Stephen Slominski

I'm the News Editor and admin for this site and a life-long Eastleigh resident.

Free Coronavirus book for kids

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Southampton intensive care nurse writes free book for children anxious about Coronavirus  A Southampton intensive care nurse has created a book to help reduce anxiety in children caused by the Coronavirus outbreak. The free online publication, entitled Dave the Dog is worried about coronavirus, has already been downloaded 15,000 times and used in schools and…

HCC issues coronavirus advice for elderly and vulnerable

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The County Council is reiterating practical steps people can take to reduce the severity of Coronavirus (COVID-19) among elderly and vulnerable groups. Hampshire County Council’s Director of Public Health, Simon Bryant, said: “I know people have particular concerns at this time for the elderly and those with long term health conditions. “I would urge everyone…

Eastern Airways commence flights to Teeside

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Eastern Airways take on more Southampton routes following Flybe collapse. Flights to Newcastle start Wednesday,Eastern Airways have commenced a new service from Southampton Airport with flights to Teeside – one of 11 new routes the airline is launching today.(Monday 9 March.) The airline joins Loganair in moving quickly to plug the gap in Southampton Airports…

Updated: Peter Symonds student tests positive for Coronavirus

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UPDATE WEDNESDAY 11 MARCH.  A SECOND STUDENT IS SELF-ISOLATING ‘AS A PRECAUTION.’ Experts from Public Health England have helped Peter Symonds College trace the contacts of a student who has tested positive for coronavirus. Students and parents received an email from the college this morning to say it had been notified that a student had…