As Scotland continues in lockdown we’re all a bit fed up with being cooped up. But we urge you to stick with the current restrictions. Please stay home, stop the spread, and save lives.
They say that a week is a long time in politics. Clearly a month amidst Covid-19 is a very long time indeed.
It has been a different festive period for all of us and the start of 2021 has found us back in lockdown again despite our collective and individual best efforts over the course of 2020.
It’s a welcome return to our Community Bulletin after the festive period, so let us take this opportunity to wish you a happy new year.
After what has been a truly dramatic year, we are now entering a period when we would normally be partying with family and friends. However, this year we will all have a most unwelcome guest: Covid-19, a highly contagious and deadly virus.
We’re heading in the right direction! A Covid-19 vaccination programme is underway and, from 6pm today, Dumfries and Galloway will be in Level 1.
As we enter December and move towards Christmas and the New Year, we’re eagerly anticipating the roll out of vaccination against Covid-19 in our region.
Domestic abuse isn’t always physical; it’s a pattern of controlling, threatening and coercive behaviour that can be emotional, economic, psychological or sexual.
This year’s campaign will focus on raising awareness of consumer rights when shopping online, something that has become very necessary to most of us due to the pandemic.
The guidance advises all those local authority areas moving into Tier 2 that there should be no Remembrance Day events held at War Memorials this year and that organisations should now look to remember in a different way on the day.