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Coronavirus. Don’t let it get you down.

You have time on your hands, and a phone. Arrange to call someone daily. Dig out an address book, and get in touch with an old friend.

Chance Memory

Derwenthorpe Book Clubs present: Chance Memory: The Story of a York War Poet by Professor Sue Mendus  In 1927, the author Ernest Raymond wrote of a poem called From Steyning to the Ring, ‘it is simple and perfect … unrivalled in our war literature’. The poem was (apparently) written in the trenches of the Western Front in 1916, and it […]

Neighbour Network is working well

Derwenthorpe Neighbour Support Network is up and running – Contact us on 0771 287 2343 or neighbours@derwenthorpe.co.uk There was a lovely response to the leaflet circulated a few weeks ago with many neighbours volunteering their help. Between us we have been able to respond to all the requests of support so far: Neighbours have grocery shopped, […]

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