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Posted: Tue, 01 Jun 2021 16:49 by Andy Sharp
Rural Review of the Queen's Speech 2021
At the State Opening of Parliament on Tuesday 11 May, the Government, through the Queen's Speech, set out its priorities and programme for the coming session including the legislation it intends to pass. The Queen's Speech states the programme it sets out will deliver a pandemic recovery that makes the UK stronger, healthier and more prosperous.
The Rural Services... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 28 May 2021 18:54 by Helen Denton-Stacey
In March government published Build Back Better, a publication setting out the government's plan to support economic growth through investment in infrastructure, skills and innovation through levelling up, supporting the transition to net zero and realising the vision of a Global Britain.
The Rural Services Network has carefully... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 May 2021 20:56 by Helen Denton-Stacey
ADVANCE NOTICE OF A TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION ORDER.
A Temporary Traffic Regulation Order (TTRO) is to be made for the following location: Mill Lane, Back Lane and Main Street, Shearsby (see weblink or QR code below).
The purpose of the TTRO is to allow Leicestershire County Council to facilitate highway drainage improvement scheme. The TTRO will incorporate a temporary road closure starting at the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 May 2021 20:55 by Helen Denton-Stacey
Coffee Connect Launches across Leicestershire & Rutland Wednesday 22nd April saw the successful launch of the Rural Coffee Connect project with a fantastic turnout at the Markfield Community and Sports Centre. The Rural Community Council (RCC) team offered drinks to guests whilst sharing the exciting plans for the van during spring, summer and beyond. A resident of Markfield mentioned "Shrugging-off... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 05 May 2021 12:50 by Helen Denton-Stacey
We are taking bookings for our next seminar focusing on Rural Health and Social Care on 26th May from 11-1pm. You can book your place if you are a member of the RSN on this link
It will feature speakers from Dorset NHS Trust, Young Somerset and Health Education England.
If oral health matters, how can we prevent rural residents pulling their teeth out?Everyone experiences oral health problems at some stage of their life; and the mouth and oral cavity is central to people's wellbeing and identity. While oral diseases are largely preventable, they often remain untreated and persist. With the need to improve oral health impacted by COVID-19 yet recognised as a major public health issue, what is access to oral and dental care like for people living in rural places? Jessica Sellick investigates
In Hinterland this week - hospitality in dispute, nursey wobbles, new local government structure same old problems, fears over the loss of doctors and the pull of nature across the red wall and along the Cornish peninsula?
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Posted: Wed, 05 May 2021 12:44 by Helen Denton-Stacey
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Posted: Sun, 02 May 2021 09:17 by Andy Sharp
Posted: Fri, 23 Apr 2021 12:45 by Helen Denton-Stacey
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Posted: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 14:55 by Helen Denton-Stacey
It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
His Royal Highness passed away peacefully on Friday April 9th at Windsor Castle.
Further announcements will made in due course.
The Royal Family join with people around the world in mourning his loss.
On behalf of Shearsby Parish Council and all its residents,... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 13:31 by Andy Sharp