Updates about changes to our various community services and grants as a result of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Community bus service

The community buses are now running.

Community Centres (including The Hive at the Jim McDonald Centre)

The Hive continues to be open for children's activities and welcomes back organised adult sport and exercise groups.  Jimmy Mac's Lunch club reopens.  

Freddie's Den Soft Play has now reopened on Monday 19th July 2021, albeit with a reduced capacity.

Grants and Awards

Changes have been made to the Small Community Grants Guidance for 2020/21 as a result of COVID-19. The The Queen's Sapphire Jubilee Awards  are closed until further notice.

Support services for young people

In light of government guidelines on social distancing these Icon for pdf Online resources for home education may be useful.


Updated: 20 July 2021