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Community Grants - East Hampshire District Council

Community groups have until the end of the month to apply for a share of £1 million from East Hampshire Hampshire District Council.

Community groups can apply to the fund for a three-year funding agreement or for up to £25,000 for a one-off project to fit the following criteria:

Flick in the House Of Commons - 19th May

Flick reports, "On Tuesday I asked the Secretary of State for Health Matt Hancock to join me in praising the work of the Hampshire and Isle of Wight local resilience forum who have worked extremely hard to ensure that none of our care home have been without PPE during the pandemic, and ther resil

The Joy of Moving!

This week Fererro and Portsmouth Football Club are promoting the Joy Of Moving Home School Festival to encourage children in #hampshire to enjoy moving through play. With so many children missing out on their sports day this is a great initiative to keep children active and healthy.

Guidance for parents and carers regarding schools reopening

We want to get all children back into education as soon as the scientific advice allows because it is the best place for them to learn, and because we know it is good for children’s mental well being to have social interactions with other children, carers and teachers.

Hampshire Futures

Lockdown and school closures have been especially challenging for young people heading towards school leaving age and those due to move on to college or training in September.

Stay Alert - Guidance with regard to travel

The Department for Transport has published new guidance for passengers on how to travel safely. Please consider cycling, walking or driving to help ensure there is enough capacity for those who need to travel on public transport to do so safely.