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.
As infections continue to surge an estimated one in 50 people in private households in England had coronavirus last week. The coronavirus situation in the UK right now is bleak and likely to remain so for the rest of the winter. On Sunday, more than 50,000 new cases were recorded for the sixth day running.
More than half a million doses of the vaccine are ready to go, with care home residents and staff, people aged over 80, and NHS workers at the front of the queue. Some 730 vaccination sites have already been established with the total set to surpass a thousand later this week.
How fast can the NHS go? Ultimately, it wants to get to two million doses a week and a rapid increase in the vaccination rate is expected in the coming days.
People ordered to: Stay at home, Protect the NHS, Save Lives. The PM said he had been left with no choice, because of the "frustrating and alarming" rise in cases, caused by the new faster-spreading variant . The regulations allow lockdown to potentially be in place until mid-March.
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