Holt Coronavirus Action Hub....

We will circulate key town information relating to the ongoing Coronavirus that may help. This information is subject to change. Contact details are supplied where possible. Please consider and check before making any necessary journey into town.

Please contact sarah@loveholt.com with any useful information or any questions you may have and we will endeavour to help.

Town & District Council / Government information

There is a new central helpline NNDC council number to call 01263 516000


The Holt Town Council office situated at Nelson House is now closed.

The Town Clerk and Financial Manager will be working from a home base and are available by appointment.

For any query or to register support or volunteer at this time, please call 07385579068 for assistance.


Grants are now available for any charity based in Holt whcih aims to help the community of Holt town during the Coronavirus outbreak - please see the Holt Town Council website for further details and application form.


The Venue (Holt Community Centre) is closed

Holt library is now closed

Holt allotment society has postponed its April AGM and plot/garage rent renewals till further notice.

Health

Kelling practice

GP appointments now closed, nurse appointments still available.

Kelling Surgery reception number is 01263 712461


Prescriptions

Now taking seven days to process instead of the usual three.

Call Jono Read on 07958 808758 or email readjono@gmail.com if you are able to help deliver prescriptions (and you are happy for your contact details to be shared)

Continue to order your prescriptions in the usual way.


Boots Chemist/dispensary Holt High Street 01263 712160. Please call to find out their opening times and proceedure.


Holt Caring Society 01263 711243 has drivers that can collect and deliver prescriptions.

Food and supplies - those still open

Budgens supermarket (and home delivery service too) 01263 713734

Benbows fruit and veg 01263 714003

P&S Butchers Revised opening times: 7:30am - 1:30pm Mon-Sat We are also offering a home delivery service. Contact us on 01263 713227

Bird Ventures (Chapel Yard) pet supplies and home deliveries 01263 710203, salesbirdventures@aol.com

Posh Pets (New Street) pet supplies 9 - 4

Allards Butchers - Open 7am - 2pm, Monday to Saturday. Offering home delivery service, call 01263 715569.


Holt Food Bank - located at and hosted by the Holt Youth Project

opening times are 1.30pm - 5pm Fridays only vouchers required no perishables

contact Julie 07747 533371 (run by Tom at Cromer food bank 07826 376343)

Transport


There are no time restrictions on bus passes. 


Sanders bus company posting regular updates to all services on their website.


Holt Taxi's still operating 01263 715707 or 07825 076985

Education & child care

All schools now closed.


Mandy Honeyman is our volunteer who's helping us compile a new town employement page. She is a teacher and specialist in home education who lives in Baconsthorpe. She has written a helpful article with strategies for coping with self-isolation and home-education please click here to read.

Mandy also has a useful blog with more self-isolation education ideas and resources for parents that can be found by clicking here. She will be updating this regularly.

Holt High Street & Traders


Useful links to Government advice

Holt solicitors Hayes and Storr - Furlough leave

MHA Larken Gowen (voluntary Love Holt accountants) Government update and Business support

Interruption Loan Scheme

NNDC business help news

British Business Bank - info on the Government loan scheme


NEW bounce back loan scheme announced


New Anglia Growth Hub website for businesses in need of advice and support at this time. 


Retailers still open (or trading online) - see individual websites for further information.


Bird Ventures | Wandering Whelk | Holt Fish Bar | Crowes Greengrocers | Krusty Loaf | P&S Butchers | Taste of India | Nature's Haven | Allards Butchers | Sunny Chinese Takeaway | SP Shoes | 1st Class Discounts | The Owl | Wansbeck House Dental Clinic | Eric's Fish and Chips | Crown House Flowers | Nelson Fries For You | Byfords Store | North Norfolk Fish Co. | Benbows Greengrocers | Posh Pets

Useful contacts


Holt Corona Virus Support Group Facebook page


Father Howard at St. Andrew's Parish Church have set up a pastoral help line for those who are isolated, anxious, and alone. The phone number is 07393559028.


Home Instead Senior Care – Holt – covering North Norfolk

www.homeinstead.co.uk/northnorfolk

Contact – Rebecca Trezise

Contact Numbers – 01263 650983 / 07376 790475


Norfolk Foundation has launched a Coronavirus Response Fund.


National Emergencies Trust Coronavirus Appeal isa nation-wide trust working closely with local organisations set up under the auspices of The Red Cross.