HYNDBURN ENTERS NATIONAL LOCKDOWN

NATIONAL LOCKDOWN: Stay at home Hyndburn, alongside the rest of England, is in National Lockdown – full information can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/national-lockdown-stay-at-home Cllr Miles Parkinson OBE Leader of Hyndburn...

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New national restrictions

COVID-19 case numbers are rising rapidly across the whole of the UK and in other countries. The Government says we must act now to control the spread of the virus. The single most important action we can all take to fight coronavirus is to stay...

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Business and Employers

The government has announced a number of schemes to help businesses in this difficult time. Below we have listed some of these with the relevant links if you wish to apply. For more information on the support available for businesses, see the...

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Energy Advice

Energy firms are putting in place new measures to help prepayment customers unable to top up during the pandemic, including posting cards loaded with emergency credit to those who are self-isolating. Regulator Ofgem has written to all suppliers...

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FAQs

Advice for Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance for businesses and organisations on how to recognise, contain and report incidents of coronavirus (Early Outbreak Management Action Cards) Do you own a food business and are you thinking about...

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Advice if you’re anxious

Social isolation, reduction in physical activity, unpredictability and changes in routine can all contribute to increasing stress. Many people including those without existing mental health needs may feel anxious about this impact including...

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Travel advice

There are some countries and areas where there’s a higher chance of coming into contact with someone with coronavirus. If you’re planning to travel abroad and are concerned about coronavirus, see advice for travellers on GOV.UK.

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Benefits and Money

Zero hours contract / Self Employed If you’re on a zero hours contract, you can get statutory sick pay if you’re earning over £118/week. I am on a zero hours contract and have been laid off, what do I do?    You may be eligible for...

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Health Advice

Coronavirus (COVID-19) We all have our part to play to mitigate the effects of coronavirus. What is coronavirus and should I be concerned? Typical symptoms of coronavirus include fever and a cough that may progress to a severe pneumonia causing...

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Volunteering in Hyndburn

Volunteering opportunities in Hyndburn: Aawaz The Voice of Asian Women Across the Nation All volunteers are offered a full induction and regular supervision and support to assist them in carrying out their work. The charity has in place a self...

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