Melanie May | 18 October 2016 | News AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis9 Tagged with: Donated goods Revitalise’s Netley Waterside House centre in Southampton has been given the world’s first accessible German beach chair by Lower Saxony with the German National Tourist Office (GNTO).The Strandkorb – a traditional German covered beach chair – was donated on 12th October, and enables a wheelchair user to sit in comfort while being shielded from the elements, with up to two companions seated beside them.The chair was created to promote Lower Saxony’s commitment to fully accessible tourism in Germany. It is also part of the GNTO’s ‘Feeling Fearless’ travel guide, which is part of its BarrierFree campaign promoting accessible adventure activities in Germany including activities such as skiing, abseiling and whitewater rafting.Klaus Lohmann, director, GNTO UK and Ireland said:“The German Strandkorb is an iconic sight on German beaches, a place to relax and unwind. This accessible Strandkorb is the world’s first of its kind and we are delighted to present it to Revitalise.” 137 total views, 1 views today 138 total views, 2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis9 Advertisement About Melanie May Melanie May is a journalist and copywriter specialising in writing both for and about the charity and marketing services sectors since 2001. She can be reached via www.thepurplepim.com. Disability charity receives world-first beach chair
Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) MGN Stock Image.MAYVILLE – The Chautauqua County Health Department has reported 14 new cases of COVID-19.In an update Wednesday, health leaders say there are now 141 active cases.Of the new cases, three are in Westfield and Fredonia, two are in Jamestown, Silver Creek and Dunkirk while one is in Cassadaga and Mayville.There are currently 4 active cases among employees of and 14 active cases among residents associated with Tanglewood Manor; 23 employees and 75 residents associated with this outbreak have recovered and one resident has died. The Chautauqua County Health Department is also monitoring a cluster of cases in the North County, which they say was the result of a private event. At least 23 cases have been linked to the event, with 4 cases active and 19 have recovered.There remain 25 people hospitalized in Chautauqua County as of Monday.To date there have been a total 1,130 total confirmed cases of the virus, with 974 recovered and 15 deaths reported.
Find out more about Metro’s free digital tools on the METRO website. In order to additionally support the catering sector, Metro will provide marketing support to caterers who continue to work through delivery through the “Fina Papica” project. The new delivery tool comes as part of the free website that Metro offers to caterers, and in addition to the delivery tool and free website, Metro has also made a free menu design service available to its professional customers. Two years ago, Metro made a more than smart strategic decision not to base its sales philosophy on prices, but on smartly adding value to its partners. And in this extraordinary time where catering and tourism are directly affected and closed, this is further highlighted. Currently, everyone’s goal is to reduce all costs to a minimum, and Metro offers its partners various free digital services. METRO PRESENTS FREE TOOL FOR WEBSITES AND ONLINE RESERVATIONS FOR CATERERS As part of the “Fina Papica” project, Metro provides its professional customers with additional opportunities to promote and strengthen their business even in this challenging time. There will be restaurants on the Fina Papica platform that currently provide delivery service. So Metro invites caterers to go free digital platforms DISH (Digital Innovations and Solutions for Hospitality) are activating their own delivery service, in order to contribute to the stability of their business in the current circumstances of the pandemic. RELATED NEWS: METRO SALES PHILOSOPHY IS NOT BASED ON PRICES, BUT ON SMART VALUE TO ADDED VALUE As a reliable partner of professional customers, Metro always wants to be a support to caterers, especially in this challenging time when the businesses of many are affected by preventive measures against the spread of the coronavirus epidemic, he stressed. Tomislav Kostanjevac, Head of HoReCa digital platforms Metro Hrvatska and added: “That is why we have provided our customers with a number of free digital tools that we want to support in their business, such as activating our own delivery and creating menus. In addition, every week we will publish educational videos on our official online channels that can help them adjust their business to current conditions, and on our website we have included a simple overview of measures of the Government of the Republic of Croatia to help entrepreneurs affected by the coronavirus pandemic.”.
