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Jubilee Cup Nominations

The Parish Council are seeking nominations for the 2019/2020 Jubilee Cup.  The Jubilee Cup is presented to an individual or an organisation from the village that has given their services to the community in the past year (1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020).  Nominations should be sent to: clerk@potterne.info by Friday 24 July.

Community Policing Team Report

The most recent Community Policing Team Report for Devizes Town and Devizes Rural can be found here PC Report June 2020 PC Report May 2020 PC Report March and April 2020 PC Report February 2020 PC Report January 2020 PC Report November-December PC Report October PC Report July-August PC Report June PC Report May PC…
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Consultation on Wiltshire Council reopening libraries safely during the COVID-19 pandemic

Message from Wiltshire Council:   Following instruction by Government, all Wiltshire libraries temporarily closed on 20 March in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, library services have been provided online, and via the Home Library Service to our most vulnerable customers. Our online video content has so far generated more than 83,000 views and…
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From Monday 8 June, you must book a slot before visiting a household recycling centre

From Monday 8 June, all visitors to a Wiltshire household recycling centre (HRC) must pre-book a slot to visit beforehand. You can book a slot three days in advance. This is an advance booking system, so you will be unable to book a same day visit to a HRC.   Full details are available on…
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Bonfires during the COVID-19 outbreak

This is the advice provided by Wiltshire Council There is mounting evidence that fine particles contained in smoke and other combustion emissions can cause damage to health and aggravate other health conditions. One study has even found extremely fine particles in brain tissue, linking it to dementia. During normal times this can lead distress and…
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Step up for Dorothy House and join our first ever virtual Big Breakfast 5k Fun Run

Between now and Sunday 21 June get positive, get some exercise and help raise vital funds for Dorothy House and patient care in your community! You can do a virtual 5k anywhere and at any time that suits you and you don’t even have to do it in one go! Do the 5k on your…
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Don’t delay seeking medical help because of coronavirus

Don’t delay seeking medical help because of coronavirus People living in Wiltshire are being advised not to let worries about coronavirus stop them asking for medical help for themselves or their children if they become ill, have a serious accident or have a concern about their health. They are also being warned that not seeking…
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Bonfires during the Covid-19 outbreak

Message from Wiltshire Council Bonfires during the Covid-19 outbreak Please avoid having any bonfires whilst the Coronavirus controls are in place. A lot of people at home are vulnerable and any one of your neighbours might have respiratory issues or even be fighting the Coronavirus itself. During this difficult time please think of others before…
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WILTSHIRE CHARITY IS HELPING BEREAVED CHILDREN DEAL WITH THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

          Wiltshire Treehouse, a children’s bereavement charity that works across Swindon and Wiltshire, is seeking to raise awareness about the effect coronavirus could have on children and young people, and the help that it can offer. As well as bringing back difficult feelings for children who have already experienced the death…
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