As you may have seen mentioned elsewhere on our site, we are hoping to be able to bring you a weekly joint benefice service with Rev Tim and Rev Jimmy from Holy Trinity in Tidworth and St James Church in Ludgershall. This will be broadcast live on a Sunday afternoon between 10 and 11 am and will also be streamed live on their facebook pages which you can visit here.
Feed Our NHS is a group which has been set up to try to provide meals to NHS staff who may otherwise not be able to get out. If you would like to find out more about what they do or get involved you can visit their website here.
Wiltshire Council has set up a well being hub to support vulnerable residents during this period. The hub can be found by visiting Wiltshire Council's website here. Available between 8 am - 8 pm Monday - Friday, 10 - 4 Saturday and Sunday, the hub can be contacted on 0300 003 4576 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is a Facebook page for Tidworth, Bulford and surrounding areas Covid-19 help and support which provides help and support for those within the local area with getting access to essential items, from updates on what the shops have in store, to connecting people who are self isolated with those within the area who can get out.
Another Facebook page with some great tips and advice for those in isolation with children within the Hampshire area is Isolation Tips for parents - Hampshire
As some may already be aware, a number of rainbows have been springing up across the country in peoples windows. The idea behind this is that it gives people something to look out for when on their daily exercise and can brighten someones day. There are a number of Facebook pages for these, including Believe in Rainbows UK and closer to home there is Chase The Rainbow Tidworth & Surrounding Areas
For those wanting to still be able to 'visit' concerts, but from home, its worth checking out Rock The Lock Down facebook page. This is an international group, with the aim of ´Spreading the love though the joy of live music from amazing artists performing your very own front room festival´
And for those of you wanting an excuse to don your glad rags, why not check out Put Your Bins Out in Your BallGown's facebook page - and join in with others dressing up to embrace the lock down.