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Day Seventeen

by webmaster | Coronavirus Lockdown, Events

Bishopsteignton Lockdown Diary

Last night’s Government announcement and other news. The thoughts and feelings of the village as it faces the seventeenth day of lockdown. Logged in visitors can post their comments below.

While responses to the Coronavirus Lockdown develop over the next few weeks, we want to record thoughts and actions in Bishopsteignton one day at a time. Please leave two or three sentences and any images you may have in the comments section below. Tomorrow we shall lock these comments and publish Day Eighteen.

News since last nights announcement

Coronavirus: Top stories this morning – BBC Breakfast | BBC

Coronavirus: Vulnerable children ‘not turning up at school’ – BBC Newsnight

Coronavirus: How Russia’s ballet wasn’t shut down despite lockdown – BBC News

Coronavirus: EU could fail over outbreak, warns Italy’s Giuseppe Conte – BBC News

Emily Maitlis Newsnight UK puts the perception record straight

Posts on social media by local businesses and organisations made on this day

From Bishopsteignton Banter

From Bishopsteignton Village Website

From The Cockhaven Arms

From Teignmouth Oracle

Bishopsteignton’s amazing “over the Rainbow” shout out to NHS/carers/key workers made this evening at 8.03 after the clapping