Policy Lead for Social Care, Councillor Kieron Green said: “Every child deserves to live in a safe, loving home but unfortunately that’s not always possible. That’s why we need people in our communities to help – to give a child a chance. There are a number of reasons why children and young people can’t remain with their own families and need to be looked after and accommodated. … More Could you give a child a home, please?
The programme follows the lives of the class of 2018/2019, with special focus on five young seminarians. These trainee priests had interesting past lives as a former law student, a maths teacher, a language student, a radio DJ and a Navy Seal. … More Priest School flings open its doors to TV in Rome
Erskine is very pleased to announce that we have received an incredible grant of £250,000 from The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust. This grant was awarded following our application to the Trust’s COVID-19 Impact Programme and will help fund the enhanced care services provided by Erskine’s Homes over the next four months. … More ERSKINE RECIVES INCREDIBLE GRANT FROM ARMED FORCES COVENANT TRUST
“It is clear that we will need to make significant cost savings, and change the way we work, and we are sorry to tell you that this will mean that there will be job losses over the coming months.” … More Guardian and BBC announce job cuts as pandemic continues to affect media industry
But Charlton was not playing these games of identity. He was bluntly, gruffly, cloth-capped English. There was – whatever the sentimental reminiscences might say – no whiff of the “adopted son” about him, no “more Irish than the Irish” guff. He had the tough centre-half’s absolute assurance about himself, and that very much included the utter certainty about who he was and where he came from. … More Fintan O’Toole: Jack Charlton allowed us to accept the English part of our Irishness
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has again refused to rule out the option of quarantining people travelling from England to Scotland to control the spread of coronavirus. … More GRIM REAPER SENT HAMEWARDS TAE THINK AGAIN
The website also has a number of “Request It” and “Report It” services that allow people to report lighting and road faults; tell us if they have moved house; make and comment on planning applications; order a new bin; change the name of their house; or request a copy birth certificate. For the very latest information and help regarding coronavirus visit our dedicated Coronavirus pages. … More Are you making the most of the council website?
The work permit is free of charge and must be signed by the head teacher from the young person’s school, as well as a parental guardian and employer. … More Employers reminded about need for work permits
The distinctive blue, lime green and black bicycle was stolen from the GP’s locked shed in Alexandria at the weekend. But the thief took it without the front wheel – and left a scooter behind. … More CAN YOU HELP THIS FAMILY DOCTOR GET HIS BIKE BACK?
Researchers identified serious neurological complications arising from COVID-19 including delirium, brain inflammation, stroke and nerve damage in 43 people aged 16 to 85. … More Coronavirus warning from Italy: Effects of COVID-19 could be worse than first thought