Northam Town Council regrets that owing to the pandemic a service of remembrance cannot be held for VJ Day. A wreath will be placed on both War Memorials on behalf of the Town Council.
Watch for the new weekly update on Northam Town Council activities
provided by the Mayor, coming soon!
The slipway at Westward Ho! is now complete
Welcome to Northam Town Council
the local Council for Appledore, Northam, Orchard Hill and Westward Ho!
TEST AND TRACE SERVICE:
The Government has launched a NHS Test and Trace service whereby anyone with symptoms will be tested and their close contacts will be traced. New guidance means those who have been in close contact with someone who tests positive must isolate for 14 days, even if they have no symptoms, to avoid unknowingly spreading the virus. See https://tinyurl.com/y7bbgqbe
The aim of the service is to help identify, contain and control coronavirus, reducing the spread of the virus to save lives. Anyone who tests positive for coronavirus will be contacted by NHS Test and Trace and will need to share information about their recent interactions. This could include household members, people with whom they have been in direct contact, or within 2 metres for more than 15 minutes.
People identified as having been in close contact with someone who has a positive test must stay at home for 14 days, even if they do not have symptoms, to stop unknowingly spreading the virus. If those in isolation develop symptoms, they can book a test at nhs.uk/coronavirus or by calling 119. If they test positive, they must continue to stay at home for 7 days or until their symptoms have passed. If they test negative, they must complete the 14-day isolation period.
Members of their household will not have to stay at home unless the person identified becomes symptomatic, at which point they must also self-isolate for 14 days to avoid unknowingly spreading the virus.
Please contact Torridge District Council website for details they are providing in relation to Corona Virus. www.torridge.gov.uk
Visit the Contact Us page for all the details on how to contact the Town Hall. You can also send us an e-mail via the online form.
Final Round of Discretionary Grants launched today.
£10K-£25K grants for businesses affected by Covid-19. Window closes next Wednesday 29.7. Expanded eligibility to include construction, taxi drivers, larger companies, and more. Companies can check to see if they are eligible and apply here https://tinyurl.com/yaumtmzt
See Torridge District Councils website
Northam Hall is available to hire for parties, meetings and other events. Click below to view current hire rates and the diary.
Please visit the Northam Burrows page for latest information