The situation had been growing more and more desperate as the week went on. Stocks of essential protective equipment were running so low that they had been due to run out this very morning– with no prospect of resupply before June. Here at this typical, well-run care home, the staff were becoming increasingly fearful that, after three clear weeks without a single further Covid-19 case or any signs of symptoms, the coronavirus might be about to creep back through the door of Shedfield Lodge. And then a knight in slightly mud-spattered armour came riding to the rescue in the form of a silver Mail Force delivery van, carrying thousands of protective masks and dozens of all-in-one coveralls. Cue a hearty round of applause for a somewhat bashful van driver – and for Mail Force. As Shedfield boss, Andrew Geach, put it: ‘You are a guardian angel.’ Shedfield Lodge Care Home where the staff graciously received the Mail Force PPE medical masks and coveralls at Shedfield, near Southampton Maria Willis, 32, and Megan Wills, 21, wear the Mail Force PPE after it was delivered to Shedfield Lodge Care Home in Hampshire HERE’S HOW TO DONATE Mail Force Charity has been launched with… Read full this story
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