Covid-19 – Our response in numbers

  • 99.9% of rubbish and recycling collected.
  • 87,401 total unique visitors to the website
  • 11,446 unique views for the Covid-19 page
  • 974 new Council Tax Reduction claims.
  • 2750+ new volunteers signed up to organisations across Rother.
  • 18 new community groups.
  • 947 calls for support from the Community Hub.
  • 2384 people fed via Rother foodbanks. An increase of 147% compared with April-May 2019.
  • £23.6m business grants paid out to 2,065 businesses.
  • 25 beds negotiated with new emergency accommodation providers.
  • 125 homeless placements.
  • 2000+ calls or emails to advise businesses on Covid-19 regulations.