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Virtual participation in conventional physical circuit meetings

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Posted by martinf ... For quick and easy convenience, this post has hijacked a spot on the temporary website setup to discuss issues around reopening BSUC during the pandemic. It is a place for sharing thoughts, opinions, ideas and questions related to the pros and cons of supporting remote participation in physical circuit meetings. Anyone can contribute by adding a comment or replying to an existing comment. Anyone can see all contributions. I encourage you to take part in the discussion. Don't be put off by the format. It's trying to reflect a 'normal' group conversation, without the overhead of arranging a physical/virtual meeting or cluttering up email inboxes. This is a place you can dip in and out of. It will be full of the normal ifs and buts,…
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User groups

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Placeholder for conversation about how we might manage the reintroduction of user groups. This topic may well begin by considering some general principles which could then inform decisions about particular user groups. Please share your thoughts and ideas.
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Communicating information to the wider congregation and beyond

church led activity, non-church led activity
Posted by martin ... How can we keep the wider congregation informed of progress towards re-opening, particularly for worship?  How can we engage the wider congregation in the process, for example - by asking about their concerns and if they would consider attending the "new normal" style worship services? How can we communicate our policies to user groups?
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Communal worship

church led activity, social distancing
Entrance and exit routes?Should toilets be available? If so ...in what capacity (general use or emergency only)?at user's own risk?which ones?what will be access/return routes?To help with planning, how can we judge the numbers of people likely to attend "new normal" style services?What is socially distanced seating going to look like? What are the numbers that can be accommodated in different scenarios such as 2m socially distanced, 1m + mitigation etc?
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