News

The Death of George Floyd

I am appalled by the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis on 25 May and the fact that it is just the latest in a line of equivalent killings in the US that include Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner, Michael Brown (and frankly many others).  

 

Coronavirus Guidance

I wanted to update everyone as to the new rules and hopefully give a few helpful pointers (beyond what I anticipate you already know):

1. You can meet one person from a different household provided that you do so outdoors and follow social distancing rules.

West Berkshire Community Champions

This week I am launching the West Berkshire Community Champion Awards to celebrate the individuals and businesses from our area who have gone above and beyond for their community during this crisis.

PPE - West Berkshire Community Hospital

Below is a recent statement I have received from the CEO of Royal Berkshire NHS Trust, outlining the latest information on PPE supplies at West Berkshire Community Hospital.

March 2020 Newsletter

 

Monthly updates from Laura Farris

Welcome from Laura

This is not my normal monthly newsletter but these are not normal times.

COVID-19 Emergency: PM's Address to the Nation Announcing Lockdown

On Monday 23rd March, Prime Minister Boris Johnson addressed the nation and announced that everyone should stay at home to stop the further spread of the disease within our communities. The following measures will be reviewed after three weeks.