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  • Great Wakering Parish Council Christmas Lights Competition 2021
    23/11/2021
    The Great Wakering Parish Council Chritmas Lights Competition is open for entries until noon the 10th of December 2021...
  • ESSEX PARTNERSHIP UNIVERSITY NHS FOUNDATION TRUST Meeting
    23/11/2021
    Exciting News –Your Voice meeting 1st December [email protected] 2pm - 3pm    We are excited to invite you to Your Voice meeting on Wednesday 1st December 2021 from 2pm  until 3pm...
  • Public Notice
    02/11/2021
     The Essex County Council (Wakering Road, Great Wakering, in the District of Rochford) (40mph Speed Limit) Order 20*     Notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council proposes to make the above Order under section S84, and Parts III of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended)...
  • Crimestoppers Rural Crime Survey
    02/11/2021
    Crimestoppers has been running a national rural crime campaign using social media and partner networks to help rural communities keep safer...
  • Castle Point & Rochford District Residents Health and Wellbeing Survey
    21/10/2021
    Castle Point and Rochford Health and Wellbeing Strategy Consultation The Castle Point and Rochford Health and Wellbeing Board has coproduced a new draft Health and Wellbeing Strategy which is now out for consultation...
  • Advance Notice Barrow Hall Road Works
    19/10/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Barrow Hall Road, Little Wakering Please click on the following link https://one...
  • ECC Roads Notice
    18/10/2021
    The Essex County Council (Various Roads, Great Wakering, District of Rochford) (20mph Zone) Order 202*   Notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council proposes to make the above Order under section S84 and Part III of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (as amended), S36 of Road Traffic Act 1988, Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended), application 17/00862/REM, Schedule 1 of The Traffic Orders Procedures Regulations 1996 and S90A-F of the Highways Act 1980...
  • Advance Notice Barling Road Closure
    13/10/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Barling Road, Great Wakering/Barling Magna Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Consultation on RDC Council Tax Support Scheme
    06/10/2021
    Rochford District Council has today (4th October 2021) launched a consultation on proposed changes to its Council Tax Support scheme, which helps people on a low income with their council tax bills...
  • Re St Nicholas Bell Ringing
    30/09/2021
    Contrary to posting on Facebook the Parish Council has not been contacted regarding this matter and we have not set up any petition...
  • Advance Notice Rolling Road Closures
    29/09/2021
    The Essex County Council (Tour of Britain Women’s Road Race) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 202*   Notice is hereby given that Essex County Council in exercise of powers under S16 A-C Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 as amended has made the above Orders to facilitate the Tour of Britain Women’s road race (Cycling)...
  • Rochford District Council Budget Survey
    15/09/2021
    Residents and businesses have the opportunity to tell Rochford District Council about their future spending priorities, by taking part in the budget survey...
  • Southend Borough Council Bus Service Improvement Plan Consultation
    15/09/2021
    Southend Bus Service Improvement Plan | Your say Southend Introduction The Bus Service Improvement Plan will be the Council’s document that sets out how it will improve local bus services over the coming years...
  • Spatial Options Consultation Closes 22 September
    10/09/2021
    REMINDER: Spatial Options Consultation Closes in 15 Days CONSULTATION REMINDER The New Local Plan: Spatial Options document, and its Integrated Impact Assessment, remains open for consultation until 5pm on Wednesday 22 September...
  • Help and Advice Re Spatial Options Consultation
    10/09/2021
    For those of you that missed the Open Day event held at the Recreation Ground by Rochford District Council...
  • Great Wakering Parish Council Villager of the Year Competition 2021
    03/09/2021
    Do you know of any unsung heroes in the village? Great Wakering Parish Council would like you to nominate them for the Villager of the Year Award 2021...
  • Advance Notice Barrow Hall Road Works
    27/08/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Barrow Hall Road, Barling Magna Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Extension to RDC Consultation
    26/08/2021
    View as a web page IMPORTANT: Extension to Consultation Deadlines To give interested parties additional time to respond, the Council is extending the deadline to its current local planning consultations for a further two weeks...
  • Castle Point & Rochford District Residents Health and Wellbeing Survey
    23/08/2021
    The Castle Point and Rochford Health and Wellbeing Board has launched a short online survey to better understand how the pandemic has affected residents' wellbeing...
  • Information Webinar for RDC's Spatial Options Consultation
    18/08/2021
    Information Webinar for the Spatial Options Consultation As part of the Rochford District Council's New Local Plan: Spatial Options consultation, an information webinar will be held at 7:30pm on Wednesday 25th August...
  • RDC Local Plan Drop In Days
    06/08/2021
    As part of RDC's current Local Plan consultation, Officers from Rochford District Council are going to be hosting “drop by” information stands throughout August to advertise the consultation, answer any questions that the public have and to resolve any issues being experienced in accessing the consultation...
  • 06/08/2021
    As part of RDC's current Local Plan consultation, Officers from Rochford District Council are going to be hosting “drop by” information stands throughout August to advertise the consultation, answer any questions that the public have and to resolve any issues being experienced in accessing the consultation...
  • Freight House Covid Testing
    04/08/2021
    A coronavirus testing facility is to open at the Freight House car park in Rochford, to increase Covid-19 testing in the District...
  • SBC Gambling Consultation
    02/08/2021
    Southend-on-Sea Borough Council’s Gambling Act 2005 Statement of Licensing Principles, otherwise known as the Gambling Act Policy, is currently under review...
  • Rochford District Heritage Tapestry Open
    29/07/2021
    On Monday 26 July 2021 the Chairman of Rochford District Council Cllr Julie Gooding and Rev...
  • Advance Notice Poynters Lane Road Closure
    27/07/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Cherry Orchard Park Car Park Now Re-open
    21/07/2021
    Rochford District Council are delighted to announce that the essential resurfacing works at Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park car park have now been completed, five days ahead of schedule, and is now opened once again to motorists...
  • Advance Notice Poynters Lane Road Closure
    12/07/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1)   Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Great Wakering   Please click on the following link https://one...
  • RDC Asset Delivery Programme Feedback
    08/07/2021
    The Deputy Leader of Rochford District Council, Cllr Cheryl Roe has thanked residents for their feedback to the Council’s proposed Asset Delivery Programme which has been published on the Voyage website today...
  • Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park car park to temporarily close for improvement works.
    07/07/2021
    Due to essential resurfacing works Rochford District Council will be temporarily closing Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park car park from 11th July 2021...
  • Hate Crime Helplines
    01/07/2021
    Helplines: -   LGBT+ Hate Crime Helpline - 020 7704 2040 ...
  • RDC Taxi and Private Hire Policy Consultation
    10/06/2021
    Have your say on council’s taxi and private hire policy...
  • Guide to Health Services over Bank Holiday
    27/05/2021
    Guide to Health Services over May Bank Holiday Weekend (29-31 May) Please find attached our Guide to local Health Services in south east Essex over the May Bank Holiday Weekend (29-31 May)...
  • Parks and Open Spaces Consultation
    20/05/2021
    Rochford District Council has launched a public consultation and engagement to seek residents’ views on how carbon emissions in the district can be reduced by using our existing parks and open spaces...
  • Election Results 2021
    11/05/2021
    On 6 May 2021, elections took place throughout the District...
  • 6th May Elections
    22/04/2021
    The number of elections and candidates means that polling day on 6 May 2021 is one of the biggest ever held in the UK...
  • Statements of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll
    14/04/2021
    Residents in the Rochford District can now view the names of all candidates standing in the upcoming election on our website at: www...
  • Election Update - Postal and Proxy applications, 2021
    13/04/2021
    The last date to register for a postal vote application is 20 April at 5pm and  proxy vote applications on the 27 April at 5pm...
  • Engagement Window for Rayleigh Sites Extended to 18th April.
    12/04/2021
    Following an extremely well attended webinar on 17th March, the Voyage Partnership has extended the Pre-Planning Application Engagement window for the Civic Suite Site and The Mill Site until 18th April...
  • Death of Prince Philip the Duke of Edinburgh
    09/04/2021
    It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh...
  • Advance Notice Poynters Lane Road Closure
    07/04/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(2)   Temporary Traffic Regulation Notice of Poynters Lane Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Easter Bin Collections as Normal
    31/03/2021
    To ensure minimum disruption over the Bank Holiday period, bin collections within the Rochford District Council area will continue as usual with the exception of bulky waste collections...
  • Funding Available for Voluntary Sector Groups
    31/03/2021
    £10,000 of funding available to voluntary sector groups Rochford District Council will be offering £10,000 of funding to local voluntary sector groups which benefit our community...
  • Essex County Council Broadband Survey
    24/03/2021
    We’re writing to let you know that we’re launching the Essex County Council Broadband Survey and we want as many people as possible to have their say...
  • Advance Notice High Street Works
    22/03/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of High Street, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Advance Notice High Street Works
    22/03/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of High Street, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Advance Notice High Street Works
    15/03/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of High Street, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Advance Notice Wakering Road Closure
    08/03/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Wakering Road, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://one...
  • RDC Survey
    16/02/2021
    Plans for Rochford District Council’s regeneration programme are coming together...
  • Advance Notice Barrow Hall Road Closure
    15/02/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Barrow Hall Road, Little Wakering Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Shopland Road
    03/02/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Shopland Road, Sutton Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Barling Road
    26/01/2021
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Barling Road, Barling Magna Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Home Testing Kits Available from RDC Offices, South Street, Rochford.
    12/01/2021
    Rochford District Council will be providing home testing kits for COVID-19 from Monday January 11, for use by the public...
  • New Covid Fast Testing Centre Open
    11/01/2021
    From today (Tuesday, 5 January 2021), a new fast testing centre opens in Rayleigh for those who DO NOT have symptoms of COVID-19...
  • Guide to Local Health Services over Christmas and New Year
    24/12/2020
    Our guide to health services in south east Essex over Christmas and New Year 2020/21 (including pharmacy opening details) is available on our websites...
  • Christmas and New Year Bin Collections
    22/12/2020
    Christmas and New Year bin collection dates 2020/2021 Rochford District residents continue to be amongst the best in England when it comes to recycling, and we would like to say a big thank you for all your help...
  • Volunteer Stewards Needed to Assist in NHS Covid Vaccination Programme
    11/12/2020
    Your local NHS is getting ready to deliver a COVID-19 vaccination programme and they need your help...
  • Free Saturday Parking in RDC Carparks Until Christmas
    04/12/2020
    Free Parking on Saturdays in the run up to Christmas 2020 Rochford District Council has agreed to free parking in its car parks all day on the three Saturdays before Christmas...
  • Surface Repair Necessitates Closure of Twyford/Lee Lotts Footpath
    02/12/2020
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(2)   Temporary Closure of Footpath between Twyford Avenue & Lee Lotts, Great Wakering   I attach for your information a copy of the S14(2) Notice for the immediate closure of Footpath between Twyford Avenue & Lee Lotts, Great Wakering for public safety...
  • Great Wakering Parish Council Christmas Lights Competition 2020
    01/12/2020
    Great Wakering Parish Council Christmas Lights Competition   Great Wakering Parish Council are delighted to announce their first Christmas lights competition,    Great Wakering Parish Council would like to invite residents of Great Wakering to enter this Community event to bring some much needed sparkle and cheer to Great Wakering this Christmas...
  • Advance Notice Sutton Road Closure
    02/11/2020
    Dear Sir/Madam, ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Sutton Road, Rochford...
  • PHE East of England Press Release re Flu Jabs
    30/10/2020
    Dr David Edwards, Consultant in Health Protection, PHE East said:  “COVID-19 rates continue to rise in the East of England and we are now seeing a spike amongst our over-60s population...
  • Support from Essex County Council this Half Term
    29/10/2020
    Extra support for food, supplies and wellbeing will be available to children and their families this half term...
  • Have Your Say in Rochford District Council's Budget Survey
    28/10/2020
    Residents and businesses have the opportunity to tell Rochford District Council about their future spending priorities, by taking part in the budget survey...
  • Digital Demand Responsive Transport Survey
    14/10/2020
    The survey seeks to gather resident views on D-DRT to inform a potential future strategy around this and how it may lead to more sustainable travel and reduced car-use in Essex...
  • Good Causes Invited to Sign Up for Essex Lottery
    08/10/2020
    Good causes in Essex invited to sign up for Essex Lottery funding Good causes in Essex are invited to boost their income stream and sign up for funding from the Essex Lottery The Essex Lottery is an online lottery created by Essex County Council to support local causes across the county...
  • ECC Stoptober Campaign
    05/10/2020
    Start your smoke free journey this Stoptober with free nicotine replacement therapy Stoptober, the nationwide stop smoking campaign launches today...
  • ECC Want to Know Your Priorities for Post-Covid Recovery Plan
    01/10/2020
    With the world facing challenges on an unprecedented scale due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Essex County Council (ECC) is continuing to put plans in place to support local communities, public services and the Essex economy to recover from its impact...
  • NHS Test and Trace Scam Warning
    01/10/2020
    Essex Trading Standards has been made aware of a telephone scam whereby callers claiming to be from the NHS Test and Trace service are calling unsuspecting residents asking for payment for tests...
  • Essex County Council Blue Badge Renewal made Quicker and Easier
    25/09/2020
    Essex County Council (ECC) has launched a new, quicker process for residents to renew Blue Badges that are due to expire...
  • Advance Notice Poynters Lane Road Closure
    25/09/2020
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Rochford District Community Safety Partnership Consultation
    25/09/2020
    The Rochford District Community Safety Partnership is launching a four week public consultation from today (Wednesday 16th September) to Wednesday 14th October 2020 aimed at seeking the views of Rochford District residents to help identify their key priorities in tackling crime and anti-social behaviour...
  • Secondary Schools Applications Opening
    21/09/2020
    As schools across Essex start their autumn term, parents of Year 6 pupils are being reminded that it will soon be time to apply for their child’s September 2021 secondary school place...
