Notice

Coronavirus (Covid-19): We're asking you please to only call 999 if it is an emergency and 101 if it is urgent. If you can, use our online services. If you’re looking for information about the government instruction to stay at home and how that may affect you, you'll find guidance on Gov.ukExternal Link. We’ll be updating information on our services over the coming days, please check online for those updates. 

 See below from Costa Karpi

Tell us about a possible breach of coronavirus (Covid-19) measures

Is it an emergency?

  • is there a threat to life (including road traffic incidents where someone is injured or the road is blocked)
  • does it feel like the situation could get heated or violent very soon
  • is there a risk of serious damage to property
  • is a serious offence in progress
  • there's serious disruption to the public or there could be


If so, please call 999 now.

If you're deaf or hard of hearing, use our textphone service 18000 or text us on 999 if you’ve pre-registered with the emergencySMS serviceExternal Link.

If you're concerned about a business or venue that's open and you don't think it should be, please check the guidance on this first. 

We're seeking to resolve situations where people appear to be or are contravening the government advice on physical social distancing and the stay at home measures without resorting to enforcement and issuing fines. 

Please only tell us about something if you feel there is a significant issue or breach which you think we need to know about.

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Stay at home. Help to protect our National Health Service!

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This is a press release that has been issued by Lichfield District Cllr Andy Smith regarding council tax hardship relief.

Council tax hardship relief for 1,630 households

In line with the government’s budget announcement in March, Lichfield District Council is working to make sure the council tax hardship fund supports local households that are on a low income.  

In its latest budget, the government announced it would provide local authorities in England with £500 million hardship funding, to support those who are most economically vulnerable during the COVID-19 outbreak.

Lichfield District Council will be using the majority of this hardship fund to provide residents, who are of working age and already receive council tax support, with up to £150 off their council tax bills over the 2020 to 2021 financial year.

It will apply this reduction automatically and will be sending a new council tax bill to the 1,630 households that are eligible for the extra help, as of 1 April 2020.

The council has also set aside a portion of the government funding for any new council tax support claims it may receive.

Councillor Andy Smith, Cabinet Member for Customer Services and Innovation, said: “The current lock down situation is understandably causing financial concerns for many of our residents.

“We welcome the additional hardship grant funding from the government, which will help us to provide some valuable financial support to households most in need at this time.”

In addition to the hardship fund, local households on a low income may be eligible for a reduction in the council tax they pay through the council’s existing council tax reduction scheme.

Households that are not eligible for support, can also consider a number of options, including spreading their payments or delaying them to the end of the financial tax year.

To find out more information, visit www.lichfielddc.gov.uk/hardshipfund.

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Because of Corona Virus restrictions:--

There will be no Church Services until further notice.

Harlaston Indoor Bowls Club season has ended and will resume in October.

Boogie Bounce has ended until further notice

Yoga has ended until further notice

The local council elections will not take place this year

W.I. meetings will not take place until further notice

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100 Club Relaunch

This has been cancelled

The 100 club is a lottery supporting the Village Hall 

and helping it to keep the hire charge to a reasonable level

which is £9.00 per hour - Villagers £8.00 per hour.

Tickets cost £10.00 and lasts for all prize draws in the year following relaunch.

The prize money is in excess of half of the ticket money

If you wish to support this and cannot attend the event then contact Derek Boss

Tel. 01827 383375 email derekboss@hotmail.co.uk

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Any local news that you think will be of interest to Harlaston parishioners can be included on this website if you send it to michael.grove@farming.co.uk

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Boogie Bounce temporarily Closed

Individual trampoline exercises

In Harlaston Village Hall

Tuesday 6-7pm and Thursdays 6.30-7.30 pm

Telephone Jenny 01827 383615


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Harlaston  Indoor Bowls Club closed until October

New Season opened on Sunday afternoon 29th September

 all equipment provided.

No experience necessary

Just bring soft soled shoes

Non members can come twice for free. on the third visit they will be asked for £10.00 annual membersip fee.

The club will be open 7-10 pm on Tuedays and Wednesdays and 2-4.30 on Wednesday afternoons

Mat fees will be £1.50 per session including refreshments.

The club will open on some Sundays and some Thursdays 2 pm until 6 pm.  


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Harlaston Church.

    
No services until further notice


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Yoga closed until further notice

Yoga will take place in the Village Hall on Thursdays from 10.00 am till 11.30am.
For details ring Wenda on 01543 414515

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Harlaston and Edingale W.I.

Closed



New members welcome.

Details from  Claire Butterfield, 01827 383853



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Harlaston Indoor Bowls Club

Closed until October

Chairman     Bill Hinds   Tel 01827 373438

Secretary     Jinny Aldridge on 01827 382924


                       New Members Wanted!


 New members welcome, free for their first 2 weeks, smooth soled shoes preferred, all other equipment provided, bowling will take place in Harlaston Village Hall between 7pm and 10 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and between 2pm and 4.30 pm on Wednesdays as well as some Sunday afternoons between 1.45pm and 6pm.

Also some Thursday afternoons against other clubs

 This season started on Sunday 29th September 2019

and will close at the end of March 2020.  Newcomers welcome, just bring a pair of soft shoes and join in. 

New members can attend free, twice; on their third vist they will be asked for £10 annual membership fee, if they wish to join.

Attendance fee is £1.50 for a 3 or 4 hour session and includes tea or coffee and biscuits



Go to Harlaston calendar of Events for future events



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.Goto www.harlastonvillage.co.uk for agendas and minutes of the Parish Council meetings
  The next Parish Council meeting will take place in Harlaston Village Hall 
at 7.30 pm. on Monday 18th May 2020
All parish residents welcome.
Open Forum for the public to ask questions or make comments at the beginning and at the end of the meeting.

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