Recent local epidemiology reports confirm that there has been a significant rise in infections in East Cambridgeshire. As you will be aware, there is now a new variant of the COVID-19 virus which is becoming the dominant strain within this area and studies to date indicate that this new strain is approximately 70% more contagious…Details
Following on from the National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team’s hugely successful FASathon campaign, the team are delighted to announce that they will be running Scamnesty (a scam mail amnesty) throughout December. Scamnesty is designed to encourage everyone in the UK to have a chat with their loved ones about scams and to send in…Details
There are on-line courses available for local residents. Click on the link below for the brochure to find full details of the courses that are available. Skills BrochureDetails
You may have noticed that the War Memorial in Prickwillow was taken away for renovation earlier in the year. It has now returned, beautifully restored, to stand proud in the village once again. The cenotaph is made from Portland Limestone and is in the Art Deco style. As well as a complete refurbishment, two further…Details
Dear Parishioner As we are now beginning our second lockdown, I wanted to reassure you that the City of Ely Council are continuing to provide essential services to the City. Unfortunately, due to the Government’s restrictions we have had to close the Maltings and Oliver Cromwell’s House. However, we will re-open on the 2 December…Details
We’d like to take a moment to say a big ‘thank you’ on behalf of @EastCambs and @CambsCC to all the volunteers who have been helping people in the community since March. Your contribution to the community and the difference you have made to those you helped has been truly phenomenal.
Public Health England have published updated guidance on attendance to a funeral during the coronavirus pandemic. A modest number of close friends and family of the deceased may attend the funeral. The City of Ely Council has assessed that no more than 30 mourners should attend, including funeral directors and bearers. If the use of…Details