London boroughs team up to buy 50 million pieces of PPE

London boroughs team up to buy 50 million pieces of PPE

By LDRS Reporter Jessie Mathewson London boroughs are teaming up to buy almost 50 million pieces of personal protective equipment (PPE), to keep social care workers safe amid the coronavirus outbreak. Care home workers should wear disposable gloves, aprons and masks to protect them from the virus and stop its...

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Bluebird Care Hammersmith and Fulham supports Mental Health Awareness Week- May 2020

Bluebird Care Hammersmith and Fulham supports Mental Health Awareness Week- May 2020

Local home care provider, Bluebird Care Hammersmith and Fulham supports Mental Health Awareness Week. The week takes place from the 18-24 May and this year’s theme is kindness. Approximately 1 in 6 people in the UK experience difficulties with their mental health. Kindness is especially important at this current time whilst the...

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New video from Plant Heritage exhibited at RHS Virtual Chelsea Flower Show Tune in to see some of the 650 National Plant Collections, and discover how you could help save the UK’s garden plants

New video from Plant Heritage exhibited at RHS Virtual Chelsea Flower Show Tune in to see some of the 650 National Plant Collections, and discover how you could help save the UK’s garden plants

Did you know that a National Plant Collection home to 4-5,000 cacti from South America can be admired in Aberdeenshire, or that noted physiologist Sir Michael Foster’s historic collection of irises, kept by his great, great granddaughter can be seen in Suffolk? Or, that you can see over 50 types...

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Changes to world famous Portobello Road will make market safe for visitors post-lockdown

Changes to world famous Portobello Road will make market safe for visitors post-lockdown

West London’s Portobello Road, home to the world-famous Portobello Market, will be closing to cars during trading hours as part of Council efforts to keep streets safe for everyone post-lockdown. The road has previously been closed to traffic on Saturdays only. As traders return and lockdown eases a daily closure...

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The Southbank Centre brings ‘Art by Post’ to socially-isolated communities during COVID-19

The Southbank Centre brings ‘Art by Post’ to socially-isolated communities during COVID-19

The Southbank Centre has launched Art by Post, a new pilot scheme aiming to provide isolated people, who do not have digital access, with free creative activities packs. Inspired by the Southbank Centre’s visual art, literature, poetry and archive collections, the packs are designed to keep minds active, helping individuals...

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