The Prime Minister’s latest briefing on Sunday 22nd March emphasised even further the need for people to stay at home wherever possible and to continue social distancing. To protect the most vulnerable in our society and reduce the strain on the NHS, particular individuals with health conditions wil


Each week, I aim to post a message for families based on the positives that have happened over that period.  Of course there will be times when we have to provide other messages that are necessary and which, unfortunately, can add to the concerns. However, this will be an opportunity to lighten the


The attached letter is written by Caroline O’Neill – the council’s Strategic Director for Children, Adults and Families.  The letter makes very clear that the expectation in these challenging times is to keep children at home, wherever possible; this includes the children of Key Workers.  We do no