Welcome to Ramsbury and Axford

Let’s hear it for the NHS and all the volunteers in Ramsbury who are doing such a wonderful job

News………..

Log on to www.ramsburyhortsoc.co.uk and select Gardens Open 2020 for a treat

Ramsbury Allotment Association is selling vegetable plants, perennials and bedding, some in aid of Treloar, some in aid of Hills Stores Charity Shop and some for Allotment Association funds.

See the website www.ramsburyallotments.co.uk for details of plants and sale

Hills Stores Charity Shop is selling plants 10-12.30 Tuesday and Thursday

The Recreation Centre is still open for sensible socially distanced exercise.

IT IS NOT A DOG EXERCISE AREA(EVEN IF YOU PICK UP) PLEASE ACT RESPONSIBLY THE GRASS IS A RECREATION AREA

The Recreation Centre is now open for tennis and bowls according to prevalent Covid-19 rules. Please contact Ian Smith 520871 oldtiff@hotmail.co.uk for further details

Ramsbury Brewery has 500ml bottles of alcohol hand sanitizer £15 ring the brewery 541407 and pay by card. Bottles can be collected from Sheila Glass or the brewery

No 48 bus service is operating as usual

The Post Office will deliver essentials to vulnerable and isolating residents in Ramsbury & Axford Please ring 520229 for details

Small supermarket shops can be arranged. Ring 07979327505/520409 or 07724063800/520279 or 07795199059

The wood fired pizza is back Thursdays and Sundays in Ramsbury Memorial Hall car park. 4.30pm -8.30pm.Deliveries to those self isolating available 4.30pm-5pm or 8pm-8.30pm Menu on www.phoenixwoodfiredpizza.co.uk Pizzas must be ordered and paid for in advance by Wednesday 3pm phone 07990872585

Ethel’s Pies from near Hungerford will deliver veg and fruit boxes(family of 4) Fruit & veg box £35 Veg £25 fruit £17 salad £14 plus groceries cakes and an assortment of pies. See their facebook page or phone 079762821

Neil from Hungerford and Marlborough markets will take orders for fruit and vegetables and deliver to Ramsbury or you can arrange to collect from either market ring 07793198939 for details

5aday Devizes will deliver veg boxes FOC plus an assortment of other food items www.5adaybox.co.uk 01380860968

Morrison’s supermarket are providing mixed boxes of food- meat, fish, assorted £35 delivered No need to get a slot www.morrisons.com/foodbox

The allotment site is closed to all but plot holders

Play areas including adult equipment are closed

The Bell and Crown & Anchor are no longer doing takeaways

Cobbs Farm Shop is doing click & collect www.cobbsfarmshops.co.uk

01488 686770

Ring Sheila Glass 07979327505/520409 if you need help with shopping, prescriptions etc.

Please take care to avoid passing infection-if you have any symptoms -fever, cough, headache loss of taste or smell, isolate yourself for 14 days. Elderly people and those with medical conditions-diabetes, COPD, asthma, heart disease, immunocompromise are more at risk from serious complications so take particular care around these groups. The virus can live for up to 72 hours on surfaces including money so wash hands regularly if you have been out or use hand sanitiser and avoid touching your face with unwashed hands.

If you have vulnerable neighbours who you think may need help and you are well you could print off a note and use to make contact without risking infection.Deliveries of shopping etc should be done with no contact. If the person/s being helped are ill defer taking payment until the quarantine period (14 days) has passed and there are no longer symptoms. Telephone contact, especially for those who live alone, can help to alleviate loneliness and help pass the time.

Larger versions are available in Ramsbury Post Office

If you have problems with shopping or obtaining supplies ring 07979327505/520409 or 520045 parishcouncil@ramsbury.org or candsglass@btinternet.com and we may be able to help.

There will be no public church services until further notice. The churches are now closed

The library is closed. Audio books can be downloaded via Wiltshire Council website as well as a variety of magazines and books to read online

The Charity Shop is closed. Please do not leave donations outside

Since more residents are working from home parking is more of an issue

PLEASE PARK THOUGHTFULLY

You may wish to download and display one of these notices if they are relevant to your situation.

RECYCLING AND REFUSE COLLECTION DAYS ARE CHANGING

PLEASE CHECK ON wiltshire.gov.uk/waste to check the new schedule which starts next week as all addresses in the village do not have the same schedule

Volunteers from the Parish Council have planted up tubs at There are currently four vacancies on the Parish Council which can be filled by co-option. If you live or work in Ramsbury and would be interested in joining the Parish Council contact the clerk on parishcouncil@ramsbury.org or 01672 520045





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