Lockdown and social distancing rules may have brought the housing market to a near standstill over the last three months but home buyers across Merseyside have still been able to make reservations on new homes virtually with Livv Homes.
Skelmersdale-based social enterprise The Sewing Rooms has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by pivoting from its usual commercial market to producing a line of facemasks for the general public with the help of an £8k grant from Livv Investment.
For the past six weeks Hayley, our Empty Homes Manager, was redeployed to Knowsley Council’s Volunteer Hub. This week she took some time to tell us all about the great work they’ve been doing there, support Knowsley residents who have been impacted by COVID-19.
Smaller, local charities often make the most impact in our communities but can be overlooked in favour of the bigger national charities. Our People Fund was set up by our Employee Forum to help recognise the work done by charities working across the Liverpool City Region.
Following on from the release of new government guidelines around social distancing, we are now able to begin to reintroduce a number of our services. This will be done in stages and we have a dedicated page which you can visit to see the status of all our services.
During the coronavirus pandemic, Knowsley Council's waste collection team have been providing a valuable service to residents. We ask that you help support Knowsley Council's waste collection team by double checking which bin to use before throwing anything away.