Categories
Community Covid-19 Crime Information Local News Miscellaneous Prevention Safer and Stronger Scams

VACCINE JAB FRAUD CALLS

I do not normally deal with scam mails, as Karl does an excellent job updating new ones every week, but this one really annoys me, and evidence has shown nationally that one elderly lady was duped into paying over £150.00 for a placebo type jab, administered under non hygienic conditions, and with no knowledge of […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

Quick message for those working from home

Today’s neighbour thought is sparked by looking out at horrible inclement wet rainy weather with wind and cold all around us. You may have recently been furloughed or now working from home again with the new restrictions in place. Where do you sit to do your work? I am on the main dining room table […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous Training

Thank you, BBC 2 !

Why am I thanking the Beeb? Easy – Education programmes in the early afternoon that are too good just for children learning on line. Coming from a grim mortarboarded teacher background at my grammar school over 50 years ago, how much more could I have learnt and absorbed, given more modern ways to visually show […]

Categories
Covid-19 Prevention Scams

Important advice about covid-19 fraud and scams

Humberside Police have issued a document which explains both about some of the very latest scams that are targeting people about Covid-19 and vaccinations and about how to avoid falling victim to them. Please have a read and share widely. Let’s make sure no-one we know falls victim to this sort of scam playing on […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 Crime Information Local News Network News PCC We Did

Latest message from the PCC

Keith Hunter has issued his latest message in regards to how police are reacting during the pandemic – link is below. https://www.humberside-pcc.gov.uk/News/News-Archive/2021/A-New-Year-message-from-Commissioner-Keith-Hunter.aspx

Categories
Community Covid-19 Crime Information General Prevention Safer and Stronger Scams

New Vaccine Scam ! Info from the Fraud Forum.

I normally leave all scam alerts with Karl for his excellent and informative Friday slot, but the NEL Fraud Forum and Humberside Police have asked me to put this up asap , so here goes ! COVID 19 Vaccine Scam Text We have been informed about a new scam that is being circulated, but looks very […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

HAPPY NEW YEAR…. OR IS IT?

I was really hoping that my first post in 2021 would be full of positives, and hope for a return to some form of normal lifestyle during the opening months. Instead, we awake to a new lockdown regime, a rapidly spreading new virus variant, people not wanting to obey strictly laid down stay at home […]

Categories
Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

Leading up to the holiday period.

We will all discover the Tier level tomorrow that N. E. Lincolnshire will find themselves embedded until the New year. We are all expected to remain in a safe and responsible manner towards ourselves, our relatives, our neighbours, friends, and others who live in our streets and roads. If the Tier level is raised to […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

Is Tier 2 a possibility by 16th December?

According to Look North figures this evening, 147 / 100,000 is today’s national average for NE Lincolnshire, slowly coming down. We need to be below 128 to become lower than the national average. If the area drops below the national average, would you support a local drop of controls down to Tier 2? Would you […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 Crime Information General Miscellaneous

FEEDBACK REQUEST

I have received and completed a personal survey today, in regards to changes in my perception for my personal safety, and also asking my thoughts about how the police could or should react in regards to lockdown breaches,  so I wondered if anyone had either been canvassed in a similar way, or if anyone had […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

TIER 3 – NOW CONFIRMED !

TIER 3, IT IS, FROM DECEMBER 2ND ONWARDS. Not a huge surprise, so let’s prepare ourselves not to spread the virus unknowingly, and more importantly, not deliberately, by breaking the rules. So, HANDS, FACE, SPACE ! 4 weeks to get the R number down.

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Miscellaneous

Reflections – 5 weeks to Christmas

So, how do you feel in regards to a possible 25 days full lockdown in January, and a tight conditions run up up after 2nd December, to pay for a lowering of family contact standards over Christmas? Personally, with 13 grandchildren that have not had a proper hug or contact since before March, my wife […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Local News Prevention Safer and Stronger

LOCAL AUTHORITY INFORMATION UPDATE

Wash your hands. Cover your face. Make space. We must act now to control the spread of the virus. The single most important action we can all take in fighting coronavirus is to stay at home to protect the NHS and save lives. ·       From Thursday 5 November to Wednesday 2 December, national restrictions apply […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Local News National News

UNENVIABLE POSITION IN THE COVID LEAGUE TABLE !!

So, week 2 of lockdown,  and we have leapt up from 5th nationally to 4th, with daily figures of new cases seemingly rising on a daily basis. As I travel doing my main employment and other volunteer work, I see many instances of what should not be happening – large gatherings at school gates with […]

Categories
Community Covid-19 General Local News Miscellaneous

Lockdown 2 & bonfire night – a lot to take in !

This is such a confusing time as we drop into the 2nd lockdown period until December 2nd as a minimum. Many people will also be very disappointed that Bonfire night celebrations as public events are now banned as well. However, from recent nightly events around my own area, sales of fireworks have not diminished, as […]