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Alexa Skill

With help from a local resident, we now have an Alexa skill available to download for free from the Amazon website.

Listen to regular updates from Waddesdon Parish Council through your Alexa device or Alexa app. You can just say “Alexa, what’s my flash briefing” to listen to these updates. You can say “Alexa, stop” to exit anytime.

Domestic Abuse campaign

The Buckinghamshire Council Community Safety team have been conducting an ongoing domestic abuse campaign during lockdown for those feeling isolated or trapped at home with potential perpetrators, reassuring them they can still access help from local support services and family/friends.

You can follow their Twitter account – Bucks_Safety – to find information around this campaign.

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Thames Water Information

1. Thames Water aim to support customers in vulnerable circumstances during interruptions to their water supply and with ongoing issues such as specific communication requirements.
Find out if you’re eligible and register to receive free Priority Services:

Visit: thameswater.co.uk/extrasupport
Call: Extra Care Team 0800 0093652 Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm
Email: ecs@thameswater.co.uk

2. We’re always here for our customers who may be struggling to pay their bills. To find out more, visit: thameswater.co.uk/support

3. To report a leak: 0800 3169800

 

Parks: changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

How you should behave in parks and which park facilities are closed.

What you should and shouldn’t do when using Waddesdon parks

You should:

  • keep 2 metres away from other people at all times
  • leave the park if it’s too busy
  • keep dogs under control at all times
  • respect the grounds staff

Read more about what you can and can’t do in parks and outdoor public spaces on GOV.UK.

Don’t go to a park if you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19). Stay at home and self-isolate.

Park Facilities

Some park facilities are closed to help reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

In line with government guidance, we’re looking at how we can reopen these facilities and make sure that staff and residents stay safe. We’ll update this post when facilities are open.

Open Facilities

School Lane BMX Track
School Lane MUGA
School Lane Skate Park
School Lane Football Field
Frederick StreetFootball Field

Closed facilites

School Lane Children’s Play Area

 

Remote Meeting of the Parish Council 20th May 2020

Remote Meeting of the Parish Council 20th May 2020

The meeting will be open to residents and other parties with a legitimate interest in speaking or attending. Residents who wish to speak during the open session will be invited to do so by the Chairman. It is requested that comments are brief, relevant and not repetitive

When the meeting begins, as it is protocol for a meeting to be watched with no facility for comments from the floor, all residents will be muted for the duration of the meeting.

The agenda can be found here.