Month: May 2016

Clinicians urge patients to plan ahead for bank holiday

Clinicians are asking patients to ensure they order any repeat prescriptions by calling into their local GP surgery or pharmacy well before the weekend. Most practices require at least two days notice to process a repeat prescription. Read today’s… Read More

The Bags of Help Grant scheme

At the moment the up take of the scheme in Tendring is low. There is funding available for 3 eligible projects within the Great Bentley and Brightlingsea area to receive a grant of £8,000, £10,000 or £12 ,000… Read More

Temporary Road Closure of South Heath Road/Dead Lane

Please follow the links below for details of temporary order showing dates of the road closure – page 1, page 2 (photo credit; Jim Trodel, flickr)

Chairman’s Annual Report 2016

At the Annual Parish Council meeting on meeting 5 May 2016 as is traditional, the Chairman Cllr Jonathan Hills presented his annual report. Follow the link to view the report. (photo credit; Kolin Toney, flickr)

National Plant Monitoring Scheme

The second season of the National Plant Monitoring Scheme (NPMS) is underway with volunteers up and down the country going out to visit their squares. Results from 2015: Follow the link to see the 2015 results the projects… Read More

Spotlight on Rural Health

The Rural Health Network is part of the Rural Services Network. Follow the link to view its recently published newsletter including a roundup of rural health news, research, learning and best practice.

Temporary Road Closures

Temporary road closure orders have been requested for Plough Road, Gt Bentley for the dates and times shown below. Event Date Times Gt Bentley Carnival and Fete Sat. 25 June 2016 12:30 – 13:30 hrs Gt Bentley Running… Read More

Anglia Level Crossing Reduction Strategy

Network Rail has completed an initial feasibility study to close 140 of its 800 level crossings on the Anglia route. This has identifies 3 level crossings in the vicinity of Great Bentley. Follow links for details of the… Read More

EU Referendum

The statutory Notice of Referendum was recently published follow link to view a copy. You will see that this sets out the key dates in the referendum timetable for residents to register and for amendments to voting arrangements…. Read More

Beat the Street Tendring –  8th June to 20th July 2016

  Beat the Street is a fun free real-life walking and cycling challenge. Beat the Street is an Essex County Council initiative with support from Tendring District Council and delivered by Intelligent Health. Designed to get kids and communities… Read More