Village Hall Defibrillator Whissonsett parish council has funded the cost and installation of a community heart defibrillator, which is in place on the exterior wall of Whissonsett Village Hall on London Street, Whissonsett. The machine is now live and ready to use
This is a public machine and used in conjunction with the Eastern Ambulance Service. To access only in emergency, ring 999. Whilst at the box you will then be given an access code to open the box and retrieve the defibrillator. This is a semi automatic machine and simple to use instructions are given by voice prompts.
This is a new project. At a future date, informal training will take place, given by a member from The Community Heartbeat Trust, for members of public who feel this would be worthwhile. The Parish Council will publish the date shortly.
David Burton, Chairman of Whissonsett Parish Council.
A training session to learn how to use the Village Defibrillator is taking place in the Village Hall on Wednesday July 16th from 7.00 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. or 10.00 p.m.
The training will be provided by the Community Heartbeat Trust.
There are only 12 places available for this training course.
Anyone interested in attending please contact
Mr David Burton – Parish Council Chairman on 07703262530
Mrs Griselda Hubbard – Clerk on 01362 693427
Post Office service is coming to Whissonsett, as from February 4th, the Post Office will be providing services from the Village Hall, London Street the services will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays open from 9 am to 12.30 pm there is also a helpline no for anyone with a query 08457 22 33 44
Residents please note that there is now available a Post Office service in the village. It operates from the Village Hall in Whissonsett on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9.00 a.m. until 12.30 p.m!
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Community Car Scheme
There is a community car scheme available for Whissonsett residents through the Village Shop at Ryburgh.
This is not a free service, volunteers are given a donation by individuals using the scheme to cover fuel and wear and tear.
The contacts and telephone number for the Village Shop in Ryburgh is Andrew Purdy, Joyce or Suzanne on
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Twenty Ten Group - This is a newly formed art and craft enthusiasts group.
From Norfolk County Council Home Fire Risk Checks, The elderly, disabled and vulnerable are entitled to free home fire risk checks of their homes and can have a free fire alarm fitted, to book a visit is ring Hayley Greener on 0800 9178137(freephone)