Month: February 2017

Superfast Broadband Improvements in Gt Bentley

Superfast Essex (the organisation responsible for improving broadband across the county) is looking for the views of residents in this Parish about the plans to improve the broadband service. Follow the link to read the consultation letter.

Frinton Festival – 26–29 May 2017

Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Frinton Festival. Details of each concert and information about how to book tickets can be found on the Festival flyer and also on the Festival website: (photo credit; Frinton Festival website)

Volunteer Recruitment

Victim Support is a charity organisation supporting victims of crime.  The Charity is in urgent need of volunteers to assist in delivering its services. Read more.  

Police and Crime Commissioner’s public consultation launched today

The people of Essex are being urged to have their say, in the potential change in the way Essex Police and Essex County Fire & Rescue Service is governed, through a 12 week consultation that starts today (Thursday… Read More

ECC Leaders Budget Speech

Follow the link to read Essex County Council’s Leader Cllr David Finch’s Budget Speech.

Superfast Essex Programme Update – February 2017

Please find below the latest Programme Update from Superfast Essex, the team within Essex County Council responsible for the BDUK fibre broadband roll-out in the county. 

Gift of Care – Community Briefing

Welcome to the second community briefing from the Gift of Care campaign, an Essex County Council led initiative to support recruitment into adult social care. In this edition: Job fairs ‘Be the reason…’ promotional campaign.

Operation Galileo to fight hare coursing

Essex Police have joined other police forces in Operation Galileo. This is an operation to tackle Hare Coursing across the county. In order for this to succeed we need to know about every Hare Coursing incident, even if… Read More

Parish Council and Planning Committee Monthly Meetings – 2 March 2017

The monthly meetings of the Planning Committee and Parish Council will be held in the Michael Wright Room at the Village Hall at 7pm and 7.30pm respectfully on Thursday 2 March 2017. Follow the links to view the agendas.

Urgent Care review engagement briefing

North East Essex Clinical Commissioning Group’s has issued a briefing report on its engagement activities in support of its urgent care review.  This review is aimed at seeking views on potential approaches relating to the future of the… Read More