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Elstree & Borehamwood Town Council

Elstree & Borehamwood Town Council

Corona Virus Information

(Updated 3rd November 2020)

Council Offices & Fairway Hall

The Town Council has taken the difficult decision to temporarily close Fairway Hall to the public for private functions.  Some regular hirers working to Covid Secure guidelines will be permitted to use Fairway Hall subject to current government guidelines.

The Town Council Offices are open by appointment only for essential business.

We will continue to monitor closely and act upon the latest Government advice and we apologise for any inconvenience.

Updated information will appear on this page as it becomes available.

Our staff are working in a Covid Secure environment.  Please bear with us as it may take longer to respond to any enquiries during this time.

Council Meetings are now taking place via Zoom and Webinars - please check our website regularly for latest meeting information.

Any planned events are cancelled until further notice - including Coach Trips and Fireworks Display.

Please send any enquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Allotments

Allotment holders that are self-isolating MUST NOT visit the Allotment sites for any reason

It is important that anyone attending the allotment takes care to stay the appropriate distance from others, avoid body contact and wash hands at taps, do not wash hands or use detergents in the water tanks and please pay attention to notice boards

It is essential that no un-authorised people are allowed onto the plots for the duration of this pandemic, if you do wish to bring someone to assist with work on the plot, please ensure that that this is notified to the Town Council.  Careful consideration should be given to introducing anyone over 70, those with underlying illness or pregnant women.

Members should take the following precautionary measures :

  • Keep hand sanitiser in your shed and wash your hands regularly
  • Use hand sanitiser before opening and closing any gate locks
  • Observe “Social Distancing” with each other 2 metres and groups of no more than 6 people.
  • If you take your children to the plot, ensure that they stay within its confines and do not run around on communal paths and spaces.
  • Do not share tools
  • Minimise the contact with each other for example no handshakes
  • Do not wash your hands in water troughs

For the latest guidance visit https://www.nsalg.org.uk/news/covid19-information

Hertsmere Borough Council Updates

Visit the Borough Council website for the latest updates

Hertfordshire County Council Updates

Visit the County Council website for the latest updates

UK Government Updates

Visit the Government Coronavirus website for the latest information