Tags: Covid-19

Step by Step Guide to making your own face coverings

From today, 24 July 2020, it is mandatory to wear a face covering in shops, cafes. The disposable ones can be expensive to purchase so please see the link below to the Gov.UK website which gives an easy step by step guide on how to make your own.

https://www.gov.uk/…/how-to-wear-and-make-a-cloth-face-cove…

Let us know how you get on and send in some pics

Posted: Fri, 24 Jul 2020 08:41 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Covid-19, Health & Safety

Birstall Playing Fields, Play Equipment and Outdoor Gym Equipment

The Parish Council have fully opened all of their enclosed play areas and play equipment on Monday 20 July 2020.

All play equipment will be disinfected twice a week by the Council's staff. Signage is in place limiting the numbers who can enter the enclosed play areas and asking you to avoid it if it is busy, the signs also remind everyone to social distance and wash your hands.

The School Lane playing... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 23 Jul 2020 08:30 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Health & Safety, Play Equipment, playing fields

Enclosed Play Areas and Outdoor Gym Equipment

Following the announcement yesterday from the Government releasing Birstall from the Leicester Lockdown zone. The Parish Council are working on the safety inspections, maintenance and cleansing of their enclosed play areas, play equipment and outdoor gym equipment.

There is some confusion of when the release comes into force and updates will be given as and when we receive them.

Risk Assessments have... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 17 Jul 2020 08:32 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Health & Safety, Play Equipment

Harrowgate Drive Playing Fields, Enclosed Play Areas & Grounds Maintenance

The Parish Council are pleased to inform you that Harrowgate Drive Playing Fields have now been made safe by locking off the enclosed toddlers play area and have fenced off the play equipment. Please respect these measures they are in place to protect you and your children by reducing the risk of transmitting the Coronavirus disease.

The Playing fields will be opened at 11am each morning to enable any... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 09:25 by Sue Coulson

Tags: Coronavirus, Covid-19, Health & Safety, Play Equipment, playing fields