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Changes from the 4 July
You can meet in groups of up to two households (your support bubble counts as one household) in any location – public or private, indoors or outdoors. You do not always have to meet with the same household – you can meet with different households at different times.
As of the 4th July the play equipment is open. Please adhere to the current government guidelines on social distancing. If it is too busy, come back later.
Keep in mind the areas are commonly touched, use at your own risk. Please bring and use your own hand santiser. Don't forget to wash your hands at your earliest opportunity after using the play area.
Keep Safe & Have Fun!
We are going through the final stages of creating a Community Land Trust for Bradford Abbas. This is a vehicle by which projects can be carried out on behalf of the people resident in the area. It is a legal entity which can invest in and support any work that the community considers worthwhile as decided by the members of the Trust. Anyone resident in the parish can join the Trust by buying a share for £1 and hence have a say in what the trust supports. This support inc
Unfortunately, Dorset Council has cancelled all those upcoming surface dressing works which were previously scheduled during this summer.
As a result of a few residents contacting the Parish Council in connection with the new sign "Private Land Keep To The Footpath" erected on the gates in the field behind the Grange one of the Councillors approached the land owners to get a better understanding of the reason for the sign.
The owners are concerned with:
The Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE) provides scientific and technical advice to support government decision makers during emergencies.
As they move towards easing the lockdown, it is obviously more difficult for government to deliver simple messages for us all to follow.
The Interpretation Board, which stands in the village near the War Memorial, is the result of an idea put into action by Bradford Abbas History Society.
Angela Haigh, Chair of the History Society, tells us the story of the Interpretation Board for which we have to thank Derek Hayward for all the hard work he put in to make it finally happen, together with several very generous funders.
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