  • Traveller Encampment Vacated
    08/09/2020
    Rochford District Council can now confirm that all three groups of travellers at the unauthorised encampment on Great Wakering Recreation Ground have now left...
  • Accessing Health Services over the Bank Holiday Weekend.
    27/08/2020
      Your Guide to health services in south east Essex over the summer Bank Holiday   GP opening hours   You can access the out-of-hours GP service by calling 111 between 6...
  • Advance Notice Barrow Hall Road Closure
    25/08/2020
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Barrow Hall Road, Barling Magna  Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Great Wakering Parish and Rochford District Councils Request Please Dispose of Covid-19 PPE Waste Responsibly
    14/08/2020
    Please protect RDC's bin and Street Scene crews by ensuring items are appropriately disposed off...
  • Proposals for Unlocking Potential of South Essex
    10/08/2020
    Proposals submitted to Government to help unlock huge potential of South Essex   Proposals submitted to the Government could help bring greater prosperity and vital infrastructure to South Essex and enable it to achieve its potential as an economic powerhouse for not only this region but the whole of the UK...
  • Annual Voter Registration Canvass
    31/07/2020
    Residents in the Rochford District are being urged to look out for their voter registration details from Rochford District Council...
  • Coronavirus Testing Dates
    30/07/2020
    Anyone experiencing a new, continuous cough; high temperature; or a loss of or change in your normal sense of smell or taste can book a test by visiting https://www...
  • Coronavirus Testing Date
    23/07/2020
    Anyone experiencing a new, continuous cough; high temperature; or a loss of or change in your normal sense of smell or taste can book a test by visiting www...
  • Next Covid Testing Date
    16/07/2020
    The COVID-19 mobile testing units will be at Rayleigh Leisure Centre on  Saturday 18th July...
  • Testing Dates
    08/07/2020
    Those in England and Wales who do not have any access to the internet, or who have difficulty with the digital portals, will be able to ring the 119 service to book their test between the hours of 7am - 11pm...
  • Next Testing Dates
    02/07/2020
    Anyone experiencing a new, continuous cough; high temperature; or a loss of or change in your normal sense of smell or taste can book a test by visiting www...
  • Tips to Help Stay Cool in the Heat
    25/06/2020
    With temperatures expected to reach 30 degrees this week, Public Health England has issued ‘take care’ warnings to the public...
  • Next Testing Dates
    23/06/2020
    Anyone experiencing a new, continuous cough; high temperature; and now also a loss of or change in your normal sense of smell or taste can book a test by visiting www...
  • Help Shape the Future of the South Essex Region
    22/06/2020
    Shape the future of the South Essex Region While minds are undoubtedly focussed on responding to the current Covid-19 pandemic and its economic fallout, it is important that we come out of this period of unprecedented change with a clear view of what needs to be done to support recovery, and promote a prosperous and inclusive future for South Essex...
  • Next Testing Date 20th June
    19/06/2020
    Anyone experiencing a new, continuous cough; high temperature; and now also a loss of or change in your normal sense of smell or taste can book a test by visiting www...
  • Coronavirus Testing
    11/06/2020
    Testing - There are a number of ways people can be tested across Essex...
  • Advance Notice Barrow Hall Road Closure
    05/06/2020
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Barrow Hall Road, Barling Magna Please click on the following link https://one...
  • Visit Essex Photo Competition
    28/05/2020
    Pick up your camera, get outdoors and explore what’s on your doorstep!   Many of us are walking, running and cycling perhaps more now than ever before as many businesses remain closed...
  • Guide to Health Services Over Bank Holiday Weekend.
    22/05/2020
    Castle Point and Rochford CCG -https://castlepointandrochfordccg...
  • Essex Country Parks - reopening update
    22/05/2020
    Essex Country Parks reopen to the public today, 21st May...
  • Police and Crime Plan for Essex
    22/05/2020
    Police and Crime Plan for Essex Extension 2020-2021 – Survey for Partners The Coronavirus pandemic delayed the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner elections by 12 months...
  • Register for PayByPhone to Safely use RDC Carparks
    20/05/2020
    Rochford District Council will be recommencing enforcement measures in the Council’s pay and display car parks from Monday 1 June, 2020...
  • 15 Recycling Centres Open Today
    18/05/2020
    15 recycling centres in Essex will be reopened on Monday, 18th May...
  • RDC Bulky Item Waste Collection to Re-Commence
    01/05/2020
    Bulky waste collections will re-commence from Monday, May 4 and households can make a booking now...
  • May Day Bank Holiday Moves for VE Day 8th May
    30/04/2020
    Friday 8th May marks the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day...
  • Let’s give our waste team a helping hand and be extra vigilant with our rubbish!
    17/04/2020
    Rochford District Council would like to thank residents for their continued support and encouragement of our waste collection crews over this challenging period...
  • East of England Ambulance Service Looking for Volunteers
    16/04/2020
    East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust Due to unprecedented demands caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the East of England Ambulance Service is urgently recruiting 1,000 temporary workers and volunteers in all kinds of paid and volunteer roles across the region...
  • Concessionary Passes Can Be Used At Any Time On Arriva
    23/03/2020
    Effective from Friday 20 March) concessionary passes can be used at any time on Arriva bus services...
  • Concessionary Passes Arriva Update
    23/03/2020
    Effective from Friday 20 March concessionary passes can be used at any time on Arriva bus services...
  • Coronavirus (Covid-19)
    23/03/2020
    Coronavirus (COVID-19) For health information and advice, read the NHS pages on coronavirus...
  • Looking to Support Your Community Visit Essex Coronavirus Action Support Group
    23/03/2020
    A Facebook group called ‘Essex Coronavirus Action Support’ has been set up as a collaboration between Essex County Council and the Essex Public Health Team and local Facebook groups to support the community in helping one other during the Coronavirus outbreak...
  • RDC Postpones 2020 Events
    20/03/2020
    Due to the current and rapidly evolving situation regarding the COVID19 pandemic Rochford District Council has taken the difficult decision to postpone its planned upcoming events: Discover 2020: 200 years of HMS Beagle (30th and 31st May); Wild Woods Day (18 July) and the Rochford District Awards (15 May)...
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
    16/03/2020
    Coronavirus (COVID-19) For health information and advice, read the NHS pages on coronavirus...
  • £10,000 of funding available to voluntary sector groups
    16/03/2020
    Rochford District Council will be offering £10,000 of funding to local voluntary sector groups which benefit our community...
  • Arriva Bus Timetable Chnages
    16/03/2020
    Details for the Arriva service changes from 29th March  2020   https://www...
  • £10,000 of funding available to voluntary sector groups
    16/03/2020
    Rochford District Council will be offering £10,000 of funding to local voluntary sector groups which benefit our community...
  • COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information
    12/03/2020
     For information/advice on Coronavirus please visit:    https://111...
  • COVID_!( - (Coronavirus)
    12/03/2020
    For information on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) please visit Useful link:  https://111...
  • Taxi Fare Consultation
    11/03/2020
    Rochford District Taxi Licensed Trade are proposing a review on taxi fares and as part of the process must consult on any proposals to change the taxi fare tariff...
  • Essex Fire & Rescue Service Consultation
    27/02/2020
    I'm pleased to say that feedback made a real difference and helped us to create a draft Integrated Risk Management Plan (IRMP) for 2020-2024...
  • Opinion Requested re CCTV in the District
    11/02/2020
    Rochford District Council has launched a consultation on Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) in the district to understand the impact and views of local residents...
  • Half Term Fun at Rayleigh Windmill
    10/02/2020
    Rayleigh Windmill will be opening her doors for the first time this year for February half term! Come along on Wednesday 19 February 2020 between 10am – 1pm to discover more about the Windmill’s rich history and her important role in Rayleigh in the 210+ years she has been standing...
  • It’s time to nominate your local hero for the Rochford District Awards.
    10/02/2020
    It’s time to nominate your local hero for the Rochford District Awards...
  • Notice of Public Consultation
    16/01/2020
    NOTICE OF PUBLIC CONSULTATION ON ESSEX COAST RECREATIONAL DISTURBANCE AVOIDANCE AND MITIGATION STRATEGY SUPPLEMENTARY PLANNING DOCUMENT   Twelve Local Authorities in Essex (Basildon Borough Council, Braintree District Council, Brentwood Borough Council, Castle Point District Council, Chelmsford City Council, Colchester Borough Council, Maldon District Council, Rochford District Council, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, Tendring District Council, Thurrock Council and Uttlesford District Council) are currently working together to produce an Essex Coast Recreational disturbance Avoidance and Mitigation Strategy (RAMS) Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)...
  • Parish Council Surgery 8th February
    16/01/2020
    Great Wakering Parish Council invite you to drop into Buddies Diner on Saturday 8th February between 10am and noon to meet some of your local Parish Councillors...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    16/01/2020
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 18th January 2020...
  • Fitness Classes
    06/01/2020
    Women’s fitness classes will be available in the Rochford District for just £2 this New Year, giving you the opportunity to try out Clubbersize, Total Workout or Yoga...
  • Expressions of Interest Open for Grounds Maintenance
    19/12/2019
    Great Wakering Parish Council are currently inviting expressions of interest from appropriate contractors interested in tendering for a grounds maintenance contract...
  • Free Exhibition Space at Rayleigh Windmill
    17/12/2019
    Rochford District Council is offering local artists, as well as local voluntary and community groups, the opportunity to promote their work with free exhibition space at the famous Rayleigh Windmill...
  • RDC Engagement on Planning Process
    17/12/2019
    Rochford District Council wants to know how we should seek your views as part of the planning process for the ‘South Essex Plan...
  • Recycle This Christmas
    16/12/2019
    With the festivities almost here we have a few simple tips to help you have a greener Christmas: Reuse old wrapping paper and make present labels using old Christmas cards...
  • Polling Day Tomorrow
    11/12/2019
    Don't forget that tomorrow (December 12) is the day when you can cast your vote to decide who represents you as a Member of Parliament...
  • Christmas & New Year Bin Collection Dates
    10/12/2019
      Rochford District residents continue to be amongst the best in England when it comes to recycling, and we would like to say a big thank you for all your help...
  • Haveyou had your say on the future priorities of ECFRS
    09/12/2019
      Have you had your say on the future priorities of ECFRS? Hundreds of people have already taken part in a consultation which gives residents the chance to have their say on how the future priorities of Essex County Fire and Rescue Service (ECFRS) are delivered...
  • The Essex Energy Switch Open for Registration
    09/12/2019
      The Essex Energy Switch is a collective energy switching scheme aimed at helping residents save money on their gas and electricity bills...
  • Tips for a Safe Christmas
    06/12/2019
    Once again the dark nights are upon us, and the Christmas holidays are just round the corner, so we thought that this would be the ideal time to remind you of some personal safety tips to ensure that you and your family have a safe and crime free festive season...
  • Postal Voting for General Election
    29/11/2019
    Ballot papers for postal voters in the Rochford District will be arriving on doormats this week, ready for elections on Thursday December 12...
  • Information Re Poll Cards - Make Sure You Are Registered to Vote
    20/11/2019
    Your poll card tells you which polling station you should use to vote on 12 December, but you do not need your poll card to vote...
  • Ensure You Are Registered To Vote
    18/11/2019
    Residents in the Rochford District can now view the names of all candidates standing in the upcoming election on our website at www...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/11/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 16th November 2019...
  • Upcoming General Election
    12/11/2019
    Elections are being held in the Rochford District on 12 December 2019 for the parliamentary constituencies of: Rayleigh and Wickford and Rochford and Southend East Register to vote To take part in these elections residents must be registered to vote by 11...
  • Essex Fire and Rescue Service Public Consultation
    04/11/2019
    Essex County Fire and Rescue Service has launched a public consultation – a ten minute survey asking the public of Essex about how our future priorities are delivered...
  • Parish Council Surgery 9th November
    01/11/2019
    Great Wakering Parish Council invite you to drop into Buddies Diner on Saturday 9th November between 10am and noon to meet some of your local Parish Councillors...
  • Free Parking in RDC Carparks in Christmas Run-up
    01/11/2019
    Rochford District Council has agreed to free parking in its car parks all day on the three Saturdays before Christmas...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure of Mercer Avenue
    29/10/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering...
  • Be Safe & Respectful this Halloween
    29/10/2019
    With Halloween being just around the corner, Rochford District Safer Community Partnership wants to remind local families of some important safety advice to ensure that everyone has a happy, fun and safe evening...
  • Rayleigh Windmill Half Term Activities
    28/10/2019
    Autumn is officially here and the Rayleigh Windmill will be opening her doors for October half term! Come along on Wednesday 30 October 2019 between 10am – 1pm to discover more about the Windmill’s rich history and her important role in Rayleigh in the 210 years she has been standing...
  • Official Opening of Recreation Ground Playspace and Outdoor Gym
    22/10/2019
    Come rain or shine – Families enjoying new Great Wakering play area!    A new play area at Great Wakering Recreation Ground has been well received by local children, with exciting equipment designed to encourage them to explore and be adventurous...
  • Special Constabulary Recruitment Evening – Tuesday October 22, 2019 7pm at Essex Police College
    16/10/2019
    Special Constabulary Recruitment Evening – Tuesday October 22, 2019 7pm Are you interested becoming a Volunteer Police Officer for Essex Police? Come along to a recruitment evening at Essex Police College...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    16/10/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 19th October 2019...
  • Notification of publication of Coastal Access Reports: Southend-on-Sea to Wallasea Island
    16/10/2019
    Notification of publication of Coastal Access Reports: Southend-on-Sea to Wallasea Island On 16 October 2019 Natural England submits its compendium of reports to the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs setting out our proposals for improved access to the coast between Southend-on-Sea to Wallasea Island...
  • Advance Notice Closure Mercer Avenue
    11/10/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering...
  • Recycle Correctly - Don't Waste Efforts
    07/10/2019
      Rochford District Council are encouraging residents to help reduce the amount of contamination in the districts recycling bins by making sure the right items are going in the correct bins...
