Let's clap for keyworkers (28 May)
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Celebrate our Keyworkers  

at 8pm on Thursday 28 May

Let's join together and open doors and windows tonight to clap for all key workers who are keeping us safe and keeping things running. We're applauding everyone including teachers, supermarket staff, delivery drivers, refuse workers, cleaners and administrators as well as NHS doctors and nurses.

Eid Mubarak
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Wishing our Muslim neighbours

Eid Mubarak!

 

 

Let's clap for keyworkers (30 April)
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Celebrate our Keyworkers  

at 8pm on Thursday 30 April

Let's join together and open doors and windows tonight to clap for all key workers who are keeping us safe and keeping things running. We're applauding everyone including teachers, supermarket staff, delivery drivers, refuse workers, cleaners and administrators as well as NHS doctors and nurses.

Celebrate key workers 16 April
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Celebrate our Keyworkers  

at 8pm on Thursday 16 April

 

Let's all  open doors and windows tonight to clap for all key workers who are keeping us safe and keeping things running - so people including teachers, supermarket staff, delivery drivers, refuse workers, cleaners and administrators as well as NHS doctors and nurses.

Third 'clap for keyworkers' 8pm tonight
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The Third Clap for Keyworkers will take place at 8pm on Thursday 9 April (8pm).

 

Let's all  open doors and windows tonight to clap for all key workers who are keeping things running - so people including teachers, supermarket staff, delivery drivers, refuse workers and cleaners as well as NHS doctors and nurses.

Find my Past
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FIND MY PAST

Sheffield Libraries is offering free home access to findmypast and the British Newspaper Archive for library members during the covid-19 closedown.  To access this service email archives@sheffield.gov.uk for log-in instructions. 

If you’re tracing your family tree, findmypast is one of the best places to start. Within findmypast’s collections you’ll find national census records for England, Wales and Scotland; plus Irish census records, 1821–1851, and 1901–1911; and other sources such as burial records and electoral registers.
 
The British Newspaper Archive provides online access to local and regional newspapers from across Britain and Ireland. The partnership between The British Library and findmypast has digitised over 36 million newspaper pages from the British Library's vast collection, with more pages being added every week. Through Sheffield Libraries subscription to findmypast you get free access to the British Newspaper Archive too
Local shops offering delivery
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"Click here for a directory of local businesses that are providing services to your door. It has been painstakingly compiled by Judith Rossiter from the Whirlow and Millhouses Covid-19 Mutual Aid group.

Judith updates the directory on a regular basis, and the latest version can always be found here

https://docs.google.com/document/d/10XxJ3LFYG_MTdwKs01IxXI9tf2MQhuQU9wjaOucgvzE/edit?usp=sharing

If anyone wants to add new entries or correct anything they can contact Judith via whirlow.millhouses.mutual.aid@gmail.com (just put attn. Judith Rossiter in the subject box)"

Keeping our bin collections safe
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Help keep ourselves and our refuse workers safe!

Sanitise bin handles 

Help us to keep you and our bin crews safe by taking these simple precautions.

Please wash your hands before putting your bins out for collection.  Wipe the handles with soap and water, sanitiser or bleach.

Repeat this process once your bin has been emptied and you return it to your property.  Wipe down the handles well and wash your hands.

Clap for Key Workers tonight 8pm
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The second Clap for Carers will take place at 8pm on Thursday 2 April (8pm).

 

The idea this time is for us all to open doors and windows to clap for all key workers who are keeping things running - so people including teachers, supermarket staff, delivery drivers, refuse workers and cleaners as well as NHS doctors and nurses.

Chair workout - keep fit indoors
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10 Minute Home Chair Workout For Seniors

The Body Coach TV youtu.be/ybVMu31DLQU via @YouTube

This short home workout is designed for seniors or anyone looking for something a bit lighter.

Take care to exercise carefully & safely....

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