Strete, Devon Strete

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Welcome to the official website of Strete in Devon, England, which is managed by Strete Parish Council. Strete is about a fifteen minute drive from Dartmouth. It is to be found on the high coastal ground at the eastern end of Slapton Sands. It's a good place to stay if you like exploring the local beaches and is also convenient for Kingsbridge, Totnes and Salcombe. Strete is situated on the South West Coastal Footpath and, with a variety of accommodation in the village, it is an ideal location to take a break in your journey. Take time to relax and enjoy the beautiful AONB surroundings.

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A Genuine Case to Celebrate​

The low-dose steroid treatment dexamethasone provides a major breakthrough in the fight against the deadly Coronavirus. Medical test evidence confirms it cuts the risk of death by a third for patients on ventilators and for those on oxygen it cut deaths by a fifth. The treatment is up to 10 days of dexamethasone and it costs about £5 per patient. Essentially, in total, it costs £35 to save a life. This is a drug that is globally available.
However, it is recommended that people should not go out and buy it to take at home. Dexamethasone does not appear to help people who do not need help with their breathing with milder symptoms of Coronavirus. Read more about the drug dexamethasone.

Thanks to Marcus Rashford's campaign, the Government have agreed to support the scheme to provide food vouchers to about 1.3 million children in England during the summer holidays. Marcus Rashford says he wants to do more to help those in need

After a 100-day absence, the Football Premier League returns later today. A minute's silence to remember those who have died with Coronavirus will be held before the first matches. Let's hope Exeter Chiefs are able to get back soon, too.


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Upcoming events in and around Strete.

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