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HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh 1921-2021

The Duke of Edinburgh

The ceremonial royal funeral for HRH Prince Philip will be held at St George’s Chapel, in the grounds of Windsor Castle, at 3pm on Saturday, 17 April and will be televised.

In Nottinghamshire, an Evensong Including Prayers and Devotion to HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh will be held at Southwell Minster on Friday afternoon.

There are several ways you can pay tribute and send a message of condolence. For more information please visit our website.

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Twice weekly rapid testing available to everyone over 18

Lateral Flow Test

All Notts residents over 18 are now able to access free, rapid lateral flow tests for themselves and their families to use twice a week.

People aged 18 and over in Nottinghamshire and Nottingham will be able to collect two boxes of seven tests per person or four boxes per family from our asymptomatic community testing sites. 

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Ensuring close-contact services are Covid-secure

Hairdresser covid secure

We are working with the Health and Safety Executive to engage with close contact services like hairdressing, barbers, and nail salon businesses across Notts to check they have Covid-secure measures in place and to help tackle Covid-19 in the local area.

During the checks, officers will provide advice and guidance to manage risk and protect workers, customers and visitors.

Further details

Register to vote in the May elections

Register to vote

Don't forget to register to vote in the May elections. The deadline to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on 20 April, and for a proxy vote the deadline is 5pm on 27 April. 

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UK Community Renewal Funding

Job search

Local organisations from across the county have until Friday (16 April) to put forward initial project ideas to boost the economy, including helping Nottinghamshire residents affected by the pandemic back into work.

Read more and apply

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