  • Clinical Commissioning Group Update
    30/09/2019
    Our AGM which took place yesterday provided us with an opportunity to look back on 2018/19...
  • High Sheriffs Funding Open
    25/09/2019
    Voluntary and community groups across Essex, who are working to make their communities safer and better places in which to live, can now apply for a grant of up to £5,000 to support their work...
  • Advance Notice Mercer Avenue Road Closure
    25/09/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering...
  • Roadworks
    24/09/2019
              Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert     Weekly email alert...
  • Public Toilets Now Open
    18/09/2019
    The Parish Council are pleased to announce that the public toilets adjacent to the old fire station building are now open...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    18/09/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 21st September 2019...
  • Roadworks
    10/09/2019
    Traffic interruptions A13 London Road, Benfleet, Essex 12 September — 13 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: London Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 16 September — 20 September Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Barling Road Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barrow Hall Road, Barling Magna, Essex 16 September — 20 September Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Barrow Hall Road Location: Barrow Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barrow Hall Road, Barling Magna, Essex 16 September — 20 September Delays likely Road closure Name: Barrow Hall Road Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Broughton Road, Benfleet, Essex 12 September — 13 September Delays likely Road closure Name: Broughton Road Location: Broughton Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Canewdon View Road, Ashingdon, Essex 17 September — 23 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Canewdon View Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Golden Cross Road, Ashingdon, Essex 17 September — 23 September Delays likely Road closure Name: Golden Cross Road Location: Golden Cross Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Golden Cross Road, Ashingdon, Essex 17 September — 23 September Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Golden Cross Road Location: Golden Cross Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Golden Cross Road, Ashingdon, Essex 17 September — 23 September Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Golden Cross Road Location: Golden Cross Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Little Wakering Road, Great Wakering, Essex 16 September — 20 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Little Wakering Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned South View Close, Rayleigh, Essex 13 September — 14 September Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: South View Close Location: South View Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Avenue, Benfleet, Essex 18 September — 19 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Meadow Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Avenue, Benfleet, Essex 18 September — 19 September Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: The Avenue Location: The Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Avenue, Benfleet, Essex 18 September — 19 September Delays likely Road closure Name: The Avenue Location: The Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 10 September — 10 September Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: OPP BROCKETTS POST OFFICE Works description: Erect 6mt combi post complete & transfer service Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP10000008358 A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 13 September — 14 September Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Junc South View Close Works description: Traffic Management for Machine Surfacing on South View Close (20:00-05:00) Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP201EH2275666 A1159 Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 16 September — 06 October Delays likely Lane closure Works location: From Sutton Road to r/o 186 Royston Avenue...
  • Advance Notice Mercer Avenue Closure
    06/09/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering...
  • Advance Notice Poynters Lane Closure
    05/09/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Wakering Road Closure
    05/09/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Wakering Road, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Roadworks
    03/09/2019
    Traffic interruptions Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 05 September — 06 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 05 September — 06 September Delays likely Road closure Name: Daws Heath Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 05 September — 06 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Weir Pond Road, Rochford, Essex 09 September — 10 September Delays likely Road closure Name: Weir Pond Road Location: Weir Pond Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Weir Pond Road, Rochford, Essex 09 September — 10 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Weir Pond Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 06 September — 17 October Delays possible Temporary speed limit Name: Barling Road Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 10 September — 10 September Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: OPP BROCKETTS POST OFFICE Works description: Erect 6mt combi post complete & transfer service Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP10000008358 A1159 Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 09 September — 13 September Delays likely Lane closure Works location: FROM THE ROUNDABOUT WITH SUTTON ROAD WEST FOR APPROX...
  • 2019 Allotment Competition Winners
    02/09/2019
    Great Wakering Parish Council recently held its 2019 allotment competition...
  • Roadworks
    27/08/2019
    Traffic interruptions East Street, Rochford, Essex 29 August — 30 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: East Street/South Street Location: East Street Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Millview Meadows, Rochford, Essex 29 August — 30 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Millview Meadows Location: Millview Meadows Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Stambridge Road, Rochford, Essex 29 August — 30 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Stambridge Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1158 Southbourne Grove, Westcliff-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 27 August — 09 September Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: J/O CARLTON AVENUE Works description: ONE HOLE TO BE OPENED ON JUNCTION, NO MAINS REPLACEMENT TOTAKEPLACE...
  • Advance Notice Barling Road - temporary speed limit
    22/08/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) The Essex County Council (Barling Road, Great Wakering) (Temporary Introduction of 30mph Speed Limit) Order 2019 Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • August Bank Holiday Health Services
    22/08/2019
    Guide to local health services over the August 2019 Bank Holiday / Advice for hot weather                         Please find attached our guide to health services in south east Essex over the August Bank Holiday (including pharmacy opening details) on the drop down menu on the home page...
  • Allotments Available to Rent
    22/08/2019
    Allotment plots are available for rent...
  • ECC Bus Consultation
    20/08/2019
    Please find the links to the recent bus consultation and proposed alterations:   https://consultations...
  • Roadworks
    20/08/2019
    Traffic interruptions B1013 High Road, Hockley, Essex 26 August — 04 September Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: High Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Burlington Gardens, Benfleet, Essex 21 August — 22 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Woodfield Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Burlington Gardens, Benfleet, Essex 21 August — 22 August Delays likely Road closure Name: Burlington Gardens Location: Burlington Gardens Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Church Road, Barling Magna, Essex 21 August — 28 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Church Road Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Church Road, Barling Magna, Essex 21 August — 28 August Delays likely Road closure Name: Church Road Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned East Street, Rochford, Essex 22 August — 24 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: East Street/South Street Location: East Street Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Fountain Lane, Hockley, Essex 26 August — 04 September Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Fountain Lane Location: Fountain Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Fountain Lane, Hockley, Essex 26 August — 04 September Delays likely Road closure Name: Fountain Lane Location: Fountain Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Fountain Lane, Hockley, Essex 26 August — 04 September Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Fountain Lane Location: Fountain Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hazel Close, Benfleet, Essex 22 August — 23 August Delays likely Road closure Name: Hazel Close Location: Hazel Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering, Essex 20 August — 27 August Delays likely Road closure Name: Mercer Avenue Location: Mercer Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Millview Meadows, Rochford, Essex 22 August — 24 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Millview Meadows Location: Millview Meadows Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Mucking Hall Road, Barling Magna, Essex 21 August — 28 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Mucking Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Stambridge Road, Rochford, Essex 22 August — 24 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Stambridge Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1158 Southbourne Grove, Westcliff-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 27 August — 09 September Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: J/O CARLTON AVENUE Works description: ONE HOLE TO BE OPENED ON JUNCTION, NO MAINS REPLACEMENT TOTAKEPLACE...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    13/08/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 17th August 2019...
  • Advance Notice Mercer Avenue Closure
    13/08/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Barling Road Closure Notice
    31/07/2019
      ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(2)                                                                                               The closure of Barling Road, Barling Magna, which commenced on 25th July 2019 and is in force for up to 21 days (It is estimated to be completed on 2nd August 2019, however, please check www...
  • Roadworks
    30/07/2019
    Traffic interruptions Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 05 August — 09 August Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Daws Heath Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hill Lane, Hawkwell, Essex 06 August — 08 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Hill Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Somerset Avenue, Rochford, Essex 07 August — 09 August Delays likely Road closure Name: Somerset Avenue Location: Somerset Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Somerset Avenue, Rochford, Essex 07 August — 09 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Somerset Avenue Location: Somerset Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Boulevard, Rochford, Essex 07 August — 09 August Delays likely Road closure Name: Rochford Garden Way/The Boulevard Location: The Boulevard Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Boulevard, Rochford, Essex 07 August — 09 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Rochford Garden Way/The Boulevard Location: The Boulevard Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Drive, Rochford, Essex 07 August — 09 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Drive, Rochford, Essex 07 August — 09 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Uplands Road, Hawkwell, Essex 06 August — 08 August Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Uplands Road Location: Uplands Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Uplands Road, Hawkwell, Essex 06 August — 08 August Delays likely Road closure Name: Uplands Road Location: Uplands Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Western Road, Benfleet, Essex 05 August — 09 August Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Western Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Southend-on-sea 05 August — 05 August Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: Outside Hassan's Indian Takeaway...
  • Parish Council Surgery 10th August
    29/07/2019
    Great Wakering Parish Council invite you to drop into Buddies Diner on Saturday 10th August between 10am and noon to meet some of your local Parish Councillors...
  • Roadworks
    23/07/2019
    Traffic interruptions Doggetts Close, Rochford, Essex 25 July — 27 July Delays likely Road closure Name: Doggetts Close Location: Doggetts Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Doggetts Close, Rochford, Essex 25 July — 27 July Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Doggetts Close Location: Doggetts Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Greensward Lane, Ashingdon, Essex 23 July — 23 July Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Greensward Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Roadworks A1160,A13 Queensway, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 23 July — 24 July Delays likely Lane closure Works location: Offside lane South of the underpass towards TOTS roundabout...
  • RDC Statement of Community Involvement Consultation
    22/07/2019
    Statement of Community Involvement Consultation Statement of Community Involvement Addendums open for public consultation for six weeks What is a Statement of Community Involvement?   A Statement of Community Involvement is a document that sets out how local residents and other interested parties can expect to be consulted and engaged in the planning process...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    17/07/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 20th July 2019...
  • Roadworks
    16/07/2019
    Traffic interruptions Greensward Lane, Ashingdon, Essex 23 July — 23 July Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Greensward Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1160,A13 Queensway, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 23 July — 24 July Delays likely Lane closure Works location: Offside lane South of the underpass towards TOTS roundabout...
  • Discover 2020
    16/07/2019
    Rochford Town Team today announces a £10,000 National Lottery Heritage Fund grant, awarded for an exciting community project, “Knitting Our Heritage Together”...
  • Advance Notice Office Closure
    11/07/2019
    The Office will be closed Friday 12th July...
  • Roadworks
    02/07/2019
    Traffic interruptions A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 03 July — 11 July Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Eastwood Road Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 03 July — 11 July Delays likely Road closure Name: Eastwood Road Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 03 July — 11 July Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 03 July — 11 July Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1160,A13 Queensway, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 09 July — 12 July Delays likely Road closure Works location: Southbound carriageway on the southern roundabout structure over Queensway...
  • Roadworks
    27/06/2019
    Notification of Consultation on changes to the use of Concessionary Bus Passes on Essex County Council run Park and Ride services May 2019   Further to our notification below, as we are now over the half way point of the consultation, please continue to promote the consultation on your website pages and other information areas...
  • Concessionary Bus Pass Consultation
    27/06/2019
    Notification of Consultation on changes to the use of Concessionary Bus Passes on Essex County Council run Park and Ride services May 2019   Further to our notification below, as we are now over the half way point of the consultation, please continue to promote the consultation on your website pages and other information areas...
  • Advance Notice Mercer Avenue
    26/06/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Funding Opportunity
    26/06/2019
    Could you use up to £1000 for good causes in Rochford?   Good Morning   As part of our ongoing programme of community support across the Rochford district we are inviting applications to our Maureen’s Gift initiative...
  • Arriva Bus Timetable Changes from 7th July
    25/06/2019
    https://www...
  • Advance Notice Southend Triathlon
    14/06/2019
    Dear Resident, We would like to inform you that the third annual Southend Triathlon will be taking place on Sunday the 16th June 2019...
  • Helpline for Action on Elder Abuse
    14/06/2019
    Action on Elder Abuse -  080 8808 8141   It’s confidential and it’s free, providing information, advice and support to victims and others who are concerned about or have witnessed abuse, neglect or financial exploitation...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/06/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 15th June 2019...
  • Roadworks
    11/06/2019
    Traffic interruptions Louise Road, Rayleigh, Essex 11 June — 11 June Delays likely Road closure Name: Louise Road Location: Louise Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Malting Villas Road, Rochford, Essex 17 June — 17 June Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Malting Villas Road Location: Malting Villas Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Malting Villas Road, Rochford, Essex 17 June — 17 June Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Malting Villas Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Poplar Road, Rayleigh, Essex 12 June — 12 June Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Poplar Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Poplar Road, Rayleigh, Essex 12 June — 12 June Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Poplar Road Location: Poplar Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Poplar Road, Rayleigh, Essex 12 June — 12 June Delays likely Road closure Name: Poplar Road Location: Poplar Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned South View Close, Rayleigh, Essex 14 June — 14 June Delays likely Road closure Name: South View Close Location: South View Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned South View Close, Rayleigh, Essex 14 June — 15 June Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: South View Close Location: South View Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 12 June — 12 June Delays likely Traffic control (Stop/Go boards) Works location: Junc Poplar Road Works description: Traffic Mangement for Machine Surfacing on Poplar Road (10:00-15:00) Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP201EH2275671 A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 14 June — 15 June Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Junc South View Close Works description: Traffic Management for Machine Surfacing on South View Close (20:00-05:00) Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP201EH2275666 A1159 Manners Way, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 11 June — 13 June Delays likely Traffic control (give & take) Works location: Manners Way Outside 107/109...
  • Advance Notice Twyford Avenue Closure
    10/06/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Twyford Avenue, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Campaign to Halt Fly-Tipping in Rochford
    04/06/2019
    Campaign launches today aims to SCRAP fly-tipping in the Rochford District Rochford District Council, one of the top three recyclers in the country, has launched the SCRAP fly-tipping campaign today which aims to fight the blight of fly-tipping in the district and cut the estimated annual £80,000 clear up cost...
  • Roadworks
    29/05/2019
    Traffic interruptions Millview Meadows, Rochford, Essex 03 June — 05 June Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Millview Meadows Location: Millview Meadows Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Millview Meadows, Rochford, Essex 03 June — 05 June Delays likely Road closure Name: Millview Meadows Location: Millview Meadows Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Somerset Avenue, Rochford, Essex 28 May — 30 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Somerset Avenue Location: Somerset Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Somerset Avenue, Rochford, Essex 28 May — 30 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Somerset Avenue Location: Somerset Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress The Drive, Rochford, Essex 28 May — 30 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Roadworks A1159 Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 29 May — 30 September Delays likely Road closure Works location: From 200m west of the junction with Bournemouth Park Road to 200m east of that junction...
