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Corona Virus latest:
The Doynton Mutual Aid Group have issued this poster detailing where you can get all sorts of help.  Email doyntonvillage @live.co.uk to join the whatsapp group to keep informed of local information and access to help within the village.
Doynton Food Bank Villagers have donated a number of food items which can be found in a box in the church porch, please feel free to help yourself if you are in need. We also have a modest fund available to support this and would welcome suggestions of the items that would be most useful. All messages will be treated in the strictest confidence, please email doyntonvillage@live.co.uk Any villagers who have any spare items of food please leave them in the box whenever you can.
Cross House Inn is now closed until further notice. 
Doynton Village Market Elizabeth Crew 937 3168 email: crewmaud[at]btinternet.com You may order baked goods, meat etc. and our producers will deliver them around the village.
The Bull at Hinton are offering distribution of food boxes including meat, bread, dairy fruit and vegetables. Call 0117 9372332 to order.
Post Office 0117 932 3159 The Doynton village post office will continue to run on Thursdays for one hour from 9:30am to 10:30am. Steve is happy to take orders on a Wednesday between 3pm and 6pm for any of the items found in the convenience store associated with the Oldland Common Post Office. These can be picked up from the Village Hall on Thursday. Please have cash available for this.
Children's Playground is now closed until further notice.
Wellocks food deliveries if you visit their website you can order food boxes to be delivered directly to your door or to the Cross House for collection.
St Aldams Plant Nursery in Pucklechurch will deliver plants and compost to your door, minimum order £25. Click here for details.
10 minute Exercise Programme from the BBC for older listeners, click here to listen.

Useful Links:
Follow the latest stay at home advice here.
Overview of COVID-19 – what is it? Includes advice for families, prevention, how it’s caught and spread, self-isolation, testing and treatment, foreign travel.
How to get medical help - click NHS 111
The NHS has provided this advice for those wanting to pick up prescriptions on behalf of someone else.
South Gloucestershire Council’s COVID-19 information page. Click here for financial advice for volunteers.
Concern about the illness, the impact of self-isolation and the disruption to daily lives could cause undue pressure and anxiety. The NHS Every Mind Matters website has some really simple useful tips and advice to support good mental health. You can also find information about local mental health services on the One You South Gloucestershire website. 
Changes to Waste Collection services can be seen here.
Changes to the local police services can be seen here.
Changes to the local bus services can be seen here or call 0871 200 2233. Local bus services 35 Marshfield to Bristol, 634 Tormarton to Kingswood, 684 Wick to Keynsham will all be operating on an demand service only. Transport must be pre-booked the day before travel between 10am-12pm and is only available Mon – Fri between the hours of 10am and 2pm. To book please call 01454 866980

Doynton Map: below is an embedded link to google maps. If you want to see a street view of the village then click on 'View Larger Map' and then drag the little yellow pegman onto the place you want to see.  You can drag the image around and see a 360 degree view of anywhere in the village.


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