South Holland District Council is working to offer a new range of support to local residents who are struggling financially due to the impact of Coronavirus, with additional schemes to provide crucial council tax relief for vulnerable households.
South Holland District Council is making all of its car parks in the District free of charge for the next two weeks, to help protect and support frontline workers and volunteers during the coronavirus efforts.
Following discussions with stallholders and the latest Government guidance, South Holland District Council has taken the difficult decision to cancel all our markets in the District (Spalding, Holbeach, Crowland and Long Sutton) until further notice.
South Holland District Council will introduce new additional measures to assist businesses in response to COVID-19, following the Chancellor's recent announcement.
In response to COVID-19 we have taken the decision to temporarily close our Priory Road offices to the public from 2pm on Tuesday 24 March 2020 until further notice.
As a result of staffing pressures, an increase in cases of vandalism and government guidance in relation to COVID-19, South Holland District Council has taken the difficult decision to temporarily close all of our public toilet facilities in the District from Tuesday 24 March until further notice.
In order to help suppress the spread of the COVID-19 virus, all open space and football bookings across South Holland District's sites have been postponed until further notice.
All non-decision making and non-urgent meetings have now been cancelled until the end of May. We are still waiting on Government guidance and temporary legislation around decision-making meetings, therefore any decisions on meetings such as full Council, Cabinet and Planning will be made on a case-by-case basis nearer the time.
In line with today's announcement by the Prime Minister, both the Castle Sports Centre and swimming pool in Spalding and Peele Leisure Centre in Long Sutton has been closed until further notice.
In response to the latest Government advice in relation to COVID-19, South Holland District Council is taking the decision to temporarily suspend all face-to-face appointments with our Housing departments. This will take effect from Friday 20 March until further notice.