  • Polling Day for European Elections Tomorrow
    22/05/2019
      Don't forget that tomorrow (23 May) is the day when you can cast your vote to decide who represents you in the European elections...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure of Twyford Avenue
    21/05/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Twyford Avenue, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Roadworks
    21/05/2019
    Traffic interruptions B1013 Main Road, Hawkwell, Essex 22 May — 24 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Main Road Location: Main Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned B1013 Main Road, Hawkwell, Essex 22 May — 24 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Main Road Location: Main Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned B1013 Southend Road, Hockley, Essex 22 May — 24 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Southend Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawkwell Chase, Hockley, Essex 24 May — 25 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Elizabeth Close Location: Elizabeth Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawkwell Chase, Hockley, Essex 24 May — 25 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Elizabeth Close Location: Elizabeth Close Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Lingfield Drive, Rochford, Essex 24 May — 29 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Lingfield Drive Location: Lingfield Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Lingfield Drive, Rochford, Essex 24 May — 29 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Lingfield Drive Location: Lingfield Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Somerset Avenue, Rochford, Essex 28 May — 30 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Somerset Avenue Location: Somerset Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Somerset Avenue, Rochford, Essex 28 May — 30 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Somerset Avenue Location: Somerset Avenue Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 May — 22 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Spa Road Location: Spa Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 May — 22 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Spa Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 May — 22 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Spa Road Location: Spa Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress The Drive, Rochford, Essex 22 May — 29 May Delays likely Road closure Name: The Drive Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Drive, Rochford, Essex 22 May — 29 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: The Drive Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Drive, Rochford, Essex 28 May — 30 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Southend-on-sea 22 May — 29 May Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: *CUSTOMER DRIVEN WORK* OUTSIDE PLOTS 1-4 RAYLEIGH ROAD IN THE NEARSIDEFOOTWAY...
  • Rayleigh Windmill Bank Holiday Monday
    21/05/2019
    Bring the kids to the Windmill this Bank Holiday Monday! Rayleigh Windmill will be opening its doors on Bank Holiday Monday 27 May, so why not bring the kids along from 1pm – 4pm to explore this local gem?   A team of volunteers work hard to make this Grade II listed building an interesting place to visit, even dressing up in traditional costume as they tell its story...
  • Applications Open for Public Health Grant Funding
    21/05/2019
    Applications are now open for Rochford District Council’s 2019/20 Public Health Grant funding, which aims to help improve the health and wellbeing of local residents...
  • Spring Bank Holiday Health Service Information
    20/05/2019
    Guide to local health services over the Spring Bank Holiday 2019 (Mon 27 May)   Please find guidance to health services in south east Essex over the Spring Bank Holiday (including pharmacy opening details)...
  • Citizens Advice Help for those Needing Help Claiming Universal Credit
    20/05/2019
    Citizens Advice Rochford & Rayleigh has launched a new service called “Help to Claim” for those who need help to apply for Universal Credit in Rochford District...
  • Calling All Artists
    17/05/2019
      Calling all artists!   We are calling for proposals for a place-based artist commission focussing on Rochford with a £10,000 budget available to the successful candidate! The project is being run by the Essex Cultural Diversity Project (ECDP), in partnership with Rochford District Council, and aims to improve and enhance the artistic and cultural diversity of the local area...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    16/05/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 18th May 2019...
  • Police, Fire & Crime Commissioner Public Meeting
    15/05/2019
      Rochford District Public Meeting – Tuesday, May 28th 2019   If you live or work in the Rochford District and have an interest in community safety matters come along to a public meeting being held by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex...
  • Councillor Co-option Vacancies
    14/05/2019
    The Parish Council has vacancies for Councillors in the East and West Wards please see Councillor Vacancies in the drop down menu for more information...
  • Roadworks
    14/05/2019
    Traffic interruptions B1013 Main Road, Hawkwell, Essex 22 May — 24 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Main Road Location: Main Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned B1013 Main Road, Hawkwell, Essex 22 May — 24 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Main Road Location: Main Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned B1013 Southend Road, Hockley, Essex 22 May — 24 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Southend Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 May — 17 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 May — 17 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Daws Heath Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 May — 17 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hamilton Gardens, Hockley, Essex 14 May — 15 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Oak Walk Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Hamilton Gardens, Hockley, Essex 14 May — 15 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Hamilton Gardens Location: Hamilton Gardens Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Hamilton Gardens, Hockley, Essex 14 May — 15 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Hamilton Gardens Location: Hamilton Gardens Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Magnolia Road, Rochford, Essex 20 May — 21 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Magnolia Road Location: Magnolia Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Magnolia Road, Rochford, Essex 20 May — 21 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Magnolia Road Location: Magnolia Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 May — 22 May Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Spa Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 May — 22 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: Spa Road Location: Spa Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 May — 22 May Delays likely Road closure Name: Spa Road Location: Spa Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned St Johns Road, Great Wakering, Essex 17 May — 17 May Delays likely Road closure Name: St Johns Road Location: St Johns Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned St Johns Road, Great Wakering, Essex 17 May — 17 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: St Johns Road Location: St Johns Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Drive, Rochford, Essex 22 May — 29 May Delays likely Clearway / no stopping Name: The Drive Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Drive, Rochford, Essex 22 May — 29 May Delays likely Road closure Name: The Drive Location: The Drive Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Southend-on-sea 22 May — 29 May Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: *CUSTOMER DRIVEN WORK* OUTSIDE PLOTS 1-4 RAYLEIGH ROAD IN THE NEARSIDEFOOTWAY...
  • Park and Ride Concessionary Bus Pass Consultation
    14/05/2019
    Dear Stakeholder   Notification of Consultation on changes to the use of Concessionary Bus Passes on Essex County Council run Park and Ride services May 2019   Essex County Council is consulting on the use of the older person’s bus pass on County Council run Park and Ride services in Essex...
  • Advance Notice Mercer Avenue Closure
    07/05/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Mercer Avenue, Great Wakering...
  • Roadworks
    30/04/2019
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Temporary Closure St Johns Road - Advance Notice
    26/04/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of St Johns Road, St Johns Close, Great Wakering...
  • Roadworks
    23/04/2019
    Traffic interruptions B1013 Hockley Road, Rayleigh, Essex 30 April — 30 April Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Hockley Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hambro Close, Rayleigh, Essex 30 April — 30 April Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Hambro Close Location: Hambro Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hambro Hill, Rayleigh, Essex 30 April — 30 April Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Upper Lambricks Location: Hambro Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hambro Hill, Rayleigh, Essex 30 April — 30 April Delays likely Road closure Name: Hambro Hill Location: Hambro Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Upper Lambricks, Rayleigh, Essex 30 April — 30 April Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Hambro Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 24 April — 26 April Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: From no...
  • NHS - Have Your Say
    23/04/2019
    Dear colleague,   As you may already know, the Government is investing an extra £20bn a year in the NHS as part of the NHS Long Term Plan...
  • Roadworks
    16/04/2019
    Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 April — 18 April Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: OPPOSITE BARTLETTS Works description: INSTALL A 8M TSG POSTTOP COLUMN TYPE E - 073W - 40LED DIGI DM10 OPTIC, 5 PIN TELECELL, NUMBERING AND ALL INTERNAL WIRING...
  • Notice re Uncontested Elections
    15/04/2019
    Important Election 2019 Update   Foulness and The Wakerings will not be contested in this years election as there was just one candidate standing so no poll will take place...
  • Election Results
    04/04/2019
    The election results for the three uncontested wards are available in the drop down menu...
  • Roadworks
    02/04/2019
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Temorary Traffic Regulation Order Notice
    02/04/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of St Johns Road, St Johns Close, Great Wakering...
  • Notice of Parish Election
    26/03/2019
    NOTICE OF ELECTION   Rochford District CouncilElection of Parish Councillors for the Parishes (Wards) listed below   Parish (Ward) Number of Councillors to be elected Ashingdon (Ashingdon) Seven Ashingdon (Ashingdon Heights) One Ashingdon (Ashingdon South West) Three Barling Magna (Barling Magna) Four Barling Magna (Little Wakering) Five Canewdon Nine Foulness Island Five Great Wakering (Great Wakering Central) Five Great Wakering (Great Wakering East) Four Great Wakering (Great Wakering West) Four Hawkwell (Hawkwell East) Eight Hawkwell (Hawkwell West) Nine Paglesham Five Stambridge Seven Sutton Five   1...
  • Notice of District Election
    26/03/2019
    NOTICE OF ELECTION   Rochford District Council Election of Councillors for the Wards listed below Ward Number of Councillors to be elected Downhall and Rawreth One Lodge One Foulness & The Wakerings One Roche North & Rural One Hawkwell East One Roche South One Hawkwell West One Sweyne Park & Grange One Hockley One Trinity One Hockley & Ashingdon One Wheatley One Hullbridge One   1...
  • Roadworks
    26/03/2019
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Rochford District Awards
    21/03/2019
      “Do you know somebody who works tirelessly to make a difference to our local community?   Has your local sports club achieved success in the past twelve months or helped someone to achieve their potential?  If so, now is your chance to give them the recognition they deserve, by nominating them in the 2019 Rochford District Awards...
  • Roadworks
    19/03/2019
    A1159 Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 21 March — 22 March Delays likely Lane closure Works location: Eastbound lane 1...
  • St Johns Road Closure
    19/03/2019
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of St Johns Road, St Johns Close, Great Wakering...
  • CCTV Evidence Leads to Dog Fouling Fine
    14/03/2019
    Rochford District Council has issued a fixed penalty notice for dog fouling, after a concerned resident provided CCTV evidence...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/03/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 16th March 2019...
  • Roadworks
    12/03/2019
    Traffic interruptions Brays Lane, Rochford, Essex 20 March — 22 March Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Brays Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Essex 20 March — 22 March Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Hyde Wood Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 18 March — 20 March Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Os383 Eastwood Road Works description: Trial hole investigation on gully lateral on f/w/verge Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP201EH2268455 A1159 Eastern Avenue Roundabout (fossets Way), Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 12 March — 14 March Delays likely Lane closure Works location: all approaches to fossetts roundabout...
  • Great Wakering Parish Council Special Constable Vacancy
    08/03/2019
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  • Be Scam Aware
    08/03/2019
    Essex County Council Trading Standards are encouraging residents and their families to become Scam aware...
  • Planning Notice
    07/03/2019
    The Parish Council has no material planning powers and are statutory consultees only...
  • Qinetiq Notice
    07/03/2019
    Unusual Activity Alert: Wednesday 13 & Thursday 14 March 2019   On Wednesday 13 and Thursday 14 March 2019, from approximately 09:00hrs, QinetiQ will be carrying out activities at the Shoeburyness Range on behalf of the MOD, which may be visible in the vicinity of the Thames Estuary...
  • Roadworks/Traffic Interruptions
    05/03/2019
    Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 07 March — 11 March Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: Os 255, OS 453, Junc Rayleigh Ave, Works description: Carriageway works Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP201EH2272030 A1159 Eastern Avenue Roundabout (fossets Way), Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 12 March — 14 March Delays likely Lane closure Works location: all approaches to fossetts roundabout...
  • Restorative Justice and Mediation Service
    05/03/2019
    This is a scheme which will allow victims of crime and anti-social behaviour (such as neighbour disputes) the chance to communicate with the perpetrator/s...
  • Parish Council Surgery 9th March
    01/03/2019
    Great Wakering Parish Council invite you to drop into Buddies Diner on Saturday 9th March between 10am and noon to meet some of your local Parish Councillors...
  • Roadworks
    27/02/2019
    Traffic interruptions Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road closure Name: Magna Mead Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex 04 March — 08 March Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Ashingdon Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 04 March — 05 March Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Western Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 04 March — 05 March Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Bramble Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Magnolia Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road closure Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Ashingdon Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road closure Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1160,A13 Queensway, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 04 March — 06 March Delays likely Lane closure Works location: Queensway Opposite Side of 91 York Road & Opposite Side of 106 York Road...
  • Council Tax Bill for RDC Residents Agreed for 2019/20
    22/02/2019
      The final Council Tax bill for Rochford residents has now been agreed for 2019/2020...
  • Neighbourhood Watch message
    21/02/2019
    Can we bring to your attention to a crime trend from across the district...
  • Free Tickets - Essex Big Weekend Events
    21/02/2019
    Hundreds of FREE tickets to be won as part of the Essex Big Weekend A public ballot is being held to win hundreds of FREE tickets to a range of attractions across the county, as part of the Essex Big Weekend...
  • Traffic Interruptions/Roadworks
    19/02/2019
    Traffic interruptions Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road closure Name: Magna Mead Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Barling Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Magnolia Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road closure Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Ashingdon Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Rochford, Essex 27 February — 27 February Delays likely Road closure Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Trinity Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 February — 06 March Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Leslie Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Warwick Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 February — 06 March Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Trinity Road Location: Warwick Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Warwick Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 February — 06 March Delays likely Road closure Name: Warwick Road Location: Warwick Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned White Hart Lane, Hawkwell, Essex 25 February — 01 March Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: White Hart Lane Location: White Hart Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned White Hart Lane, Hawkwell, Essex 25 February — 01 March Delays likely Road closure Name: Main Road Location: White Hart Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned White Hart Lane, Hawkwell, Essex 25 February — 01 March Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Main Road Location: White Hart Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned White Hart Lane, Hawkwell, Essex 25 February — 01 March Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Main Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1160 Southchurch Avenue, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 25 February — 27 February Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: Southchurch Avenue, Southchurch, Southend-on-Sea, East of England SS1 2PQ...
  • RDC Playground Investment and Grant Award
    14/02/2019
    Council plans for investment of up to £1m in playgrounds across the Rochford District   Rochford District Council will be investing almost £700,000 in new equipment which will benefit play spaces across the district...
  • RDC Agrees 2019/20 Budget
    14/02/2019
      Rochford District Council has set a budget for 2019/2020 which aims to deliver high quality services and value for money for residents...
