Local News

Essex Parks to Re-Open

News Release

Essex County Council is pleased to announce that all Essex Country Parks will be reopening on Thursday 21 May.

Re-opening of Recycling Centres

Appeal for residents to make a common-sense judgement as Essex recycling centres reopen following the COVID-19 lockdown

15 recycling centres in Essex will be reopened on Monday, 18th May.

Army and Navy Flyover - ECC Update

Army and Navy update

Video released: Flyover removal marks important step in new era for transport in Chelmsford

Works to remove the Army and Navy flyover have now been successfully completed. 

Road repairs continue during lockdown - ECC


Road repairs continue during lockdown

Road maintenance has been ruled as a necessity during the current lockdown due to Coronavirus COVID 19 and Essex Highways has been playing its part.

Cllr. Ray Gooding: Letter to Schools and Teaching Staff

I write this having just stepped in from my front garden from the Thursday 8pm celebration that is becoming a regular event to celebrate the NHS by clapping, banging on pots and pans and singing in praise of what those dedicated public servants who are contributing in these unprecedented times.