This page is for any news announcements that you think would be interesting to local residents and visitors. Examples are “Lost and Found” reports; Requests to Support Upcoming Events; Thought For the Day; Information Requests, Wildlife Reports, Public Service announcements, Voluntary Help requests, Sponsorship requests. Images as well as text can be accommodated. Contributions should be sent to email@example.com.
The Royal British Legion Morgan’s Vale, Woodfalls & Redlynch Branch Centenary Celebrations May 15th 2022, Laying Up and Dedication of the Old and New Standards This event is a milestone for the community. It all started in 1922 with the forming of this Branch of the Royal British Legion, by those community members who had returned from the Great War of 1914 – 18. The Parade and Church Service will be a celebration, following along similar lines to our regular Remembrance Service. MORE
Stars Appeal Wi-Fi at Salisbury Hospital now ten times faster and easier to use!
Thanks to supporters of the Stars Appeal, Salisbury District Hospital’s Charity, patients, visitors and staff now have access to Wi-Fi that’s both faster and easier to use. The charity has been funding free Wi-Fi at the hospital since 2015, but has recently upgraded the service to make it quicker and easier to access. As well as making the connection speed ten times faster, users no longer have to register or enter their details to use the service. Instead they simply select ‘_StarsAppealFreeWiFi’ from the list of available networks on their phone, tablet or other device, wait for the blue Stars Appeal welcome screen to appear, and then click connect. Every week over 3,000 people benefit from the Wi-Fi, including patients and their families, visitors and hospital staff. Commenting on the upgraded service, Tara Rainaldi, Senior Sister on the Hospital’s Pembroke Cancer Unit and Stars Appeal Ambassador said: “We’re massively proud of our free Stars Appeal Wi-Fi which is vital in enabling patients to stay in contact with their loved ones, watch television free-of-charge and keep in touch with life outside the hospital. This has been even more important over the last two years when Stars Appeal Wi-Fi has enabled so many video calls between patients and their families especially when they haven’t been able to have visitors.” For more information visit www.starsappeal.org
THE QUEEN’S PLATINUM JUBILEE JUNE 2022
A Call for Ideas and Volunteers!
The Nation will be celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee over the long holiday “weekend” from Thursday 2nd June to Sunday 5th June 2022. There will be national, regional and local events taking place. Redlynch Parish Council and other local groups are beginning to develop ideas for local celebrations. We are looking for ideas and volunteers prepared to help and deliver local events. If you are interested please send your contact details along with any suggestions to firstname.lastname@example.org. We will form a steering group to help coordinate a programme of activities and to keep the Parish informed.
SUPPORTED BY REDLYNCH ONLINE