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Act now to beat COVID-19 and keep city safe

Published on Monday, 28 September 2020 in Public health news

Council leaders are becoming increasingly concerned about a sustained rise in the number of positive COVID-19 cases in Coventry.

Cllr Kevin Maton visits Central Library

More chance to use library services

Published on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 in Libraries news

More and more opportunities to use library services are becoming available despite the pandemic.

Councillor David Welsh

Councillor criticises Government plans to force thousands of extra homes in Coventry

Published on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 in Housing news

A leading city councillor has criticised Government plans that would more than double the number of homes the city must build every year.

Pictured: (left to right) Chris Nagle from the Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce, Amy Windsor, General Manager of the Telegraph Hotel, Cllr Jim O’Boyle and Brian Harrabin of CDP.

Key figures believe Coventry's newest hotel will provide an economic boost to the city

Published on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 in Leisure and culture news

Key figures in Coventry are convinced that Coventry’s newest hotel will provide an economic boost to the city after being given an exclusive tour of the project.

Replacement of the DNS servers on the schools secure network

Published on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 in Services for schools news

ICT will begin making the changes to CCC ICT Supported Schools Servers between 6 and 23 October.

Stoptober

Coventry health services team up for Stoptober to get residents in better health during COVID-19

Published on Wednesday, 30 September 2020 in Health and wellbeing news

Smokers in Coventry are being encouraged to take quitting seriously this Stoptober following the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and the impact on people’s health behaviours.

The Big App Download Weekend

The Big App Download Weekend

Published on Friday, 25 September 2020 in Public health news

Yesterday saw the launch of the new NHS Covid-19 app and now the public is being urged to download the app in a bid to fight the virus and keep each other safe.

Pictured: Cllr Jim O' Boyle and Wendy Toulson

Tapestry Conservation at St Mary's Guildhall

Published on Thursday, 24 September 2020 in Local history and heritage news

A specialist textile conservator paid a welcome visit to St Mary’s Guildhall recently to carry out a visual survey of the Guildhall’s stunning tapestry.

Virtual Jobs & Skills Fair returning in October

Published on Thursday, 24 September 2020 in Jobs and careers news

The Coventry Job Shop’s popular Jobs & Skills Fair event is set to continue virtually on 7 October in order to continue helping people find work during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pioneering Community COVID-19 Advisors to help fight against coronavirus

Published on Thursday, 24 September 2020 in Public health news

Coventry now has a new team to help combat the threat of coronavirus and help residents cope with the many challenges it brings – the Community COVID Advisors.

Protect your loved ones

New NHS Covid-19 Test and Trace App - advice for businesses

Published on Thursday, 24 September 2020 in Business and licensing news

A new NHS Test and Trace App is being made available for people over 16 to download to help to restrict the spread of COVID-19.

Protect your loved ones, download the app

New NHS COVID-19 Test and Trace App roll out

Published on Thursday, 24 September 2020 in Public health news

A new NHS Test and Trace App is being made available to people over the age of 16 to download to help to restrict the spread of COVID-19.

Six months of challenges and great work, but more to do

Published on Wednesday, 23 September 2020 in Councillors and MPs news

The Leader of Coventry City Council has today thanked the people of the city for their help in the fight against COVID-19, as the country marks six months since the start of lockdown and restrictions.

Coventry City Council launches health campaign to help residents to get fit during COVID-19 pandemic

Published on Wednesday, 23 September 2020 in Health and wellbeing news

Coventry City Council and partners are supporting a major new, adult health campaign to help residents become more resilient to COVID-19 by kickstarting a journey to better health.

Important information for all schools with the Coventry City Council ICT ISP SLA

Published on Friday, 18 September 2020 in Services for schools news

As part of Coventry City Councils server refresh programme, the DNS servers on the Schools Secure Network are being replaced in phases. Action is needed. Please forward to ICT Technical Support team.

Efforts increase to help keep rough sleepers in accommodation and off the streets

Published on Thursday, 17 September 2020 in Housing news

Coventry City Council has successfully bid for a further £782k from the government to house rough sleepers during the coming months in response to the knock-on effect of Covid-19.

Bars and customers asked for help in tackling COVID-19

Published on Thursday, 17 September 2020 in Business and licensing news

A letter has been sent to all licensed premises in the city, urging them to stay within Government guidelines and help the Council protect the city and its residents.

Council outline plans to increase properties to support homeless people

Published on Thursday, 17 September 2020 in Housing news

A report to councillors will offer an update on the latest plans to increase properties to support homeless people in Coventry and the efforts of the Council and agencies during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Places to add to Coventry Peace Trails

Published on Thursday, 17 September 2020 in Community and living news

Coventry Lord Mayor's Committee for Peace and Reconciliation has issued an appeal to the people of Coventry to let them know about more places of peace in and around the city.

Adoption poster

New #YouCanAdopt campaign launches to debunk the myths on adoption and highlight the number of children looking for a new family

Published on Wednesday, 16 September 2020 in Health and social care news

Regional adoption ages ave joined forces to launch a nationwide recruitment campaign to raise awareness of adoption.

More support for incredible carers

Published on Wednesday, 16 September 2020 in Health and social care news

Carers across Coventry are to get extra support to help combat the extra pressures and demands bought on by Covid-19.

Job Shop redundancy support success

Published on Tuesday, 15 September 2020 in Jobs and careers news

Mark was introduced to The Job Shop in July when he was going through the redundancy process after 22 years of employment in the warehousing sector.

Coventry e-scooter trial paused

Published on Monday, 14 September 2020 in Parking, travel and streets news

A government backed trial in Coventry to look at the best approach to legalising the use of e-scooters has been paused after concerns that some users have been riding the scooters on pavements.

Councillor David Welsh

Council names new Cabinet Member

Published on Monday, 14 September 2020 in Council and democracy news

Councillor David Welsh has been named the city’s new Cabinet Member for Housing and Communities.

A crowd of people next to a red cross and a group of six people socially distanced by a green tick.

Rule of six comes into effect to tackle coronavirus

Published on Monday, 14 September 2020 in Public health news

New laws prohibiting social gatherings of more than six people come into effect today (Monday 14 September) as the Government calls on the public to remain vigilant in the fight against coronavirus.

Residents urged to be vigilant following several confirmed Covid cases

Published on Monday, 14 September 2020 in Public health news

Coventry residents who may have visited three city centre pubs last weekend are being urged to be vigilant and seek a Covid-19 test if they develop any Coronavirus symptoms, no matter how mild.

COVID-19 testing issues: advice for people affected

Published on Friday, 11 September 2020 in Public health news

The Coventry and Warwickshire Healthcare system is aware of issues affecting the national COVID-19 testing programme which are preventing people with symptoms from getting a test.

Photographer looks at camera

Submit your photography for Coventry’s 2021 calendar

Published on Friday, 11 September 2020 in Arts and culture news

Visit Coventry is calling out for local photography enthusiasts to help create a beautiful and exclusive Coventry 2021 calendar, which will showcase the city’s landmarks as it celebrates its title of UK City of Culture 2021.

Announcement of resignation of a Cabinet Member

Published on Thursday, 10 September 2020 in Council and democracy news

Councillor Tariq Khan has resigned from his position as Cabinet Member for Communities and Housing.

City celebrates historic Godiva Day – virtually

Published on Thursday, 10 September 2020 in Events news

An historic day of celebration dating back more than 500 years will be held in Coventry tomorrow.

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