As a result of the coronavirus crisis, the Council has agreed to administer the grants application process slightly differently this year, in order to assist local organisations that may be in need of support, later in the year, when they are operating fully. There is a total of £12,000 available for grant awards. £6,000 will […]
The City Centre Ranger is working with the Ely Community Covid-19 Aid Group on Fabebook to assist them. The group is helping to coordinate neighbourly assistance in the community of the City of Ely. The Facebook group offers a place for people to keep in touch and swap information. The address is https://www.facebook.com/groups/527325267922787/ The City Center […]
Update of how the City of Ely Council is supporting parishoners with regards to the Coronavirus
The Neighbourhood Watch website has a dedicated hub area to Covid-19. http://www.ourwatch.org.uk
The City of Ely Council article featured in the May/June 2020 issue of the Elyi Magazine, distributed from the 25th April 2020.
During this rapidly developing and challenging time, the City of Ely Council is following government advice regarding the coronavirus outbreak. With great regret, the Council decided that Eel Day and the Food Festival planned for 8th-10th May 2020 will be cancelled. Oliver Cromwell House and the Tourist Information office are now closed as is The […]
HOW THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) IS AFFECTING THE ATTENDANCE OF BURIALS AND CREMATIONS. Attendance at a service, provides many people with comfort and any proposal to limit this important religious and non-religious occasion must be carefully considered. During this extremely challenging time, the transmission of the coronavirus at funeral gatherings to the elderly, frail, those in […]