Brampton Abbotts & Foy
Group Parish Council

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Latest news from Herefordshire Council on COVID-19

Joint statement from Public Health England and Herefordshire Council on the recent local coronavirus case

Update on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19):

Herefordshire Council and its partners are well prepared to deal with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). There are tried and tested procedures to prevent further spread and the NHS is very well prepared and used to managing infections. 

You may receive or already had questions and queries from your community about the coronavirus. To help assist and support you signpost people to the most suitable sources of information please visit the Herefordshire Council website The website has links to a variety of guidance documents which you may find useful for people.  We advise that you do not print or download guidance but use the links provided, which will be updated as required based on new information.

How you can help:

  • Encourage people to wash their hands regularly with soap and water for a minimum of 20 seconds, especially before cooking and eating; after using the toilet and using public transport. Please display the enclosed posters within your communities.
  • Remind people to ‘Catch it. Bin it. Kill it’: If you sneeze or cough remember to catch it with a tissue; bin it and kill it by washing your hands or using a hand sanitiser that contains at least 60% alcohol if soap and water isn’t available.
  • Advise people to follow PHE’s returning traveller advice: There are some countries and areas where there’s a higher chance of coming into contact with someone with coronavirus. If you have returned from travelling outside of the UK within the last 14 days please check and follow the PHE specific advice for returning travellers.
  • Add the ‘Catch it. Bin it. Kill it’ to your email signature (copy in my signature below): remind people to practice good respiratory and hand hygiene by adding the enclosed logo to the bottom of your email signature.  
  • Signpost people to reputable sources of information: stay up to date and avoid misinformation by visiting and signposting people to the below web pages.  

Additional sources of general information:

For the latest, reputable sources of information about this coronavirus please visit and signpost the general public to the following websites:

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Extraordinary meeting

Tuesday 25th February 2020 – 7:30pm at the Larruperz Centre (room 6), Ross-on-Wye, HR9 7QD. Members of the public please be aware that it was not possible to source a larger meeting room, so unfortunately capacity is limited.


Next ordinary meeting of the Parish Council
Tuesday 24th March at 7:30 pm

Meetings in 2019
NB the Parish Councillors are also asked to hold free the 4th Tuesday in each month in case an Extraordinary Meeting is necessary to cover urgent business.

Information for residents and businesses affected by the recent flooding

Village Hall Restoration Project Update

Click here to view an amendment to the Village Hall Business Plan – appendix 2, as highlighted at the recent Parish Council Meeting

Councillors are satisfied that the amendment does not have a material effect on the viability of the overall project

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