Ayrshire Councils could suspend Recycling Collection as the Coronavirus Outbreak hits services

By Gordon McColm Local authorities may be forced to further limit their Waste Collection services to reduce risk and alleviate pressure on staff. East Dunbartonshire Council announced last night they would no longer collect recycling from residents. Currently all three … Continue reading Ayrshire Councils could suspend Recycling Collection as the Coronavirus Outbreak hits services

Glasgow's empty streets as Scotland goes into Lockdown due to COVID 19

By Zainab Arowoshere Following the prime Minister’s announcement some days ago to only leave home when it is absolutely necessary, and all non essential shops to be closed immediately to stop the outbreak of the disease. The Scottish First Minister … Continue reading Glasgow's empty streets as Scotland goes into Lockdown due to COVID 19

Gaming Through Corona Lock Down

By Christopher Dass The corona virus lock down across many countries has caused difficulties for many business except the for a few like the online gaming industry. Online Gaming industry is a popular business that is helping many people get through the lock down. One such business that has taken to the online gaming is the Unboxed café https://uwsnewsroom.com/2020/03/24/local-business-in-ayr-fear-for-future-amid-coronavirus-outbreak/. Whit the improvement of technology online gaming saw its place in the world gaining popularity with the millennials. This led to a new world of sport and competition creating its own brand, with board games having to compete with it. Now … Continue reading Gaming Through Corona Lock Down

Charity Organisations and food Banks help to tackle Covid 19.

By Zainab Arowoshere. Food and homeless Charity Organisations across Scotland are struggling to keep up with the Corona virus Pandemic. Suzie Rose from Shelter Organisation speaks for many when she says we are Flat out. And she added. “Unfortunately our staffing situation has not improved during a global health emergency. My colleagues are under incredible strain just now”. “As the Coronavirus pandemic unfolds in the Uk, our main priority is ensuring the safety of everyone needing help, someone volunteering their time, or someone making a donation“ This sentiment was echoed by Trussel Trust, stop hunger Uk. Charity Organisations and food … Continue reading Charity Organisations and food Banks help to tackle Covid 19.

Keeping faith during lock down

Christopher Dass The UK’s lock down to prevent the spread of corona virus is restricting gathering people to not more than two people. A country lock down means that everything excluding essential services like supermarkets health care will be closed. But what does this mean for places of worship? Certain religions require its people to be present at their places of worship, Like the Muslim religion that requires its people to be present at their mosque on Fridays for their worship or the Catholics that require its parishioners to be present in church for Sunday services. With UK’s lock down … Continue reading Keeping faith during lock down

Professional Educators facing Online-Teaching as an effect of COVID-19

By Nora Garcia The majority of schools, colleges and Universities in the UK are now closed due to the Coronavirus spread. Online-Teaching is the current method employed to help students throughout their academic year. Professional Educators in schools and Universities … Continue reading Professional Educators facing Online-Teaching as an effect of COVID-19

Africa shutting its doors amidst Corona virus Outbreak

By Zainab Arowoshere “Closing the border is the best way for Nigeria because people entering the Country from will affect almost everybody and that is what the Government is avoiding.” That is the voice of a Nigerian Public servant who has been told to stay at home due to the current situation of the Country. Nigeria, Sudan, South Africa, Egypt and other African Countries have all closed their borders and stopped flights from Countries that have recorded more than 200 cases of COVID 19 since the Outbreak as it’s a pandemic disease. Nigeria has restricted entry from Countries that have … Continue reading Africa shutting its doors amidst Corona virus Outbreak

The affects of Corona Virus on Scotland’s Community media

Christopher Dass With covid-19 causing a major pandemic across the world causing people to isolate themselves, having to rely on the media for regular updates on the situation and to answer their questions, and ease their fears. But what happens to these organizations as they work to provide information on the global pandemic, keeping in mind the danger of being exposed to the virus. As Scotland prepares it’s self to isolations with restaurants, pubs and bars ordered to be closed and people told to work form home, UK’s entertainment stations are canceling some of their shows like East Enders until … Continue reading The affects of Corona Virus on Scotland’s Community media