As government restrictions ease, it becomes difficult to know what we're allowed to do and what we are not. In many situations the responsibility is being placed on business owners, to put in place safe systems to allow them to operate. At present, we see this in shops, places of work and other establishments where people are visiting. In Cosgrove the restrictions are thought to have worked well, with very few cases of Covid-19 identified. Please do your best to ensure that this continues.
For details of the latest Government guidelines visit: what you can and can't do
A number of members of the community have volunteered to help those less fortunate villagers, who are forced to self isolate during the threat of Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Our Parish Councillors now co-ordinate a team of volunteer supporters, who are collecting prescribed medication and essential shopping for the elderly and those with health conditions that force them to stay at home. A printed copy of the scheme has been delivered to every household, shared on village social media and attached below. If you are self isolating and require assistance, contact one of our Parish Councillors and they will arrange for your needs to be catered for.
For up to date advice visit:
For your shopping needs visit:
The shop at the entrance to Cosgrove Park is open
Monday to Saturday from 9.00am to 7.00pm
Sunday from 9.00am to 4.00pm
A delivery service is available for people unable to leave home
Telephone: 01908 565797
Volunteers Digory and son Torin collecting and distributing food parcels for the community
Community Larder Scheme
The scheme providing food parcels delivered for less fortunate members of the community, has now ended. The scheme helped provide weekly food parcels to homes in the community, delivered by a group of volunteers co-ordinated by Digory Little. Organisers in the county are still in discussions with food suppliers to try and establish a regular scheme, that not only provides food to those that are in need, but also helps to avoid food waste. Developments will be communicated, as and when news is received.
Sincere appreciation to Digory, Torin, his son and all the volunteers who responded each week and delivered food parcels throughout the parish.