Archives for COVID-19

COVID-19

Aberdeenshire Council urges communities to stay local during initial phase of lockdown easing

Communities across Aberdeenshire are being urged to follow the latest public health advice following the publication of the Scottish Government’s phased approach to easing lockdown restrictions while still suppressing coronavirus. The route map unveiled last week gives details of a gradual four-phase move out of the current state of lockdown. During the introduction of Phase 1 on Friday (May 29)…
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Community Council

Partial re-opening of Household Recycling Centres

Aberdeenshire Council has confirmed it will re-open 12 of its Household Recycling Centres for bagged general waste, garden waste and electrical ; Residents of Aberdeenshire will be asked to book a slot online to control the volume of vehicles – cars and pick-ups only - accessing both the centres and surrounding areas at any one ; Details of the booking…
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Outdoor Access during COVID19

Quite a long post on Outdoor Access during COVID19, including information from the Scottish Government, NFUS and Aberdeenshire Council During the present situation many more of us are walking and cycling around Oldmeldrum and out into the local countryside as we take our daily exercise. It's worth remembering that it's lambing time and bird nesting season. Spring sowing is going…
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Oldmeldrum.org

is a community website run on behalf of the Community Council. We have made a few changes to the site recently to try to help the community to find help and resources during this difficult time. At the top of the site there are some new menu links. You will find information about shops and services revised opening times, links…
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Keeping up to date

Aberdeenshire Council provides a media roundup of the latest council and national news affecting our communities during COVID-19. Here is a link to the page with today's and previous days briefings. Aberdeenshire Media RoundupThere's also a link on the menu at the top of this site so you can find it again easily once facebook has forgotten it. :-)
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Some changes to the site

Information about essential local businesses and services during COVID-19. There have been numerous changes to opening times and services available from our local businesses. Much of the information about this is being shared on facebook. However, some people don't use facebook and the posts quickly slip down the "wall". So we've made some changes to the website layout today to…
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COVID-19

Foodbank, free school meals, CAS, etc.

Aberdeenshire Council - Arrangements for free school meals for those in need Families eligible to receive free school meals – not those offered universally in P1-3 – are to receive a payment to cover the cost of these (£ per child per week) directly from Monday, 30th March 2020. Payments will be sent in four-weekly instalments during term time. The…
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