Beach Clean – Sunday 15th November 2020

Beach Clean – Sunday 15th November 2020

Sussex Indian Punjabi Society is again supporting the beach clean up group; Surfers Against Sewage on following dates, times and locations. Note different start location/times to previous beach cleans. I will endeavour to be at start times. Observe latest COVID19 guidelines; eg Keeping to social distancing and limit groups to 6. Look forward to support from anyone who might be interested.

Date : Saturday, 15th November 2020
Time: 10:00am – 13:00pm (participate for whatever duration suitable for you)
Meet Location : Peace Statue on Hove Lawns. Let organisers know you going to event via; https://www.facebook.com/events/s/the-big-sas-beach-clean-bright/668768203996096/?ti=icl

Our Facebook page event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2745166769094481

Bags/Gloves/Pick sticks : If you have these, please bring your own for social safety reasons and in case stock available for volunteers are limited.

Lets show Brighton Indian Community cares passionately about our beaches and are available to help during these difficult and unusual times. Currently council resources are stretched and social behaviour a bit poor from some not taking their rubbish back home if bins full.

Details of this and other campaigns can be found on:

https://facebook.com/events/s/brighton-hove-sas-plastic-prot/596971440981916/?ti=icl

‘Brighton Indian Community’ raise £9K for COVID19 Appeal

‘Brighton Indian Community’ raise £9K for COVID19 Appeal

The Sussex Indian Punjabi SocietyGujarati Cultural Society, Indian Colours, Brighton & Hindu Community and Brighton Malayalee Association got together as a community with local charity Food Matters to make donations of money and food. Food Matters is enormously grateful for the donations of money, time, vehicles, food (and egg boxes) that have been given towards the city’s emergency food response. Below is the link to a press release from Food Partnership website in response to our ‘Brighton Indian Community’ support.

Support from Brighton & Hove Indian Community

Big thank you to everyone at Sussex Indian Punjabi Society and other local groups for your ongoing support at this difficult and unpredictable time.

Coronavirus (COVID‑19) – Latest Advice

Coronavirus (COVID‑19) – Latest Advice

The free NHS COVID-19 app is a vital part of the NHS Test and Trace service in England, and the NHS Wales Test, Trace, Protect service and can be downloaded here: https://covid19.nhs.uk/

You can find out more about what the app does at https://covid19.nhs.uk/what-the-app-does.html and this link includes a list of translated resources about the app https://bit.ly/2SunizD

Otherwise click here to see latest Government advice on Coronavirus (COVID‑19)

There are three simple actions we must all do to keep on protecting each other:

  • Wash hands – Keep washing your hands regularly
  • Cover face – Wear a face covering in enclosed spaces
  • Make space – Stay at least 2 metres apart – or 1 metre with a face covering or other precautions

Brighton and Hove City Council’s Falls Prevention Team have also made the following film of strength and balance exercises that you can do at home. It includes subtitles in English, and the film description on YouTube includes instructions of how to view subtitles in other languages: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9DGd-I8I8vM

Beach Clean – Sunday 15th November 2020

Beach Clean – Sunday 20th September 2020

Sussex Indian Punjabi Society is again supporting the beach clean up group; Surfers Against Sewage on following dates, times and locations. Note different start location/times to previous beach cleans. I will endeavour to be at start times for them both. Observe latest COVID19 guidelines; eg Keeping to social distancing and limit groups to 6. Look forward to support from anyone who might be interested.

Date : Sunday 20th September 2020
Time: 11:00am – 13:00pm (participate for whatever duration suitable for you)
Meet Location : On the beach by The Warren next door to Electric Arcade and under the Zip Wire Tower by Brighton Pier). Let organisers know you going to event via;https://www.facebook.com/events/596971440981916

Bags/Gloves/Pick sticks : If you have your own, please bring for social safety reasons and in case limited stock available for volunteers.

Lets show Brighton Indian Community cares passionately about our beaches and are available to help during these difficult and unusual times. Currently council resources are stretched and social behaviour a bit poor from some not taking their rubbish back home if bins full.

Details of this and other campaigns can be found on:

https://facebook.com/events/s/brighton-hove-sas-plastic-prot/596971440981916/?ti=icl