  • Election Briefing
    14/02/2019
    The briefing will take place from 5pm on 14th March 2019 at Rayleigh Civic Suite in the Council Chamber...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    14/02/2019
    Roadworks A127,A1158 Prince Avenue, Westcliff-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 18 February — 27 February Delays likely Lane closure Works location: Western side of The Bell Junction...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/02/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 16th February 2019...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    05/02/2019
    Traffic interruptions Anchor Lane, Canewdon, Essex 11 February — 15 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Scotts Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Church Road, Hockley, Essex 11 February — 22 February Delays likely Road closure Name: Church Road Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Fountain Lane, Hockley, Essex 11 February — 22 February Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Fountain Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A13 Southchurch Road, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 11 February — 11 February Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: tbound lane...
  • Wild Woods Day
    30/01/2019
      Wild Woods Day 2019   We have a few opportunities for local businesses to get involved with Wild Woods Day 2019, taking place Saturday 20 July 2019 at Hockley Woods...
  • Advance Notice Office Closure
    17/01/2019
    THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY 21ST JANUARY FRIDAY 25TH JANUARY MONDAY 28TH JANUARY OTHER DAYS OPEN AS NORMAL ...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    15/01/2019
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 19th January 2019...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    15/01/2019
    Traffic interruptions Ashingdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex 21 January — 22 January Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Unknown road Location: Greensward Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Ashingdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex 21 January — 22 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Ashingdon Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Church Road, Hockley, Essex 16 January — 30 January Delays likely Road closure Name: Fountain Lane Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Church Road, Hockley, Essex 16 January — 30 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Church Road, Rayleigh, Essex 21 January — 06 April Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 3 Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 16 January — 19 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Western Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 16 January — 19 January Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Bramble Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Fountain Lane, Hockley, Essex 16 January — 30 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Fountain Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Greensward Lane, Hockley, Essex 21 January — 22 January Delays likely Road closure Name: Hawkwell Road Location: Greensward Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Leslie Road, Rayleigh, Essex 21 January — 06 April Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Leslie Road, Rayleigh, Essex 21 January — 06 April Delays likely Road closure Name: The Chase Location: The Chase Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 January — 22 January Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Southend Road Location: Spa Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Spa Road, Hockley, Essex 21 January — 22 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Southend Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Chase, Rayleigh, Essex 21 January — 06 April Delays likely Road closure Name: The Chase Location: The Chase Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Chase, Rayleigh, Essex 21 January — 06 April Delays likely Road closure Name: The Chase Location: The Chase Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Warwick Road, Rayleigh, Essex 21 January — 06 April Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Warwick Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1160,A13 Queensway, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 17 January — 18 January Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: approx 150m west of Southchurch avenue roundabout...
  • Yellow Line Parking Enforcement
    14/01/2019
    To report an illegally parked vehicle, please email: [email protected]
  • Arriva Buses Feedback Request
    14/01/2019
    We want to #Southend and surrounding areas the best service possible, and your feedback will help...
  • Hate Incident Reporting
    10/01/2019
      To support members of the public in reporting a Hate Incident or Crime and to help the Police reduce hate related crime, Rochford District Council has become a Hate Incident Reporting Centre (HIRC)...
  • Great Wakering Garden and Allotment Society Notice
    09/01/2019
    The opening hours for the 2019 season: Saturday February 2nd 9...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    08/01/2019
    Church Road, Hockley, Essex 16 January — 30 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Church Road, Hockley, Essex 16 January — 30 January Delays likely Road closure Name: Fountain Lane Location: Church Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 16 January — 19 January Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Bramble Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 16 January — 19 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Western Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Fountain Lane, Hockley, Essex 16 January — 30 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Fountain Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Southend-on-sea 11 January — 15 January Delays likely Traffic control (Stop/Go boards) Works location: Rayleigh Road Column 30 Outside 148...
  • Parish Council Surgery Buddies Diner 12th January 10am to noon
    04/01/2019
    Great Wakering Parish Council invite you to drop into Buddies Diner on Saturday 12th January between 10am and noon to meet some of your local Parish Councillors...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    03/01/2019
    Traffic interruptions Lower Road, Hockley, Essex 01 January — 01 January Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Lower Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Lower Road, Hockley, Essex 01 January — 01 January Delays likely HGV Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Lower Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Roadworks A1159 Royal Artillery Way, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 08 January — 17 January Delays likely Lane closure Works location: Outside Anglian Water Pumping Station...
  • Health Services Over Christmas/New Year
    20/12/2018
    Guide to Health Services over Christmas/New Year/Bank Holidays   Please find attached our guide to health services in south east Essex over the Christmas and New Year bank holiday (including pharmacy opening details)...
  • Local Bus Consultation
    19/12/2018
    Notification of Local Bus Consultation December 2018   Essex County Council (ECC) is reviewing the way it supports local bus services which operate on evenings and Sundays and is carrying out a public consultation...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    18/12/2018
    Roadworks A1015 Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Southend-on-sea 20 December — 20 December Delays likely Traffic control (Stop/Go boards) Works location: Outside new Dedman Gray new build site...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    11/12/2018
    Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 12 December — 13 December Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: outside sainsburys Works description: Jetting works - no excavation Responsibility for works: Anglian Water Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: AD02655396540 A1159 Priory Crescent, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 11 December — 11 December Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: OS 104 Works description: access required to manhole chamber TO CLEAR BLOCKAGES - no excavation...
  • Public Toilet Notice
    05/12/2018
    Please note the public toilets are currently the responsibility and asset of Rochford District Council and works are being carried out by their approved contractors...
  • Public Toilet Notice
    05/12/2018
    Please note the Public Toilets are currently the repsonsibility and asset of Rochford District Council and works are being carried out by their approved contractors...
  • Roadworks
    04/12/2018
    Roadworks A1159 Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 05 December — 07 December Delays likely Lane closure Works location: EASTERN AVENUE COLUMN 86 OPPOSITE TEMPLE SUTTON SCHOOL...
  • RDC Budget Survey
    04/12/2018
    Have your say on the Budget Survey! Rochford District Council is carrying out a Budget Survey to find out how you want your council tax to be spent...
  • Essex Police re-Launch Caravan Watch
    30/11/2018
    Essex Police recently re-launched Caravan Watch across the county...
  • New Activities at Freight House
    29/11/2018
    Following the successful launch of a new pilates session at The Freight House earlier this year, Fusion Lifestyle are pleased to be adding more sessions to the programme at the Freight House from January...
  • Contractor Opportunity - Expression of Interest Open
    27/11/2018
    GREAT WAKERING PARISH COUNCIL ARE CURRENTLY INVITING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FROM APPROPRIATE CONTRACTORS INTERESTED IN TENDERING FOR A GROUNDS MAINTENANCE CONTRACT Contractors must be able to provide a costed proposal for the work and be able to comply with all the latest enactments, regulations and working rules relating to Health and Safety and Welfare...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    27/11/2018
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  • Campaign to tackle Flytipping in District
    26/11/2018
      In an effort to keep the district clean and tidy, Rochford District Council are celebrating another successful year of investigating fly tipping offences in the district...
  • Essex Fire and Rescue Plan Survey
    22/11/2018
    People who live or work in Essex are being asked for their views on the proposed priorities in the county’s first ever Fire and Rescue Plan...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    22/11/2018
    Traffic interruptions Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 26 November — 27 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Bramble Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 26 November — 27 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Bramble Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 26 November — 27 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Benfleet, Essex 26 November — 27 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Western Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Havenside, Little Wakering, Essex 20 November — 20 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Havenside Location: Havenside Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress St Michaels Road, Benfleet, Essex 21 November — 21 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Bramble Road Location: St Michaels Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned St Michaels Road, Benfleet, Essex 21 November — 21 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Unknown road Location: St Michaels Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned St Michaels Road, Benfleet, Essex 21 November — 21 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Arterial Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A127 Arterial Road, Rayleigh, Essex 22 November — 23 November Delays likely Lane closure Works location: East Bound - Esso Garage to Progress Road Works description: Nearside full width verge cutting & hedge hardback Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP201EH2260347 A13 London Road, Leigh-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 20 November — 23 November Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: 26m west of Tankerville Drive to 24m east of Southsea Avenue...
  • Essex Police Active Citizen Volunteer Form
    15/11/2018
    Active Citizens are volunteers in the community who help us to lower crime and the fear of crime by interacting with the public...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    13/11/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 17th November 2018...
  • Traffic Interrruptions
    13/11/2018
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Policing Precept Survey
    07/11/2018
    Paying for Policing – We need your opinion Do you want to see an improved Police Service in Essex? And are you willing to pay more Council Tax to provide it? Those are the questions being asked by Roger Hirst, the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Essex...
  • Parish Council Surgery - Buddies Diner Saturday 10 November 10 to Noon
    06/11/2018
    Great Wakering Parish Council invite you to drop into Buddies Diner on Saturday 10th November between 10am and noon to meet some of your local Parish Councillors...
  • Roadworks.org
    06/11/2018
    Roadworks A1160,A13 Queensway, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 12 November — 30 November Delays likely Lane closure Works location: QUEENSWAY SS1 (FROM S/O NO...
  • Independent Member for Sanctuary Committee Vacancy
    01/11/2018
    Sanctuary Housing Association is currently seeking to recruit an independent member for the Sanctuary in Rochford committee...
  • Parish Council Surgery - Buddies Diner Saturday 10th November 10 to Noon
    30/10/2018
    Great Wakering Parish Council invite you to drop into Buddies Diner on Saturday 10th November between 10am and noon to meet some of your local Parish Councillors...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    24/10/2018
    Traffic interruptions A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 October — 07 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 October — 07 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Daws Heath Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 October — 07 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Daws Heath Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 October — 07 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Ecn11003 Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Havenside, Little Wakering, Essex 26 October — 27 October Delays likely Road closure Name: Havenside Location: Havenside Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Lark Hill Road, Canewdon, Essex 29 October — 02 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Scotts Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1159 Priory Crescent, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 29 October — 31 October Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Column 26 (near The Saxon King public house)...
  • Free Parking in RDC Carparks on Four Saturdays Before Christmas
    23/10/2018
    Rochford District Council has agreed to free parking in its car parks all day on the four Saturdays before Christmas...
  • Council Campaign to Meet Housing Need
    23/10/2018
    A council campaign is underway to breathe new life into long term vacant properties throughout the Rochford district by promoting the support available to owners interested in bringing their empty properties back into use...
  • RDC Provides Hate Incident Reporting Centre
    23/10/2018
    Rochford District Council and Essex Police are working together to reinforce their commitment to tackle hate crime by training council staff to provide a Hate Incident Reporting Centre (HIRC) at the council offices...
  • A127 Road Closure
    22/10/2018
    Advance notice: the A127 between the Southend boundary and Rayleigh Weir will be completely closed in both directions overnight from Monday night 22 October to Friday night-Saturday morning 26-27 October 9pm to 5am...
  • Public Notice
    22/10/2018
    The Essex County Council (Footpath 1B, 11, 14, 19, Byway 8, 13, 16, 30 and Bridleway 17, 28, Foulness) (Temporary Prohibition of Use) Order 2018    Notice is hereby given that the above Order made by Essex County Council, under s14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, has been continued in force with the consent of the Secretary of State for the Department for Transport until 31 December 2018...
  • Campaign to Tackle Menace of Flytipping in Essex
    22/10/2018
    This week Love Essex, a partnership of Essex councils and businesses, has re-launched its #CrimeNotToCare campaign to remind residents they could be adding to the fly-tipping problem, if they don’t comply with their duty of care to keep their waste out of the hands of rogue traders...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    10/10/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 20th October 2018...
  • Free Allergan Training for Rochford District Food Outlets
    10/10/2018
    Free allergen training for district’s businesses   Food outlets across the District are being offered free workshops about allergen labelling and controls within the workplace...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    10/10/2018
    A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 October — 29 October Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned A127 Arterial Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 October — 29 October Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Ecn11003 Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 October — 29 October Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Daws Heath Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 16 October — 29 October Delays likely Road closure Name: Daws Heath Road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1159 Priory Crescent, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 11 October — 16 October Delays likely Traffic control (Stop/Go boards) Works location: Near LP27 East bound Works description: f/way patch Responsibility for works: Southend-on-Sea Current status: Advanced planning Works reference: JR100G-MAIN-00026752 A127 Arterial Road, Rayleigh, Essex 15 October — 17 October Delays likely Lane closure Works location: A127 West & East Bound Works description: Full Width Cut Responsibility for works: Essex Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: EP201EH2260164 A127 Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 15 October — 18 October Delays likely Lane closure Works location: 422 TO 428 VICTORIA AVENUE, SOUTHEND TOWN, SS26ND...
  • Essex Community Messaging
    09/10/2018
    Tips for a crime free Christmas shop...
  • Advance Notice of Havenside Road Closure
    09/10/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Havenside, Little Wakering...
  • Happiness is a District called Rochford
    08/10/2018
    Its now official, if you are on the quest for happiness then the Rochford District is one to the top ten places to be in the country after the Office of National Statistics named our residents as some of the happiest people in the UK...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    02/10/2018
    Traffic interruptions A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 08 October — 20 October Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Eastwood Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 08 October — 20 October Delays likely Road closure Name: Unknown road Location: Daws Heath Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road, Rayleigh, Essex 08 October — 20 October Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Ecn11003 Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Ecn11001, Hockley, Essex 08 October — 17 October Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Ecn11001 Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 08 October — 17 October Delays likely Road closure Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 08 October — 17 October Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Hawkwell, Essex 08 October — 17 October Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rectory Road, Rochford, Essex 08 October — 17 October Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Rectory Road Location: Rectory Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned White House Chase, Rayleigh, Essex 08 October — 20 October Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Eastwood Road Location: White House Chase Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1160,A13 Queensway, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 02 October — 05 October Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: approx 150m west of Southchurch avenue roundabout...
  • Vehicle Key Found
    18/09/2018
    A vehicle key for an Iveco has been found in the churchyard/burial ground with the registration number attached...
  • Parish Council Surgery
    17/09/2018
    This will take place on the 22nd September between 10am and noon at Buddies Diner...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    14/08/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 15th September 2018...
