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UPDATED supermarket opening times

Last week the Government rightly recognised the huge efforts of our social care workers who provide an invaluable service to our community – especially now during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Update on bus services locally

As some of you will know go-coach hire has temporarily suspended Sevenoaks bus services 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 8 for three months.

Laura's work to tackle domestic abuse

Current guidance will mean some people are trapped with a violent perpetrator in self-isolation or partial lockdown and it’s even more vital to ensure those in need know what support is available.

UPDATED supermarket opening times

Since our last post there have been some changes to supermarket opening times and priority access. We have therefore updated the below list. Please note hours might be different over the Easter weekend and all the supermarkets listed below will be closed Easter Sunday.

 

MP Newsletter: March 2020

I was hoping my first newsletter would be in happier circumstances, however given recent developments I thought it best to use this opportunity to update you on what I have been doing to ensure the response to COVID-19 across Sevenoaks and Swanley is coordinated.

Health and Social Care Committee - personal protective equipment

At a meeting of the Health and Social Care Select Committee I raised the issue of personal protective equipment for GPs, which I have been discussing with local clinicians including the team at The Amherst Medical Practice, Sevenoaks and the Sevenoaks Primary Care Network.

Local volunteering opportunities

Sevenoaks District Council have established a volunteer register scheme for those wishing to volunteer to help others. Additionally, those who need help can register for assistance.  The idea is that this scheme supports and links in with other community initiatives.