We are coordinating activities and help in the community and it is hoped that residents will be taking what action they need to protect themselves and especially anyone they know who could be vulnerable to the infection or isolated.
The printed ‘Timsbury Letter’ newsletter is being printed as normal – see details here. A regular NEW short eNEWSLETTER is sent to you in an email occasionally if you register on right of this page. See also Timsbury Rocks facebook page.
Local Timsbury – UPDATE 27th July
St Mary’s surgery is offering phone appointments before seeing patients in person 01761 470880.
The medications delivery service is boosted with ID checked, trained extra colleagues. Anyone who is NOT self isolating can pick up prescriptions for friends and family as long as they do not show symptoms of Covid-19 as they will not be allowed in. Phone the Pharmacy for requesting a delivery 01761 470476 or email email@example.com
Home delivery services of groceries and more by local businesses.
Take Aways: Our Plaice Wednesday, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays evenings order & pay online or phone 01761 470 516
Also Connies takeaway service Wednesday to Saturday, 9.30am to 2pm.
Tennis Court is OPEN: Singles and doubles may be played and players do not need to be members of the same household. Booking and requirements for safe play are now on the Conygre Trust website https://conygre-hall-timsbury.co.uk/news/.
The Play Area in the recreation field is OPEN with safety rules to avoid infection through the equipment and by avoiding close contact and infection. See details here.
Post Offices near us and opening times can be seen here. A new service in the village is being planned for later.
Newspaper delivery – McColls in Radstock have taken this over and sending to a paperboy in Timsbury who will deliver to your house. Then you pay McColls on account. Phone McColl’s on 01761 434299. Or you can set up an account through this site.
Timsbury Parish Council will continue to operate remotely as best it can making decisions that support the village in any way it can within its resources and powers. The Parish Council has decided to continue to support its staff and some of its contractors in principle and to ensure their long-term viability.
Generally, it is hoped that residents will help others with practical matters and support, as long as they carry out the protection measures and self-isolation as required. This is a great village – we can do it!
Conygre Hall run by The Conygre Trust is open using safe arrangements. See details here.
Allotments can be worked as they are exercise following national guidance here.
Reminder List for personal Admin if you get sick: Here is a handy list for contacts etc. to be prepared in case you are get ill quickly.
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Help from B&NES Services if you are isolating: See what is offered and phone 0300 247 0050 for the Compassionate Community hub – details what is offered is here.
Businesses which need to access urgent financial help from the Government due to Coronavirus (Covid-19) can do so by using B&NES Council online form to register for a business grant can be found at https://beta.bathnes.gov.uk/register-business-grant-due-covid-19.