Coutinho’s is on loan at Bayern until the end of the season (Picture: Getty Images)Former Liverpool defender Steve Nicol believes a move to bring Philippe Coutinho back to Anfield would be a ‘no-brainer’, if the price is right.The Brazil international completed a £135.5 million transfer from the Reds to Barcelona in January 2018, but has failed to live up to expectations at Camp Nou.The 28-year-old was shipped out on loan to Bayern Munich at the start of this season, but the Bundesliga champions have decided not to take up an option to make the deal permanent.Coutinho has reportedly been deemed surplus to requirements at Barca and the club are looking to send him out on loan for another season.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTGiven his £250,000-a-week wage demands, the Spanish giants are said to be willing to pay a portion of his salary to help make a move happen.The midfielder has been offered to Premier League sides Manchester United, Chelsea, Tottenham and Arsenal, but Nicol would take him back at Anfield in a heartbeat.‘Absolutely. Why wouldn’t you? I can’t think of one reason why you wouldn’t,’ Nicol told ESPN FC. Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 13 Jun 2020 9:05 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3kShares Advertisement Comment Advertisement Coutinho was a fan favourite at Anfield (Picture: Getty Images)‘The only place he’s excelled at is Liverpool. The place loves him, he loves the place.‘Can you imagine adding Coutinho to a squad that, right now are still champions of Europe even though they’re out of this year’s competition, and are going to win the Premier League?‘You’re going to add a player with the ability of Coutinho, who is going to come in and be in the same situation as a Timo Werner for example, where he is there to fight to get in the starting XI.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal‘If it’s cut-price, yeah. Listen, this guy’s making over £13m clear a year. He’s going to have to take a hit. The price to buy him is going to have to take a hit but if the money’s right, [it’s an] absolute no-brainer.‘If the money’s right, this would be absolutely fantastic for Liverpool.’MORE: Jodran Henderson offers advice to Liverpool transfer target Jadon SanchoMORE: Penny Lane signs vandalised in Liverpool amid claims of slave trade linksFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Liverpool urged to re-sign Philippe Coutinho on cut-price deal by Steve Nicol
Cesc Fabregas insists Mikel Arteta has ‘much harder job’ at Arsenal than Chelsea’s Frank Lampard Comment Coral BarryMonday 15 Jun 2020 10:15 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link5.8kShares Advertisement Arsenal’s squad has faced strong criticism (Picture: Getty)‘I think he’s done well [so far] and I’m sure he’s brought back some values to the club that was needed. ‘Obviously it’s a much harder job than Chelsea in terms of rebuilding the squad, and they are very young, and they had problems because [Arteta] started much further down the line than Chelsea, but I’m positive that they will pick up very soon and that next season could be the one for them.’Chelsea and Arsenal will be back in action this week as the Premier League gears up for a return action.Arsenal headline the first night, with Arteta set for a reunion with Guardiola when the Gunners take on City on Wednesday night.Arteta has been asked to launch a final assault to qualify for the Champions League, but Chelsea are currently sitting in fourth spot eight points ahead of their local rivals.MORE: Why Napoli star Dries Mertens turned down Chelsea transferMORE: Arsenal can’t afford to lose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, warns Ian WrightFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Arteta and Lampard are rivals in the dug-out (Picture: Getty)Cesc Fabregas believes Mikel Arteta has been tasked with the far harder job than Frank Lampard.The Premier League legends are now both at the helm of their former clubs despite having very little head coach experience.Arteta took the helm at Arsenal after several years as Pep Guardiola’s No.2 at Manchester City, while Lampard was hired off the back of his first year as a manager with Derby County.Lampard had to deal with a transfer ban in his first season in charge, while Arsenal’s finances is set to seriously restrict Arteta’s plans to rebuild Arsenal.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTComparing the squads, Fabregas – who played for both clubs – thinks Arteta’s job is tougher than Lampard’s.‘Chelsea took a gamble with Frank because it was only his second year as a main coach and he’s done very well,’ he told the Guardian.‘With Mikel it’s a little bit of the same. He’s been with Pep [Guardiola] for three years, and I’m sure he’s like a master for any young coach that wants to start being a manager. Advertisement