Tag: coronavirus

Parking at Strathclyde Park

Parking facilities at Strathclyde Park were closed at 7am yesterday (March 24) The move has been taken in line with Government guidelines to stop the spread of the Coronavirus. However, it has been stressed that the park itself remains open to both walkers and cyclists – who must respect guidelines on social distancing and must […]

Day 1 : A New Normal

UK citizens have woken up a very different world today. Like other generation defining moments like 9/11 for example, people will remember the 23rd March 2020, where they were and what they were doing when the country was put into almost lockdown conditions. A new way of living is here for every single one of […]

All Non Essential shops to close

The Scottish Government have this morning announced that ALL Non Essential retail shops must close. For clarity, this means if you don’t sell essential items like food and medicine. your shop must close to the public from tonight. The news is another major decision that will affect people all over the country. This measure applies […]

Hospital Visits Suspended

NHS Lanarkshire has now temporarily suspended all visiting times at all hospitals and inpatient wards in Lanarkshire to limit the spread of coronavirus. The unprecedented, new restrictions will come into place from tomorrow, Wednesday 18th March 2020 in a bid to protect vulnerable patients. The latest change is to further reduce the number of people […]

Leisure & Cultural Premises Close

Leisure and cultural premises are to close in South Lanarkshire in response to the coronavirus situation. The move follows the most recent advice from the Scottish and UK governments, which recommends people avoid non-essential social contact. Public-facing leisure and culture premises and services will be closed from tomorrow, Wednesday 18 March 2020. The closure includes:• […]

Coronavirus Update

The situation in Scotland as of this afternoon: – The number of coronavirus cases has risen to 85 – a rise of 25 since Thursday– The Scottish football season has been suspended until further notice- Scottish Rugby has today taken the decision to suspend all rugby in Scotland– Edinburgh Airport has warned it could have […]

Community testing for coronavirus

A new community team has been established in Lanarkshire to test people – at home – who have been identified as being at risk of coronavirus (COVID-19). The dedicated team of nurses and healthcare clinical support workers are visiting people in their homes to collect samples for testing, making it easy for them to follow […]