Week Seventeen

Bishopsteignton Lockdown Diary

This week’s news and the most recent Government statement.

Thoughts and feelings of the village as it faced the sixteenth and looks forward to the seventeenth week since lockdown was announced. Logged in visitors can post their comments below.

While responses to the Coronavirus Lockdown continue to develop over the coming weeks, we still want to record thoughts and actions in Bishopsteignton. Please leave two or three sentences and any images you may have in the comments section below.

News since last week

Coronavirus updates from around the world – BBC News

Brazil struggles with coronavirus crisis as President tests positive for disease – BBC News

Pubs close after hundreds of customers exposed to coronavirus risk – BBC News

Sunak to unveil ‘kickstart jobs scheme’ for young people – Covid-19: Top stories this morning – BBC

Coronavirus in Australia: Melbourne returns to lockdown as cases surge – BBC News

Fighting Covid-19 in a place where people don’t believe it exists | BBC Africa documentary

Coronavirus: Belgrade protesters storm Serb parliament over curfew – BBC News

Public spending on crisis soars to £190bn – Covid-19: Top stories this morning – BBC

Coronavirus Explained: Long-term symptoms (BBC World News)

Quarantine rules end for dozens of destinations – Covid-19: Top stories this morning – BBC

Coronavirus: Why have masks become such a battleground? – BBC Newsnight

BBC WORLD NEWS – Serbia Coronavirus Protests

Coronavirus: Donald Trump finally wears mask in public – Covid-19: Top stories this morning – BBC

Flying during coronavirus . BBC News

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Lock down again as increases occur (Israel) – BBC News – 12th July 2020

More than 70 workers contract coronavirus at farm in Herefordshire – BBC News

Coronavirus: ‘Our life is dependent on the survival of plants and animals’ – BBC World Service

Coronavirus (Covid-19) WHO – China sanctions USA & Russia treason – BBC News – 13th July 2020

Coronavirus: Nations heading in wrong direction with Covid-19, says WHO – BBC News

Posts on social media by local businesses and organisations made in the last week

The Ring of Bells

www.facebook.com/theringersinbishopsteignton/posts/605374140106436

Humber Barn

www.facebook.com/Humberbarn/photos/a.149280849071447/566120717387456/?type=3&theater

Old Walls Vineyard

www.facebook.com/OldWallsVineyard/photos/a.477630336046678/939618279847879/?type=3&theater

The Hair Studio

www.facebook.com/HairStudioInBishopsteignton/posts/3347616871936285

Red Rock Brewery

www.facebook.com/RedRockBrewery/photos/a.149359891274/10157553412436275/?type=3&theater

Teignbridge Leisure

www.facebook.com/teignbridgeleisure/photos/a.1138560462825651/3785629511452053/?type=3&theater