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February 2021 - Volume 42

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COVID 19 Update
Update re-opening of schools and information regarding lockdown in Scotland

Living Equality
Information and online workshops in the Living Equality project

Zoom Café 
Information about WSREC Zoom Café 

Scottish Fire & Rescue Service Vacancy
A vacancy in the Scottish Fire & Rescue Service

YouTube advert #TakeTheVaccine
A link to a YouTube advert regarding the COVID 19 Vaccine

Information about May 2021 Scottish Parliament Elections
Information about the May 2021 Elections

COVID 19 Study
Take part in a COVID 19 Study if you have had COVID 

Article about Political Participation 
Article about Political Participation 

Current Events
WSREC events are currently online via Zoom and Teams

Current Opportunities 
WSREC Job Opportunities
COVID-19 Update

Mainland Scotland and some islands are in lockdown with guidance to stay at home, except for essential purposes. These restrictions will remain in place until at least the beginning of March. 

Schools have reopened for children in early learning and primaries 1-3, in addition some S4-6 pupils will return to complete in-school practical work that is essential for completing national qualifications. All other pupils with the exception of vulnerable children and those of key workers, will continue with remote learning for the next few weeks.

You should:

  • wear a face covering
  • avoid crowded places
  • clean hands and surfaces regularly
  • stay 2m away from other people
  • self-isolate and book a test if you have COVID-19 symptoms (new continuous cough, fever or loss of, or change in, sense of smell or taste)
  • download the Protect Scotland contact tracing app

Living Equality

Keep a date with our newsletter as we bring to you more interesting happenings. Join us every Monday at 10:30am for our English Conversation Session and SD Session fortnightly. 

Contact us for the Zoom details via Bushra: Jamilah: 

You can also join our Facebook 

Zoom Café 

Our Zoom café is this Thursday at 1pm. We will be looking at the coronavirus updates in Scotland and how to keep fit within lockdown. Please wear suitable clothing and have access to an upright chair for the virtual exercises.
Scottish Fire & Rescue Service Vacancy

Please find above details of a new vacancy that has been posted on Scottish Fire & Rescue Service website

For more information and to apply, please see:


 Advert for BME communities- this could save lives

The YouTube link below is a Advert for BME communities about #TakeTheVaccine

Please watch and share with friends and family as this could save lives
Information about May 2021
Scottish Parliament Elections

The Scottish Parliament Elections are coming up in May 2021

Information about registering to vote and voting are below;

The Electoral Commission has many resources
The registration resources are available here:

The voter information resources are available here:

Right to vote - Scottish Refugee Council
COVID 19 Study

Would you like to be part of a study about your experience of having COVID 19?

Taking part in the study will involve being interviewed about your experiences of COVID 19:
  • What has happened to you
  • Your thoughts and feelings
  • How you have found information
  • How you made decisions
  • Anything else you would like to tell us
For more information and to take part please see leaflet above

Article about Political Participation 

Below is a link to a article about political participation

Please read and share

Half of migrants feel unrepresented, survey finds (

Current Events

Due to COVID-19 all our events will be virtual, we will be using video conferencing software, such as Zoom

No Current Job Opportunities.

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