  • Solar Together Essex
    14/08/2018
    There are only two weeks left to register in ‘Solar Together Essex’ the solar panel group buying scheme...
  • Star Lane Syndcate Lake Issue
    06/08/2018
    The Clerk is aware of the Star Lane syndicate lake issue and is liaising with outside Agencies and Taylor Wimpey...
  • The Essex County Council (Footpath 8, Great Wakering)Temporary Prohibition of Use Order 2018
    31/07/2018
      Further to the notices published on 4th May 2018 and 11th May 2018 notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council has made the above Order under section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984...
  • New Training Dates for Victim Support Volunteers
    30/07/2018
    Volunteer for Victim Support and learn new skills whilst making a positive difference to people’s lives...
  • Star Lane Dust Complaints
    19/07/2018
    As a result of resident complaints forwarded to me by Ward Councillors I requested a site visit from RDC Environmental health team and the following measures have been or will shortly be implemented to reduce the dust impact...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    17/07/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 21st July 2018...
  • Rescheduled Full Council Meeting date - 25th July
    12/07/2018
    The postponed Full Council Meeting scheduled for the 11th July will now take place on the 25th July...
  • Postponement of Wednesday's Full Council Meeting
    09/07/2018
    This is advance notice that the Full Council Meeting scheduled for Wednesday 11th July is postponed until further notice...
  • Public Notice - ECC (Footpath 8 Gt Wakering Temporary Prohibition of Use Order
    09/07/2018
    Further to the notices published on 4th May 2018 and 11th May 2018 notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council has made the above Order under section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984...
  • Barrow Hall Road Development Proposals Public Consultation
    29/06/2018
    Sanctuary Group has acquired the development site south of Barrow Hall Road...
  • Advance Notice Star Lane Closure
    25/06/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Star Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice of Southend Road/Silchester Corner Closure
    25/06/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Southend Road, Silchester Corner, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Stage Acts Wanted
    22/06/2018
      Have you ever wanted to perform live at an outside event? Well now is your chance! Rochford District Council are looking for stage acts, singers, choirs and buskers for our annual Wild Woods Day Event on Saturday 14th July between 11am until 4pm in Hockley Woods...
  • Restorative Justice and Mediation Service
    19/06/2018
      Restorative Justice and Mediation Service...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    15/06/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 16th June 2018...
  • Family Theatre Fun
    11/06/2018
    Family Theatre Fun Comes To Rayleigh You don’t need to travel all the way to the West End anymore to experience the fun and excitement of the theatre...
  • Youth Council Meeting
    07/06/2018
    Rochford District Youth Council’s first meeting – Do you want to make a difference to your community?   Rochford District Council are looking for younger residents between the ages of 12-18 in the district to attend the Youth Council’s first meeting which aims to give younger people a voice in the community to make a difference...
  • Public Notice
    04/06/2018
    The Essex County Council (Footpath 1B, 11, 14, 19, Byway 8, 13, 16, 30 and Bridleway 17, 28, Foulness) (Temporary Prohibition of Use) Order 2018    Notice is hereby given that the above Order made by Essex County Council, under s14 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, has been continued in force with the consent of the Secretary of State for the Department for Transport until 14 November 2018   Effect of the order: to temporarily close that length of Footpath 1B, 11, 14, 19, Byway 8, 13, 16, 30 and Bridleway 17, 28, Foulness in the District of Rochford as specified: Footpath Description Footpath 1B, Foulness From its junction with Byway 8 (Fisherman’s Head) to Shelford Head...
  • Essex Police and Fire Cadet Challenge
    04/06/2018
    Police and Fire cadets from across the county will put their skills together in an attempt to win the first ever Essex Police and Fire Cadet Challenge...
  • Victim Support Volunteer Request
    04/06/2018
    Are you a good listener? Volunteer for Victim Support We are looking for reliable volunteers with great listening skills, who have 4 or more hours a week to spare...
  • Contract Opportunity
    30/05/2018
    Great Wakering Parish Council are currently inviting expressions of interest from appropriate parties interested in tendering for the cleaning/stocking of Great Wakering Public Toilets...
  • Free Senior Safety Roadshow Event
    18/05/2018
      Rochford District Council the Castle Point and Rochford Community Safety Partnership and Great Wakering Parish Council are inviting older residents to a special free event aimed at giving advice on staying safe and healthy...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    18/05/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 19th May 2018...
  • RDC Historic Rochford Walking Tour
    18/05/2018
    Rochford Town Team is now taking bookings for FREE walking tours taking place on June 19...
  • Chairman and Vice chairman of RDC
    18/05/2018
    During the meeting of Annual Council on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, the Chairman and Vice Chairman of Rochford District Council for the 2018/19 Civic Year were elected as follows:   Chairman of the Council: Cllr David Merrick   Vice Chairman of the Council: Cllr Robin Dray   Further information about the Chairman and Vice Chairman is available at www...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Silchester Corner
    17/05/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Southend Road, Silchester Corner, Great Wakering...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Star Lane
    17/05/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Star Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Wakering Road
    17/05/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Wakering Road, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Poynters Lane/Shoebury Road
    17/05/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Shoebury Road, Great Wakering CP Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Temporary Closure of Footpath Between Star Lane/Alexandra Road.
    17/05/2018
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  • Wild Woods Day
    09/05/2018
    Get ready for some family fun at this year’s Wild Woods Day! We are very excited to announce that Rochford District Council’s annual Wild Woods Day is taking place this year Saturday 14 July between 11am and 4pm Why not come along and visit one of the exciting adventure zones and venture into the woods to explore the amazing range of activities...
  • Rochford District Election Results 2018
    04/05/2018
    Rochford District Election Results 2018 On May 3 2018, the elections for the Rochford District took place...
  • West Ward Councillor Vacancy
    01/05/2018
    Due to the resignation of Councillor Wheeler there is currently a West Ward vacancy, please see Public Notices for further information...
  • Not Registered to Vote - Act Now
    11/04/2018
      Rochford district residents who have not yet registered to vote must do so by 17 April 2018 to be able to cast their vote in the 3rd May local election...
  • Advance Notice of Road Closure
    06/04/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Silchester Corner, Barling Road, Southend Road, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Free Compost Giveaway
    04/04/2018
    Rochford District Council has organised a free compost giveaway on Tuesday 8th May from 10am onwards at the rear car park, Clements Hall, Hawkwell...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Poynters Lane
    03/04/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Shoebury Road, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Wakering Road
    03/04/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Wakering Road, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Star Lane
    03/04/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Star Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Closure Southend Road
    03/04/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Southend Road, Silchester Corner, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Office Closure
    22/03/2018
    Due to staff holiday the office will be closed Friday 23rd and Monday 26th March...
  • Temporary Closure of Poynters Lane
    21/03/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Temporary Closure of Star Lane
    21/03/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Star Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice of Sutton Road Closure
    12/03/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(2) Temporary Traffic Regulation Notice of Sutton Road, Rochford Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/03/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 17th March 2018...
  • Rochford District Treasure Map
    12/03/2018
    I have been amazed to learn about the vast number of hidden gems that can be found across the district: interesting heritage sites and local landmarks; attractive locations to visit; fun things to do; and great places to eat...
  • Advance Notice of Office Closure
    08/03/2018
    This is advance notice that the Office will be closed friday 9th March re-opening as normal Monday 12th...
  • Temporary Closure of Poynters Lane
    06/03/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Shoebury Road, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Temporary Closure of Poynters Lane
    06/03/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Shoebury Road, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Last Chance to Have Your Say -Issues & Options Consultation Closing Soon
    05/03/2018
    Last chance to take part in the Issues and Options Public Consultation – We want your views! Rochford District Council are encouraging those who have not already commented on the Issues and Options Document public consultation to have their say before the deadline date 7th March approaches...
  • RDC Wheelie Bin Collections Suspended
    01/03/2018
    Due to adverse weather conditions, bins collections for Tuesday to Friday this week have been suspended...
  • Great Wakering Parish Council's Clock Repairs
    21/02/2018
    Repairs and maintenance are being undertaken to the Parish Clock on the 21st and 22nd February so it may not be working during these times...
  • Advance Notice of Office Closure
    15/02/2018
    Due to a Meeting in the Council Chamber the Parish Council Clerk's Office will be closed on Monday 19th February and the Clerk will be unavailable...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/02/2018
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 17th February 2018...
  • Advance Notice Temporary Star Lane Night Closure
    12/02/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Star Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Star Lane Temporary Closure
    12/02/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Star Lane, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Advance Notice Poynters Lane Road Closure
    12/02/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Poynters Lane, Shoebury Road, Great Wakering  Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Fairglen Interchange Consultation A127/A130
    08/02/2018
          Today, Essex County Council launched the public consultation on a multi-million-pound scheme to improve the A127 / A130 Fairglen Interchange...
  • Old House Wedding Fayre
    08/02/2018
    Are you engaged, planning your wedding? Then look no further, everything you need for your special day will be at the Old House Wedding Fayre taking place on 3 March 2018, 11am – 3pm, South Street, Rochford, SS41BW...
  • Office Closure Notice
    25/01/2018
    The Office will be closed Friday 26th January and will re-open Monday 29th...
  • Allotments Available
    24/01/2018
    Allotment plots are available for rent...
  • Free Exhibition Space at Rayleigh Windmill
    24/01/2018
    Rochford District Council are offering local artists/voluntary community groups the opportunity to promote their work with free Exhibition space at the famous Rayleigh Windmill...
  • Advance Notice of Road Closure
    22/01/2018
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Southend Road, Silchester Corner, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Catch It Bin It Kill It
    22/01/2018
      Rochford District residents are being reminded of the simple message to protect themselves and others from cold and flu this winter ‘Catch it...
  • RDC Want Your Views
    12/01/2018
      Rochford District Council are asking residents and business owners for their thoughts on how they might plan for the future of the district, and in particular whether they think the challenges and opportunities identified are the correct ones in developing the new Local Plan...
  • NHS Public Discussion Events
    12/01/2018
    Please see below and attached information about our public discussion events in south east Essex...
  • Public Notice
    11/01/2018
    The Essex County Council (Footpath 1B, 11, 14, 19, Byway 8, 13, 16, 30 and Bridleway 17, 28, Foulness) (Temporary Prohibition of Use) Order 2018   Notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council intends, not less than seven days from the date of this notice, to make the above Order under Section 14 (1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984...
  • Family Theatre at The Mill
    11/01/2018
    Rochford District Council would like to invite families to the latest Family Theatre show Penguin on Sunday 21st January...
  • Office Christmas Closure
    20/12/2017
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  • Advance Notice Closure Southend Road, Great Wakering
    18/12/2017
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(1) Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Southend Road, Silchester Corner, Great Wakering Please click on the following link https://roadworks...
  • Have Your Say on RDC's Future Development Framework
    14/12/2017
    Rochford District...
  • Have Your Say on RDC's Future Development Plans
    14/12/2017
    Rochford District...
  • Message from Southend Airport
    12/12/2017
    Please be advised that some local airline training flights are planned for the morning of the 14th December   Messages will also be put out on Twitter and Facebook (and the LSA website) prior to the training events in an effort to make people aware of what is expected...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/12/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 16th December 2017...
  • Roadworks and Closures
    12/12/2017
    The End Way 18 December — 18 December Delays likely Road closure Name: Endway Location: The End Way Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1159 Priory Crescent, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 12 December — 14 December Delays likely Traffic control (priority working) Works location: 238 Works description: RPS Environmental accessing public sewer manholes to complete a Flow Survey survey...
  • Register for Energy Switch
    08/12/2017
      Energy Switch   RESIDENTS can save over £250 on their gas and electric bills by joining the Essex Energy Switch which harnesses people power to secure cheaper deals from energy suppliers...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    06/12/2017
    Traffic interruptions Broadway Link Roundabout 10 December — 11 December Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Broadway Link Roundabout Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Pitsea Bypass 09 December — 11 December Delays likely Road closure Name: A13 Location: Pitsea Bypass Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Pitsea Bypass 09 December — 11 December Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Pitsea Bypass Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Pitsea Bypass 10 December — 11 December Delays likely Road closure Name: Broadway Link Location: Pitsea Bypass Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1089 08 December — 09 December Delays likely Road closure Works location: A1089 Nothbound to A13 westbound link road...
  • RDC Budget Survey
    04/12/2017
    Date: 1 December 2017 Have your say on the Budget Survey!   Rochford District Council is carrying out a Budget Survey to find out how you want your council tax to be spent...
