Mar 25, 2020 Covid-19
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  Here’s a further message from the Dean of Winchester, Catherine Ogle, on Covid-19 The message has been released by the Cathedral: “We are living through exceptional times. Because of the coronavirus crisis, and the conditions needed to keep ourselves and others safe, our usual habits are challenged and our every-day activities curtailed. “Thank you […]

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Mar 25, 2020 8DBD2C4C-3147-4292-A693-322B7B7D10EB
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  As Winchester goes into a second day of lockdown and further requests to stay at home, Hampshire Road Policing have tweeted to ask that everyone plays their part. They say that Policing by Consent underpins this country. Officers say they understand the strains in Winchester are huge right now but observance of the current […]

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Mar 23, 2020 Prime Minister
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  Here is the full transcript of the televised message from the Prime Minister, delivered from 10 Downing Street tonight at 8.30pm: Good Evening, The coronavirus is the biggest threat this country has faced for decades – and this country is not alone. All over the world we are seeing the devastating impact of this […]

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Mar 23, 2020 Covid-19
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  IN LIGHT OF THE PRIME MINISTER’S MESSAGE, AND THE RAPIDLY MOVING SITUATION THAT WE’RE NOW IN, THIS PAGE IS NO LONGER BEING UPDATED. WE WILL OPEN A NEW PAGE AS SOON AS THE SITUATION CHANGES AND WITH FURTHER REACTION. People are still advised to stay at home for 7 days if they show any […]

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Mar 17, 2020 Theatre
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    Play to the Crowd, the arts and education charity that runs Theatre Royal Winchester, Hat Fair and Playmakers, has announced that, following the briefing by the Prime Minister and the government’s health advisers on Monday 16 March, all live performances at the theatre will be suspended for the time being. Deryck Newland (pictured […]

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