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COVID-19

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 on and farmers are out in the fields and on local roads with large machinery. The right of responsible outdoor…
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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 to businesses that offer delivery and takeaway services and links to local and national COVID-19 information sites. If you'd like…
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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 try to collate some of this and make it easier to find. You will find a couple of new menu…
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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 council is able to make this payment to families in the same way as is done for school clothing grants.…
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Cvd Links

Support and information during COVID19. Links to sites to keep you informed. National links at the top, local links lower down. National LinksReadyScotlandOfficial channel of the Scottish Government’s Resilience Division - preparing for and dealing with emergenciesNHS InformLatest guidance about COVID-19 from NHS Scotland and the Scottish Government, including social distancing and stay at home - links for vulnerable groupsLinks for Age Scotland, Disability Information Scotland, Citizens Advice Scotland, Parentline, Samaritans, SAMH, and many linksAberdeenshire CouncilLocal authorities and partner agencies…
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Walk-Run-Cycle

Going for a walk, a run, a cycle for your one form of exercise? Maybe share a photo from your are interesting routes and places around and through the town and in the nearby countryside. Farmers are still working and spring sowing is in full swing. There's lots to see and we live in a beautiful place. There a lot more people out for a walk on local roads. Remember to observe 2m social distancing and give other path users…
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