Month: May 2018

A133 Colchester to Clacton Route Improvements

About the scheme The A133 is the key route providing access from Colchester to the seaside resort of Clacton–on–Sea, and allowing access from the district of Tendring into Colchester. Essex County Council and the South East Local Enterprise… Read More

2018 National Rural Crime Survey

It’s three years since the last National Rural Crime Survey revealed the huge cost of crime to rural communities – both financial, at £800 million per year, and fear, with chronic under-reporting, anger and frustration at the police… Read More

Brightlingsea LLoyds Bank Closes on 18th October 2018

To read the notice from LLoyds Bank about the reasons for closure and how customers can access banking services in the future please click here

Great Bentley Parish News June 2018

            To read the June Parish News click here To see the Parish News colour insert 1 click here To see the Parish News colour insert 2 click here

Keyless car theft: Crime prevention advice from Essex Police

Keyless car theft: Crime prevention advice from Essex Police 1. Store your keys away from household entry points. Keeping your keyless entry fob out of sight is not enough – thieves only need to gain proximity to the… Read More

Allotment Holders Vegetable and Plant Stall

A vegetable and plant stall will be on the Village Green near the war memorial on  Saturday 26th May 10 am till 12 noon Homemade cakes, jam etc welcome. Donations for the produce in aid of St Helena Hospice

Annual Parish Council Meeting & Annual Parish Meeting

To read the agenda for the Annual Parish Council Meeting click here To read the agenda for the Annual Parish Meeting click here

Rogue Traders

Essex Police have noted an increase in Rogue Traders and offer the following advice. Rogue traders are people who call at your door pretending to be qualified tradespeople and offering to do work on your home. They may… Read More

Bus Services

FIRST ESSEX ANNOUNCES PROPOSAL TO CLOSE CLACTON BUS DEPOT and DISCONTINUE RUNNING SOME LOCAL BUS SERVICES    Bus operator, First Essex, has announced proposals to close its operating base in Clacton and discontinue running local bus services numbers:… Read More