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We need your help - please dispose of your waste at home

We need your help - please dispose of your waste at home created by RS published on 03 April 2020

Residents of Hartlepool exercising outdoors are being urged to dispose of their litter and bagged dog waste at home. The appeal has been issued by Hartlepool Borough Council in an attempt to ensure the town’s streets and green spaces are kept as clean and tidy as possible. It follows a significant increase in the amount of waste reported in some parts of the town.

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Follow the rules and save lives

Follow the rules and save lives created by RS published on 03 April 2020

Hartlepool Borough Council has appealed again for residents to follow the Government regulations on movement and social distancing - and for parents to ensure their children follow the rules too. It follows recent incidents of people ignoring the regulations, including children and young people congregating in groups in and around the town’s parks.

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Open letter from Government to Children and Young People with SEND and their families

Open letter from Government to Children and Young People with SEND and their families created by RS published on 03 April 2020

To view an open letter from Vicky Ford MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Children and Families, to children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) and their families and carers, please click here. 

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Open letter from Gill Alexander, Chief Executive of Hartlepool Borough Council

Open letter from Gill Alexander, Chief Executive of Hartlepool Borough Council created by RS published on 03 April 2020

I fully understand many people across Hartlepool will be feeling worried about Coronavirus. I want to take this opportunity to reassure everyone that Hartlepool Borough Council is doing everything we can to support residents across the Borough and we continue to follow national and regional advice.

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Closure of educational settings, information for parents / carers

Closure of educational settings, information for parents / carers created by RS published on 03 April 2020

From Monday 23 March schools will only be open to children in the following groups: children with a social worker; some children with an education, health and care plan (EHCP) and children of critical worker parents. The schools will only look after children of these workers where the parents are critical to the Covid-19 response and cannot be safely cared for at home.

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