  • NHS Consultation
    04/12/2017
    Your care in the best place: Have your say   The five clinical commission groups in mid and south Essex have launched a formal public consultation on outline plans for the future of health and care services...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    29/11/2017
    Traffic interruptions Broadmayne 01 December — 02 December Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Broadmayne Roundabout Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Broadmayne 01 December — 02 December Delays likely Road closure Name: Broadmayne Location: Broadmayne Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Felmores Roundabout 28 November — 29 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Whitmore Way Location: Whitmore Way Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Felmores Roundabout 28 November — 29 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Felmores Roundabout Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Ghyllgrove 28 November — 29 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Ghyllgrove Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Main Road 02 December — 03 December Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Summerhill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Whitmore Way 28 November — 29 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Whitmore Way Location: Whitmore Way Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Roadworks A1159 Priory Crescent, Southend-on-sea, Southend-on-sea 28 November — 30 November Delays likely Traffic control (priority working) Works location: 238 Works description: RPS Environmental accessing public sewer manholes to complete a Flow Survey survey...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    21/11/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing 2017/18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: London Road Location: at A129 London Road, Wickford, Essex (London Road) 21 November — 22 November Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at A129 London Road, Wickford, Essex (Diversion) 21 November — 22 November Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: at A129 London Road, Wickford, Essex (Diversion 1) 21 November — 22 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: In progress Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks construction of a new build-out Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Pound Lane Location: at Pound Lane, Basildon, Essex (Pound Lane) 27 November — 02 December Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Pound Lane, Basildon, Essex (Diversion) 27 November — 02 December Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: at Pound Lane, Basildon, Essex (Diversion 1) 27 November — 02 December Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at A414 Hastingwood Roundabout, Epping, Essex (Diversion) 27 November — 29 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing 2017-18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Nether Mayne Location: at A176 Fobbing Farm Roundabout, Basildon, Essex (Nether Mayne) 22 November — 01 December Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at A176 Fobbing Farm Roundabout, Basildon, Essex (Diversion) 22 November — 01 December Road closure Name: Nether Mayne Location: at A176 Fobbing Farm Roundabout, Basildon, Essex (Nether Mayne) 22 November — 01 December Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: at A176 Fobbing Farm Roundabout, Basildon, Essex (Diversion 1) 22 November — 01 December Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks new electrical connection Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Southminster Road Location: at B1021 Southminster Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Southminster Road) 27 November — 01 December Road ahead closed Name: Southminster Road Location: at B1021 Southminster Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Southminster Road) 27 November — 01 December Road ahead closed Name: Southminster Road Location: at B1021 Southminster Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Southminster Road) 27 November — 01 December Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at B1021 Southminster Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Diversion) 27 November — 01 December Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Remedial Works to Verges between A13 Pitsea Inter change and Rayleigh Spur Rbt, Over night Road closures for the installation of 24/7 Lane 1 closures in both directions 14th Oct to , also overnight off peak works at Tarpots East bound exit from Sadler Farm Rbt 13th Nov to 17th Nov, overnight off peak 2 way traffic signals on A130 Canveyway from Sadlers Farm Rbt to Canvey Island 18th Nov to 23rd Nov, Full road closure with diversion Brakendale avenue 23rd oct to 30th Oct Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: A130 West Bound 1 Location: at A13 Pitsea Bypass, Basildon, Essex (A130 West Bound 1) 22 November — 23 November Road closure Name: A130 1 Location: at A13 Pitsea Bypass, Basildon, Essex (A130 1) 22 November — 24 November Road closure Name: Canvey Way 1 Location: at A13 Pitsea Bypass, Basildon, Essex (Canvey Way 1) 22 November — 23 November Road closure Name: A1245 1 Location: at A13 Pitsea Bypass, Basildon, Essex (A1245 1) 22 November — 23 November Diversion route Name: Diversion West Bound 1 Location: at A13 Pitsea Bypass, Basildon, Essex (Diversion West Bound 1) 22 November — 23 November Diversion route Name: Diversion West Bound 1 Location: at A13 Pitsea Bypass, Basildon, Essex (Diversion West Bound 1) 22 November — 23 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks maintenance of water main Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Mucking Hall Road Location: at Mucking Hall Road, Barling Magna, Essex (Mucking Hall Road) 27 November — 15 December Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Mucking Hall Road, Barling Magna, Essex (Diversion) 27 November — 15 December Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 21 November — 23 November Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: In The Nearside Footway Outside 230 Eastwood Road Works description: Lay New Domestic Service 3m From Main In Footway Responsibility for works: Cadent Current status: Planned work about to start A127,A1158 Prince Avenue, Westcliff-On-Sea, Southend-On-Sea 26 November — 26 November Delays likely Lane closure Works location: O/S 666 Prince Ave,Westcliff On Sea Essex...
  • RDC's Budget Survey
    20/11/2017
    Please follow the link below to complete Rochford District Council’s Budget Survey 2018-19...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    14/11/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 18th November 2017...
  • RDC Children's Christmas Card Competition
    14/11/2017
    Win a £50 Gift Voucher in the Chairman’s Christmas Card Competition   Children living or attending a school within the Rochford district are invited to design the Chairman’s 2017 Civic Christmas Card, for the chance to win a £50 gift voucher...
  • Roadworks and Closures
    08/11/2017
    Traffic interruptions Broadmayne 15 November — 16 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Broadmayne Location: Broadmayne Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Broadmayne 15 November — 16 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Broadmayne Roundabout Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Canes Lane 07 November — 09 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Canes Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Chelmsford Road 08 November — 08 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Chelmsford Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Daws Heath Road 15 November — 17 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Rayleigh Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawk Hill 08 November — 08 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Hawk Hill Location: Hawk Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawk Hill 08 November — 08 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Hawk Hill Location: Hawk Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawk Hill 08 November — 08 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Hawk Hill Location: Hawk Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned London Road 13 November — 15 November Delays likely Road closure Name: High Street Location: London Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned London Road 13 November — 15 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: London Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Luncies Road 14 November — 22 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Luncies Road Location: Luncies Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Rayleigh Road 15 November — 17 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Rayleigh Road Location: Rayleigh Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Southend Arterial Road 07 November — 07 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Southend Arterial Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Station Road 08 November — 08 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Station Road Location: Station Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Station Road 08 November — 08 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Station Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Tilbury Road 08 November — 08 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Tilbury Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1089 07 November — 08 November Delays likely Road closure Works location: A13 westbound to A1089 Southbound...
  • Advice on Animal Safety for Bonfire Night
    03/11/2017
      Although many people enjoy fireworks the Council would urge everyone to think about pets and wildlife when planning a firework party by remembering the following points:   Keep pets indoors with the curtains closed and turn on the TV or radio to drown out the noise...
  • Temporary Traffic Regulation Order
    31/10/2017
      The Essex County Council (Various Roads, Rochford District) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic & Clearway) (No...
  • Roadworks and Closures
    31/10/2017
    Traffic interruptions Apton Hall Road 03 November — 14 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Apton Hall Road Location: Apton Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Apton Hall Road 03 November — 14 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Apton Hall Road Location: Apton Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Apton Hall Road 03 November — 14 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Apton Hall Road Location: Apton Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Apton Hall Road 03 November — 14 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Apton Hall Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Canes Lane 01 November — 06 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Canes Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Canes Lane 07 November — 09 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Canes Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Chelmsford Road 08 November — 15 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Chelmsford Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Felmores Roundabout 02 November — 09 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Felmores Roundabout Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Felmores Roundabout 02 November — 09 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Whitmore Way Location: Whitmore Way Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Ghyllgrove 02 November — 09 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Ghyllgrove Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawk Hill 08 November — 15 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Hawk Hill Location: Hawk Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawk Hill 08 November — 15 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Hawk Hill Location: Hawk Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Hawk Hill 08 November — 15 November Delays likely Road ahead closed Name: Hawk Hill Location: Hawk Hill Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Locarno Avenue 06 November — 15 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Church End Lane Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned London Road 06 November — 08 November Delays likely Road closure Name: London Road Location: London Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned London Road 06 November — 08 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: London Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned London Road 06 November — 08 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: London Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Southend Arterial Road 31 October — 09 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Southend Arterial Road Location: Southend Arterial Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Southend Arterial Road 07 November — 14 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Southend Arterial Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Southend Arterial Road Slip Road From A127 To West Mayne Eastbound 31 October — 09 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Ecn10083 Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Station Road 08 November — 15 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Station Road Location: Station Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Station Road 08 November — 15 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: Station Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned The Endway 02 November — 10 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Burnham Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Tilbury Road 08 November — 15 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: Tilbury Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned West Mayne 31 October — 08 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Durham Road Location: Durham Road Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress West Mayne 31 October — 08 November Delays likely Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: West Mayne Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: In progress Whitmore Way 02 November — 09 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Whitmore Way Location: Whitmore Way Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Unknown 06 November — 15 November Delays likely Road closure Name: Unknown road Location: Description: Streetworks / License - Streetworks Responsibility for event: Essex Current status: Planned Roadworks A1014 The Manorway, Corringham, Thurrock 31 October — 31 October Delays likely Road closure Works location: APPROXIMATELY 60M ON MANORWAY ACROSS GIFFORDS CROSS JUNCTION...
  • Expression of Interest for Grounds Maintenance Open
    27/10/2017
    GREAT WAKERING PARISH COUNCIL ARE CURRENTLY INVITING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FROM APPROPRIATE CONTRACTORS INTERESTED IN TENDERING FOR A GROUNDS MAINTENANCE CONTRACT Contractors must be able to provide a costed proposal for the work and be able to comply with all the latest enactments, regulations and working rules relating to Health and Safety and Welfare...
  • Advice on Protecting your Home
    27/10/2017
    Please see below some Police advice regarding burglaries...
  • Public Notice
    25/10/2017
        The Essex County Council (Various Roads, Rochford District) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic & Clearway) (No...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    24/10/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing 2017/18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Southend Arterial Road Location: at A127 Southend Arterial Road, Basildon, Essex (Southend Arterial Road) 31 October — 09 November Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at A127 Southend Arterial Road, Basildon, Essex (Diversion) 31 October — 09 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing 2017/18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: East Mayne Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (East Mayne) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: Felmores Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Felmores) 26 October — 17 November HGV Diversion route Name: HGV Diversion Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (HGV Diversion) 26 October — 17 November Diversion route Name: Local Diversion 1 Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Local Diversion 1) 26 October — 17 November Diversion route Name: Local Diversion 2 Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Local Diversion 2) 26 October — 17 November Diversion route Name: Local Diversion 3 Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Local Diversion 3) 26 October — 17 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: East Mayne Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (East Mayne) 26 October — 17 November Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at A132 East Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Diversion) 26 October — 17 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing 2017/18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: East Mayne Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (East Mayne) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: East Mayne Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (East Mayne) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: Broadmayne Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Broadmayne) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: Broadmayne Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Broadmayne) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: Broadmayne RAB Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Broadmayne RAB) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: Ashlyns Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Ashlyns) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: Ashlyns Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Ashlyns) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: South Mayne Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (South Mayne) 26 October — 17 November Road closure Name: South Mayne Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (South Mayne) 26 October — 17 November Diversion route Name: Local Diversion Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Local Diversion) 26 October — 17 November HGV Diversion route Name: HGV Diversion 1 Southbound Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (HGV Diversion 1 Southbound) 26 October — 17 November HGV Diversion route Name: HGV Diversion 1 Northbound Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (HGV Diversion 1 Northbound) 26 October — 17 November Diversion route Name: Broadmayne Diversion Location: at A132 South Mayne, Basildon, Essex (Broadmayne Diversion) 26 October — 17 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks gas service Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Hannett Road Location: at Hannett Road, Canvey Island, Essex (Hannett Road) 30 October — 03 November Road ahead closed Name: Hannett Road Location: at Hannett Road, Canvey Island, Essex (Hannett Road) 30 October — 03 November Road ahead closed Name: Hannett Road Location: at Hannett Road, Canvey Island, Essex (Hannett Road) 30 October — 03 November Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Hannett Road, Canvey Island, Essex (Diversion) 30 October — 03 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks installation of crane to remove welfare Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Lynton Road Location: at Lynton Road, Benfleet, Essex (Lynton Road) 25 October — 25 October Road ahead closed Name: Lynton Road Location: at Lynton Road, Benfleet, Essex (Lynton Road) 25 October — 25 October Road ahead closed Name: Lynton Road Location: at Lynton Road, Benfleet, Essex (Lynton Road) 25 October — 25 October Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Lynton Road, Benfleet, Essex (Diversion) 25 October — 25 October Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing 2017/18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Southend Arterial Road Location: at Southend Arterial Road Slip Road From West Mayne To A127 Eastbound, Basildon, Essex (Southend Arterial Road) 30 October — 01 November Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Southend Arterial Road Slip Road From West Mayne To A127 Eastbound, Basildon, Essex (Diversion) 30 October — 01 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks new electrical connection Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road ahead closed Name: Stow Road Location: at Stow Road, Cold Norton, Essex (Stow Road) 25 October — 27 October Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Stow Road, Cold Norton, Essex (Diversion) 25 October — 27 October Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Carriageway Joint Sealing Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Seamore Avenue Location: at Seamore Avenue, Benfleet, Essex (Seamore Avenue) 26 October — 30 October Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Seamore Avenue, Benfleet, Essex (Diversion) 26 October — 30 October Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Carraigeway joint sealing Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Durham Road Location: at Durham Road, Basildon, Essex (Durham Road) 31 October — 01 November Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Durham Road, Basildon, Essex (Diversion) 31 October — 01 November Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks A1014 The Manorway, Corringham, Thurrock 31 October — 31 October Delays likely Road closure Works location: Approximately 60m On Manorway Across Giffords Cross Junction...
  • Keeping Well Event Rayleigh
    11/10/2017
    This month a new NHS initiative is being launched in the District aimed at keeping residents independent and well...
  • Roadworks and Closures
    10/10/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Micro Surfacing 2017/2018 - MAL No...
  • Unauthorised Travellers Leave Site
    06/10/2017
    Rochford District Council can confirm that Travellers who had taken up illegal encampments at Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park have vacated the area...
  • Notice of Public Enquiry The Transport and Works Act 1992 - Network Rail
    26/09/2017
    The Transport and Works Act 1992 The Transport and Works (Inquiries Procedure) Rules 2004 Proposed Network Rail (Essex and Others Level Crossing Reduction) Order NOTICE OF PUBLIC INQUIRY Notice is given pursuant to Rule 13(6) of the Transport and Works (Inquiries Procedure) Rules 2004 that Mr Alan Beckett BA MSc MIPROW, an Inspector appointed by the Secretary of State for Transport, will open a public Inquiry into the application by Network Rail Infrastructure Limited (“the Applicant”) for the proposed Network Rail (Essex and Others Level Crossing Reduction) Order under section 6 of the Transport and Works Act 1992 at Chelmsford City Council Chamber, Civic Centre, Duke Street, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1JE at 10...
  • Roadworks and Closures
    26/09/2017
    Public events Public event, Other Public safety while activity takes place on public highway Responsibility for event: Essex County Council Diversion route Name: Various Roads, Brentwood Location: at Childerditch Lane, Little Warley, Essex (Various Roads, Brentwood) 28 September — 10 October Diversion route Name: Various Roads, Brentwood Location: at Childerditch Lane, Little Warley, Essex (Various Roads, Brentwood) 28 September — 10 October Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks install high friction surfacing and lining works...
  • Allotments Available
    26/09/2017
    Allotment plots are available for rent...
