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Gnomes on: 07760 793921

Central Bedfordshire Council: For those with access to the web, an e-form has been set up to allow people to register their need for help digitally. The form is available at www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/covidhelp

Central Bedfordshire Council COVID-19 update

Central Bedfordshire Council is continuing to proactively contact Central Bedfordshire residents who are known to be vulnerable and is arranging support to those in need.

Anyone who needs help can contact the council via their website www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/covidhelp or the dedicated COVID-19 helpline on 0300 300 8900.

Please see the attached leaflet for top tips on looking after you mental wellbeing

Any support you can provide to local Good Neighbour schemes and other groups that are also supporting vulnerable residents in your parishes is welcomed and much appreciated. Community and Voluntary Services (CVS) have lots of helpful and useful information on their website.

Vounteers required 

Meppershall Gnomes are in need of volunteers to help our more vulnerable members of society at this time.  If you can help those who need support please email your details to: and we will be in contact with you. 

CBC are also inviting those residents who want to get involved in volunteering to contact them to register their interest, either by the main COVID-19 Contact Centre Helpline – 0300 300 8900, or via an e-form on their website at www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/covidvolunteer

Message from HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire Helen Nellis

The Lord-Lieutenant’s weekly message is now available and can be accessed at:

https://www.centralbedfordshire.gov.uk/info/34/hm_lord-lieutenant_of_bedfordshire_helen_nellis/746/coronavirus_a_message_from_the_lord-lieutenant

If you are a Twitter user, the Lord-Lieutenant can be followed at: @LLieutenantBeds