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Last Updated 30/03/2020 @ 15:10 hrs. (Updated every weekday)
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) - MONDAY 30TH MARCH
URGENT NOTICE FOR BLOOD DONORS : Donations of Blood are especially important at this time and existing donors should note that there will be a Blood Donor Session at The Memorial Centre - this Wednesday 1st April. If you are under 70 and healthy, you should book an appointment via the Web Site - www.blood.co.uk. Potential new donors can register their interest on this site as well. Travel to the Memorial Centre for the purposes only of giving blood is acceptable under Government guidelines. (Added 15:10 hrs)
The New Milton Covid Support Group now officially has the support of New Milton Town Council and the New Milton Residents' Association and has announced it's contact number - 01425 542019 and email address - email@example.com. (REPEAT)
The New Milton Covid Support Group has launched its Web Site, through which you can apply for help, or can enlist to be a volunteer to help others - www.newmiltoncovidsupport.co.uk
NHS - Advice for everyone in one place - what you need to know.
New Forest District Council - Daily Services Update.
The Naked Pantry in Station Road is now back online with a weekly schedule of Home Deliveries across the area.
Galleon Taxis have closed their offices, however the phones will still be answered and we still have drivers available.
Guidance from the Government if your vehicle requires an MOT from today onwards.
New Forest Disability Information Service - during the current concerns for public health we wish to reassure clients we are currenly handling appointments - just in a different way.
Please help your community by not having bonfires, and by being considerate about the noise you are making.
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) ITEMS - SUNDAY 29TH MARCH
ON A HAPPY NOTE : An utterly brilliant use of modern-day techology to provide entertainment for all of us from The Rotterdam Philarmonic Orchestra. (Added 12:30 hrs)
GOOD NEWS : A New Milton care home has received a glowing report following a visit from inspectors. (Added 10:50 hrs)
Did you remember the Clocks Went Forward 1 Hour at 1:00 a.m this morning? - It's now British Summer Time !!!
Sunday Church Services - All Church Services are currently cancelled but you can join in online services as below :- (REPEAT)
Ashley Baptist Church - Streamed Service by Colin Norris - tomorrow - Sunday 29th @ 10:30 a.m.
New Milton Baptist Church - Video Messages on You Tube - CD's of weekly service can be posted if contact is made with The Minister.
New Life Church - Live Streaming of Service every Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Our Lady of Lourdes - Videos and live streaming of Services.
New Milton Evangelical Free Church - Sunday 29th Service streamed live at 10:30 a.m.
Official advice from Hampshire Constabulary during the Coronavirus Pandemic. - Rules and how they will be policed.
New Forest District Council - Services Update and Portal to most services.
Latest Update from The Naked Pantry about their Delivery Service - currently suspended but back online from 1:00 p.m. on Monday 30th March.
The Hourglass Micro Pub in Station Road is offering a Delivery Service for Keg Beer and Box Cider.
The Raj Indian Restaurant in Old Milton Green is continuing to offer a Delivery Service.
SO41 Catering are offering a Delivery Service for Fruit and Vegetables.
Update on Services available from Open Sight Hampshire.
SiGNAL's daily update for
Small Businesses and the Self-Employed - Covid-19.
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) ITEMS - SATURDAY 28TH MARCH
The Amberwood Inn in Walkford is offering a free delivery service of food including Sunday roasts to New Milton and Barton Sea. (Added 12:05 hrs)
Fresh Seafood delivered to your door in New Milton. (Added 10:30 hrs)
New Temporary Store Opening Hours at Tesco Caird Avenue. (Added 10:20 hrs)
Don't forget that the Clocks Go Forward 1 Hour tomorrow - Sunday 29th March at 1:00 a.m. - all you need to know.
Lymington Market has been cancelled until further notice - No Lymington Market today.
The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals - Don't call us and we'll call you.
Connect to Support Hampshire - Useful links and information to assist Hampshire residents during the current pandemic.
How to reduce waste while Hampshire's Waste and Recycling Centres are closed as people asked to stay at home.
Summary of the Impact of the Coronavirus on the services usually provided by New Forest District Council.
Useful resources and advice for parents from the British Psychological Society- courtesy of Lymington.com.
Have a Day Out at Chester Zoo - a virtual tour - can be difficult to access at times.
Bumble's 50 Favourite Things to Do at Home - courtesy of The Honeypot Children's Charity.
Read our expert updated online safety advice about avoiding online Coronavirus-related scams and working safely from home during the outbreak.
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) ITEMS - FRIDAY 27TH MARCH
Further Clarification from our local Police Safer Neighbourhood Team regarding use of vehicle to travel to locations for exercise area (Added 09:00 hrs)
Statement about Forest Arts about the current situation and the Summer Season at the Centre. (Added 08:50 hrs)
Clarification from New Milton Police about use of cars and use of benches during your exercise period.
News from the New Milton Covid Support Group on progress.
News from Danestream Farm Shop regarding closure on Sunday - re-opening on Monday.
Scott's Foods - local delivery service recommended by Cookies Corner.
Deliveries of fresh fish from Russell's Plaice in Highcliffe.
Delivery service from Lymington's Lemana Coffee and Kitchen.
South Lawn Hotel taking orders for a delivered Sunday lunch this weekend.
News from the New Forest Disability Information Service (NFDIS) regarding their telephone helpline.
Online PE sessions for the nation's children .... and some adults!
Useful Facebook Portal for Coronavirus issues and news.
Safeguarding Isssues - Community volunteers during the Coronavirus outbreak.
