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LCCN up and running

LCCN up and running

If you live locally you should have received (or be getting shortly) a leaflet (distributed free by Royal Mail) from the Local Covid-19 Community Network. It gives details of how to get help if you are self-isolating and in need of extra assistance and reassurance. A...

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Latest info for staying safe and well

Latest info for staying safe and well

We've added a new page: 'Staying safe and well' to our Covid-19 Information tab (top right of this web page) The page contains copies of information and links that will help us all stay safe, look after our well-being and support others in our community. Send any info...

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TAI CHI & CHI KUNG exercises to do at home

TAI CHI & CHI KUNG exercises to do at home

Marcus Bain normally holds his regular Tai Chi and Chi Kung classes in the Dunn Village Hall. To help all of us now 'staying at home', Marcus has published a free video lesson, that can be accessed via this You Tube link:...

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Staying at home advice

Staying at home advice

For up to date information and guidance about staying at home, social distancing and self-isolation, you can go to the government website https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus

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Hi Ho

Hi Ho

Look out for our 'Hi Ho' stories. Positive ideas and initiatives that manage to bring a Silver Lining to some of the dark clouds hanging over us.

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Rushlake Green Village Stores – even BIGGER on the OUTSIDE

Rushlake Green Village Stores – even BIGGER on the OUTSIDE

Tony and his team are offering to deliver to anyone who cannot or should not visit the Village Stores. The Village Stores email is RGVS@btinternet.com. Tony has also said that if anyone is self-isolating, or just concerned, the Stores team will be happy to come out...

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We just love the VILLAGE STORES

We just love the VILLAGE STORES

Tony Fields and the Village Stores crew continue to stay admirably calm, keep smiling and maintain a flow of much needed essentials for daily life. Well done and a huge thanks to them one and all. And if you haven’t already discovered it, the Village Stores facebook...

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Your ideas for STAYING POSITIVE

Your ideas for STAYING POSITIVE

Send us your ideas for how to keep busy and feeling positive, even if isolated. What is your escape? Reading that novel? Planting vegetables? Quilt making? Taking up painting again? Virtual bridge? Poetry? Yoga? Rekindling your musical skills? Our tip of the day:...

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CELEBRATING OUR WORLD

CELEBRATING OUR WORLD

More wonderful pictures, by brilliant local photographers, to lift our spirits. Images by Proctor Taylor Images by Diana Patterson-Fox We're always keen to include your photographs. Particularly images shot in Rushlake Green, Warbleton, Bodle Street Green, and the...

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LOCAL COMMUNITY SPIRIT at its best

Our community’s thoughts are already turning to how best to support those amongst us who need it most. We are aware of several individuals and groups that are drawing up lists of those who are keen to volunteer help, and have begun identifying those that might need...

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EVENTS on hold

Many local events, such as the WildFlower meeting on March 28th, have been postponed for obvious reasons. If you have an update about your event, please let us know at rushlakegreenvillage@gmail.com

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CALM ADVICE ON COVID-19

CALM ADVICE ON COVID-19

Amongst the frenzy of chatter about Corona virus, two sources can be relied upon for practical advice. The Government website page (https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response) gives links to amongst other things, the NHS...

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Sun-dried Teabags . . . . . Really?

Sun-dried Teabags . . . . . Really?

Reducing single use plastic, re-cycling more and buying products that are kinder to the environment is something many of us clearly want to achieve. We are fortunate in that the Village Stores has an ever increasing range of eco-friendly products. Washing liquids for...

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Garden Project Uncorked

Garden Project Uncorked

The February Wine Tasting event, in the Dunn Village Hall, marked the start of fundraising for the Osborne House garden project. The plan is to create a tranquil haven, with walking and seating areas, for House residents and their visitors. The Wine Tasting was...

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What can I do about CLIMATE CHANGE

What can I do about CLIMATE CHANGE

Lots of people have asked us to create some room for ideas that will help to make Rushlake Green a little greener. Initiatives to nurture the natural environment around us. Hints on how to reduce our carbon footprint. Information about how to cut landfill waste....

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A Tree is for Life

A Tree is for Life

'Planting trees' features prominently in many lists of ways to combat the climate crisis. Now is still a good time of year to plant, while trees are still dormant. The received wisdom seems to be that a good approach is to choose native trees that fit well into the...

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Verge in Soil

Verge in Soil

Find out more about how you can encourage wildflowers to flourish in and around Warbleton. Help restore your verge with bio-diversity. Identify wildflowers, and swap seeds & plants. 'Warbleton Wildflowers' invites you to an event, at Bodle Street Green Village...

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Less Carbon More Local

Less Carbon More Local

Buying locally produced goods has got to make carbon sense. Buying them from our local shop is even better. Here are just some of the excellent locally produced items that can be found in the Rushlake Green Village Stores. - Nothiam Dairy milk, creams and yoghurts -...

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In Fitness and in Health

In Fitness and in Health

As part of our Village Leaf refresh, we're planning to bring back our section on local providers of activities and services relating to Fitness, Health end Well-being. If you offer a services, or run a group, which you think we may not already know about please...

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YES THEY CAN – work in progress at Osborne House

YES THEY CAN – work in progress at Osborne House

Warbleton Housing Association are pleased to announce that refurbishment works are under way at Osborne House, Rushlake Green, to upgrade the community room. Osborne House dates back to the early 1960s and was originally built with the community room separate lacking...

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