333 Option 1.

Please read the following links for Coronavirus Information

NHS - how to clean your hands

Contact Essex Welfare Service via or 0300 3039988 Monday to Friday 8.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. or Saturday or Sunday between 10.00 a.m. - 2.00 p.m.

Upcoming events:

Essex Wellbeing Service (EWS) - Monday to Friday 8.00 a.m. - 7.00 p.m. or
Saturday and Sunday 10.00 a.m. - 2.00 p.m. 0300 303 9988 or online.

Essex County Council Libraries - new customers can register RBdigital and Borrowbox with online membership 24/7 - e-books and e-audio books and e-comics, e-magazines and e-newspapers. 

Many Libraries have opened..  There are a limited number of computers available for 45 minutes. It is suggsted you book online or call 0345 603 7628 to check the availability of this service at your local library.

Park and Ride - Chelmer Valley Park and Ride in Chelmsford - advised to check on park and ride website for further information.

Rural Community Council Essex - Guide to Rural Community Resilience - providing tips for rural areas -
01376 574330 -  

Keep active at home: 

Mind matters:

Virtual Museums -


Sadlers Wells Digital Stage

National Theatre at Home

Royal Opera House Programme

Stop Loan Sharks Helpline Service - 0300 555 222 or - feel threatened or http://bitly/2vyzQyg - Information and Support

Should you need any other support/information which is not available to you, please contact the Parish Clerk on either or 07469702826 and every effort will be made to assist.

Date of notice: 
Saturday, 7 March 2020