If you love musical theatre come and join Cassie Lawrence (Barton Court Studios) and the talented Amelia Shipton today at 11am for some show tunes!
CORONAVIRUS (Covid - 19) ITEMS - THURSDAY 26TH MARCH
Clap for our NHS - a huge round of applause for all those working in the NHS - nationwide tonight at 8:00 p.m. (Added 14:25 hrs)
SCAM ALERT : Cybercrime exploiting Covid-19. (Added 11:30 hrs)
GOOD NEWS : We have a Peregrine egg at New Milton ... at last! (Added 10:50 hrs)
Free Online Resources for Children. (Added 09:00 hrs)
Hampshire Police - contacting us during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
The UK Government has today launched a GOV.UK Coronavirus Information service on WhatsApp.
HM Government - Register now if you have a medical condition that makes you extremely vulnerable to coronavirus.
Coronavirus : Benefits and Council Tax Information from New Forest District Council.
Vehicle owners to be granted MOT exemption in battle against coronavirus.
Trading Standards officers have issued advice to the public on utility work performed during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Yellow Buses will be making further changes to their network as from Thursday 26th March 2020.
Rose Petals Flower shop in New Milton has now closed until further notice.
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) ITEMS - WEDNESDAY 25TH MARCH
Hampshire County Council’s Trading Standards team is warning
residents to be extra vigilant as the coronavirus pandemic could
increase the risk of everyone, particularly vulnerable people, falling
victims to scams and rogue traders .
ALERT : The Chartered Trading Standards Institute issues warning over Covid-19 'home testing' scams.
Following the Prime Minister's announcement latest announcement, all Hampshire Waste & Recycling Centres will now be closed due to the Coronavirus outbreak until further notice.
New Forest District Council -
Latest Council Services updates.
New Forest District Council - Latest Council Services updates.
POLICE ALERT : To all van owners following a number of theft of tools from vans over the weekend.
Message from your The New Forest Police Safer Neighbourhood Team.
Free Daily Online Fitness Classes by Rob Mangles of the Gym Tin.
Join Cassie Lawrence owner of Barton Court Studios Music School for FACEBOOK LIVE today at 1:00 p.m. We're keeping everyone in good spirits with plenty of love for Music.
TAKEAWAY SERVICE : China at Lees in Old Milton is offering a Home Delivery Service only.
HOME DELIVERY SERVICE : Fresh fruit and vegetable boxes - deliveries to New Milton.
SOMETHING TO MAKE YOU SMILE : How about this?
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) ITEMS - TUESDAY 24TH MARCH
Full guidance on staying at home and away from others. (Added 08:30 hrs)
Government latest news : Coronavirus (Covid-19) - what you need to do.
New Milton Town Council closes all its Playgrounds, Multi-User Games Areas and Skatepark.
Essential restrictions to keep the public and
site staff safe at
Household Waste Recycling Centres .
Coronavirus - Support for Business summary and links to Government Sites.
Coronavirus Information Centre on Facebook.
Latest information from The Naked Pantry regarding their Home Delivery Service.
The New Milton Rugby Club Family Fun Day and Sports Have a Go promotion scheduled for June has been cancelled.
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) ITEMS - MONDAY 23RD MARCH
New Forest Car Parks Closure - The car parks affected are those at Bolderwood, Wilverley, Blackwater, Whitefield Moor, Anderwood, Hatchet Pond and New Forest Reptile Centre. All of our public facilities within the New Forest are already closed including public toilets, visitor cabins, and BBQ facilities. Campsites are also closed and we would like to remind people that wild camping is illegal anywhere on the New Forest or in its car parks. There is no parking at Lepe Country Park and all the facilities are closed. (Now Confirmed) (Added 17:35 hrs)
For those of you expecting to be visiting the Exhibition by Pennyfarthing Homes on the Brockhills Lane development today - the 23rd March, you should note that the event has been cancelled and will likely be rescheduled to a later date.
Important information from The Royal Mail about your Postie.
The Prime Minister yesterday announced a network of Community Hubs being set up across the UK to ensure the delivery of food supplies to the 1.5 million people with serious medical conditions.
New Forest District Council - Press Release on Waste Storage.
New Forest District Council - Council services updates.
The Hourglass Micropub is offering a Beer & Wine Takeout service.
More details about the Delivery Service from The Naked Pantry in Station Road.
Step by Step Guide - How to Video call your family.
When online - be careful : Coronavirus-related fraud reports
increase by 400% in March .
How to clean your phone safely.
CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) ITEMS- SUNDAY 22ND MARCH
entertain the kids during the coronavirus stay at home? Here's how
to get tips direct to your inbox .
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Stuck at home? These
12 famous museums offer virtual tours you can take on your couch
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Bradbeers has closed until further notice.
Poppins Restaurant in Station Road offers Takaway Service.
Bijou Coffee House - Marine Drive, Barton on Sea - now offering a Drive Thru Service
The Cliff House Hotel will offer a Takeaway Service today, but then will close for the duration.
Lord Bute in Highcliffe is offering a delivery service from Christchurch to Milford.
There will be a live streaming service from The New Life Church at 10:00 a.m. today.
The New Milton Evangelical Church will have a live YouTube Service at 10:30 a.m. today.
FOOD ALERT : Coop recalls Frozen Hash Browns because they may contain pieces of white plastic.
Coronavirus and Claiming Benefits.
The detailed monthly Diaries contain a comprehensive listing of all that is happening within the Parish Boundaries of New Milton, together with contact information to gather more details on each activity.
The information section contains hopefully all of the general information and contact details to help you to enjoy living, working and playing in New Milton. Links are also provided to other local sites.
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