  • Rochford Residents Invited to Apply for Flood Protection Grant
    21/09/2017
    Rochford District resident’s affect by flooding are being offered grants by Essex County Council to help prevent their properties from future flooding...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    19/09/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Micro Surfacing 2017/2018 - BAS No3 - TRAF/6419 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Church Road Location: at Church Road, Basildon, Essex (Church Road) 20 September — 22 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Station Road Location: at B1021 Station Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Station Road) 26 September — 28 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Station Road Location: at B1021 Church Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Station Road) 26 September — 28 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: High Street Location: at B1021 High Street, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (High Street) 26 September — 28 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Station Road Location: at B1021 Church Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Station Road) 26 September — 28 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks installation of signing, lining, veg clearance and bollard installation Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road ahead closed Name: Lower Burnham Road Location: at B1012/B1010 Lower Burnham Road, Cold Norton, Essex (Lower Burnham Road) 25 September — 29 September Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at B1012/B1010 Lower Burnham Road, Cold Norton, Essex (Diversion) 25 September — 29 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks new connection Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Park Lane Location: at Park Lane, Chelmsford, Essex (Park Lane) 21 September — 27 September Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Park Lane, Chelmsford, Essex (Diversion) 21 September — 27 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks sewer relining Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Grandview Road Location: at Grandview Road, Benfleet, Essex (Grandview Road) 25 September — 26 September Road ahead closed Name: Grandview Road Location: at Grandview Road, Benfleet, Essex (Grandview Road) 25 September — 26 September Road ahead closed Name: Grandview Road Location: at Grandview Road, Benfleet, Essex (Grandview Road) 25 September — 26 September Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Grandview Road, Benfleet, Essex (Diversion) 25 September — 26 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing TRAF/6235 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at B186 Warley Road, Great Warley, Essex (Diversion) 21 September — 23 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing 2017/18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at B1002 High Street, Ingatestone, Essex (Diversion) 20 September — 27 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing 2017-18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Rosebay Avenue Location: at Rosebay Avenue, Billericay, Essex (Rosebay Avenue) 26 September — 27 October Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Rosebay Avenue, Billericay, Essex (Diversion) 26 September — 27 October Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks A1015 Eastwood Road, Rayleigh, Essex 25 September — 29 September Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Footway Outside 349 Works description: Lay New Domestic Service 4m From Main In Nearside Footway Responsibility for works: Cadent Current status: Planned work about to start A1015 Rayleigh Road, Eastwood, Southend-On-Sea 23 September — 23 September Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Hole In F/P O/S 177 Works description: Remedial Works Following Defect Inspection- To Rectify Remedial Work In Footway& Carriageway...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    15/09/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing 2017/2018 - BRE No...
  • Darker Nights Approaching - Create Illusion of Occupancy
    13/09/2017
    Upon walking down the road and with the darker nights now it is easy to spot that empty house; there is a line of houses, lights within and signs of occupancy...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/09/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 16th September 2017...
  • Bank Holiday Bin Collections as Normal
    21/08/2017
    To ensure minimum disruption over the Bank Holiday period (August 28), bin collections within the Rochford District Council area will continue as usual...
  • Community messaging
    13/06/2017
    We are aware of reports of 'bogus callers' in the Rochford District...
  • General Election Results including Southend East and the Wakerings
    09/06/2017
    General Election Results 2017 On 8th June  2017, the General Election took place...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 10 April
    10/04/2017
    ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 10 April 2017             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Ashingdon Princess Gardens J/O HAREWOOD AVENUE TO O/S NORFOLK COURT Major Mains Replacement 24 March 2017 19 April 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Ashingdon Princess Gardens J/O HAREWOOD AVENUE (O/S NO...
  • Easter Waste Collection as Normal
    06/04/2017
    To ensure minimum disruption over the Easter Bank Holiday period, bin collections within the Rochford District Council area will continue as usual...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 3 April
    31/03/2017
    DURING WEEK: commencing 03 April 2017             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Ashingdon Princess Gardens J/O HAREWOOD AVENUE TO O/S NORFOLK COURT Major Mains Replacement 24 February 2017 03 April 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Ashingdon Central Avenue S/O NO...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collections To Continue
    14/03/2017
          Great Wakering waste collection point to continue Rochford District Council has approved the budget to continue operating a waste collection point in Great Wakering for another year...
  • Rogue Traders
    09/03/2017
      Essex Police have received reports of rogue traders operating in the Rochford area...
  • Make sure your waste isn't fly tipped.
    07/03/2017
    Make sure your waste isn’t fly tipped – or you could be liable   If you’re having building work done on your house, make sure your waste isn’t fly tipped – or you could be liable...
  • Fairglen Interchange Upgrade Plans
    27/02/2017
    As this junction is one of the key junctions in southeast Essex and has an effect on the traffic though out the area it is important that it is right for the future needs of southeast Essex...
  • Get Active Sessions
    27/02/2017
    It’s time to get ‘Active’ outdoors!   Active Rochford are pleased to announce yet another way to improve your health and fitness with their brand new initiative ‘Outdoor Health Walk & Workout’ sessions...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 13 February
    10/02/2017
    DURING WEEK: commencing 13 February 2017             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Barling Magna Little Wakering Road Outside Barling Magna Community Primary School to outside property No...
  • Rochford Named Third in Country for Recycling Rates.
    10/02/2017
      Rochford District Council are thrilled to reveal that the district has come third in the country for  recycling following the announcement from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) which monitors waste and recycling figures...
  • West Ward Vacancy Notice
    10/02/2017
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  • Rochford Named Third in Country for Recycling Rates
    09/02/2017
    Rochford District Council are thrilled to reveal that the district has come third in the country for  recycling following the announcement from the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) which monitors waste and recycling figures...
  • Check your Fire Alarm/Home Safety Visits
    26/01/2017
    In light of the recent press article involving a drug cultivation in London which caught fire causing injuries to a number of people and forcing over 40 houses to be evacuated...
  • Keeping Well This Winter
    26/01/2017
      Tips to stay well this winter   With winter temperatures falling Public Health England and Rochford District Council are urging residents to think about how cold weather this winter may affect you, your family and your home...
  • Community Messaging
    23/01/2017
    Police rely on information from the public to spot those locations in your own communities where crime may be taking place...
  • Community Messaging
    23/01/2017
    We regularly receive calls regarding suspicious vehicles or being used in crime but seldom get passed the number plate of the vehicle...
  • CRIME STOPPERS
    12/01/2017
    If you have any information regarding crimes, suspicious buildings, cars or people and you would like to report it anonymously contact CRIME STOPPERS-uk or phone 0800 555 111 ...
  • Councillor Laurie Street Obituary
    10/01/2017
    Laurie Street, Chairman of the GW Parish Council (20th May 2015 to 31st December 2016), Born 1935 Passed away December 2016 Laurie will be tremendously missed, his death is a great loss to the village, his untiring work for the villages, his knowledge of the history of events in the area, his approachability, his willingness to help if someone raised a problem, and he always did what he could...
  • Councillor Street's Death
    09/01/2017
    Out of respect to Councillor Street and his family his vacancy will be announced after his funeral has taken place...
  • Free Parking in RDC Carparks
    29/11/2016
    Free Parking on Saturdays in the run up to Christmas Rochford District Council has agreed to free parking in its car parks all day on the four Saturdays before Christmas...
  • Reporting Flytipping
    10/11/2016
    The Environment Agency has issued a 24/7 Hotline to try and gain intelligence to combat the illegal dumping of rubbish also known as flytipping...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 17 October
    14/10/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 17 October 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Belchamps Way Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Bosworth Close Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Brookside Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Clements Hall Lane Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hockley The Spinneys J/O WOODLANDS ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • Hall Road Closure
    06/10/2016
    To complete the new roundabout along Hall Road the contractors will need to close Hall Road for one night on the 6th October...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 3 October
    30/09/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 03 October 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Belchamps Way Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Bosworth Close Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Brookside Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Clements Hall Lane Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hockley Claybrick Avenue O/S NO...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 3 October
    30/09/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 03 October 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Belchamps Way Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Bosworth Close Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Brookside Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Clements Hall Lane Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hockley Claybrick Avenue O/S NO...
  • Neighbourhood Watch Message
    30/09/2016
    We want to make you aware that an elderly resident in the district was harassed at her front door by a young man recently, threatening to call bailiffs to take her furniture if she didn't pay him £200...
  • Public Notice
    20/09/2016
    The Essex County Council (South Street, Rochford)(Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) Order 2016   Notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council intends, not less than seven days from the date of this notice, to make the above Order under section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 12 September
    12/09/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 12 September 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Rebels Lane J/O BARLING ROAD TO O/S BRAMBLE LODGE IMGA173032 ABANDON 110M OF 4" CI & REPLACE WITH 110M OF 75MM...
  • Traffic Interruptions & Roadworks
    01/09/2016
    Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Detailed bridge examination...
  • Roadworks & Closures
    09/08/2016
    Roadworks B1017 High Street, Great Wakering, Essex 10 August — 11 August Delays likely Traffic control (Stop/Go boards) Works location: Various Works description: Carriageway Patching Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning Little Wakering Hall Lane, Great Wakering, Essex 12 August — 15 August Delays likely Road closure Works location: Enitre Section Works description: 2016/17 Micro Surfacing Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning Sutton Road, Rochford, Essex 10 August — 12 August Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: J/W Purdeys Ave Works description: Minor Kerbing And Footway Repairs In Preparation For Carriageway Resurfacing Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning Doggetts Close, Rochford, Essex 11 August — 15 August Delays unlikely Traffic control (give & take) Works location: Various Along Entire Length Of Road Works description: Carriageway Patching Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning ...
  • Active Citizen Volunteers Requested
    25/07/2016
    Essex police are currently looking for “active citizen” volunteers to assist local neighbourhood policing officers in and around Castle Point and Rochford...
  • Online Scams
    15/07/2016
    Help disrupt fraudsters by reporting scam emails that you receive...
  • Blue Light Collaboration
    13/07/2016
    The government has asked Police and Crime Commissioners to consider the case for closer collaboration between the blue light services in their local area...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    12/07/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Calibration and maintenance checks to average speed camera Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Southend Arterial Road, Eastbound Location: at A127 Arterial Road, Rayleigh, Essex (Southend Arterial Road, Eastbound) 19 July — 21 July Road closure Name: Southend Arterial Road Location: at A127 Arterial Road, Rayleigh, Essex (Southend Arterial Road) 19 July — 21 July Diversion route Name: Diversion Westbound Location: at A127 Arterial Road, Rayleigh, Essex (Diversion Westbound) 19 July — 21 July Diversion route Name: Diversion Eastbound Location: at A127 Arterial Road, Rayleigh, Essex (Diversion Eastbound) 19 July — 21 July Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks Southend Road, Rochford, Essex 18 July — 18 July Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: 53 Southend Road Rochford Ss4 1hh...
  • Roadworks & traffic interruptions
    05/07/2016
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    23/06/2016
    Roadworks Southend Road, Rochford, Essex 21 June — 21 June Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Os 153 Works description: Restricted Hours Ra6=3x2 Cw Braking Up Around Metal Road Gully Frame...
  • Roadworks & Closures Week Commencing 20 June
    17/06/2016
    ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 20 June 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane New development Section 50 installation of new foul water main 20 June 2016 11 July 2016 Traffic Control (Two-way signals) Edenway Hawkwell Victor Gardens J/O WHITE HART LANE TO J/O HARROW GARDENS IMGA173281 ABANDON 252M OF 6" SI AND 280M OF 4" SI...
  • Chief & PCC Live Web Chat
    15/06/2016
    What question will you ask your Police and Crime Commissioner or Chief Constable? Essex residents who want to quiz Roger Hirst, the new PCC for Essex, or Chief Constable Stephen Kavanagh, will have their opportunity to put their questions in a live webchat on the evening of Monday June 27, from 5pm to 7pm...
  • Reducing Food Waste
    13/06/2016
    Understanding labels can help you reduce waste! Do food labels confuse you? Do you know the difference between ‘sell by’ dates and ‘use-by’ dates? In an effort to reduce food waste even more in the district, Rochford District Council’s Recycling Team are letting residents know what these labels actually mean...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    01/06/2016
    Roadworks Barling Road, Great Wakering, Essex 31 May — 06 June Delays possible Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: O/S And Opp Magna Point Works description: Install One New Service Connection And Disconnect Existing Connection In Carriageway And Verge & Reinstate Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning North Street, Rochford, Essex 02 June — 03 June Delays possible Some carriageway incursion Works location: O/S 1 To 4 Ethan Court Works description: Rochford - Pcp27 - 314820 - 314822 - 296972 - Bduk - Remedial Works - To Clear Highway Defect In The Verge For Topsoil And Seed Responsibility for works: BT Current status: Advanced planning B1013 Hall Road, Rochford, Essex 02 June — 10 June Delays unlikely No carriageway incursion Works location: Opposite Birches To Opposite Nicholas House Works description: Excavate Footway And/Or Verge To Lay Duct And Erect New Telecomms Cabinet Responsibility for works: Independent Fibre Networks Current status: Advanced planning Barling Road, Great Wakering, Essex 07 June — 09 June Delays unlikely Traffic control (priority working) Works location: Magna Croft Works description: Replace Valve Frame + Cover In Carriageway Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Coombes Grove, Rochford, Essex 02 June — 06 June Delays unlikely Traffic control (give & take) Works location: 32 Works description: Meter Install And Reinstate Footway Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Ravenswood Chase, Rochford, Essex 31 May — 31 May Delays unlikely Some carriageway incursion Works location: We Will Be Working On Ravenswood Chase Outside House Number 5 To 11...
  • Closure of Rayleigh and Canvey Police Stations to the Public
    30/03/2016
    On 31st March 2016 the front offices at Rayleigh and Canvey Police station are permanently closed to the public...
  • Consultation on Health and Social Care
    17/02/2016
    Don’t miss your opportunity to be involved in making health and social care simpler and better   We are currently asking for views to help us shape the future of health and social care...

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