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  • Advance Notice of Office Closure
    15/11/2018
    The Parish Council Office will be closed Friday 16th November and will re-open Monday 19th November...
  • 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...
  • Free Car parking on Saturdays in Run-up to Christmas
    10/10/2017
    Rochford District Council has agreed to free parking in its car parks all day on the four Saturdays before Christmas...
  • 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...
  • Community Messaging
    06/10/2017
    An attempted house burglary occurred in High Street, Great Wakering, between hours of 22:00 on 03/10/2017 and 05:30 on 04/10/2017...
  • Community Messaging
    06/10/2017
    A house burglary occurred in Church Road, Barling Magna, between hours of 00:48 on 04/10/2017 and 01:28 on 04/10/2017...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    04/10/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Micro Surfacing 2017/2018 - MAL No...
  • Update re Traveller Encampment at Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park
    28/09/2017
    Essex Countywide Traveller Unit (ECTU) has confirmed that a ‘Direction to Leave’ notice will be served today on Travellers that have camped on land at Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park...
  • 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...
  • RDC Statement re Traveller Incursion
    26/09/2017
    Approximately four Traveller caravans arrived yesterday evening at Cherry Orchard Jubilee country Park, Rochford...
  • 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...
  • Free Active Families Sporting Event
    21/09/2017
      Rochford District Council are pleased to announce a free family sporting event taking place this month within the District...
  • 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...
  • Outdoor Cinema Dates at Hockley Woods
    12/09/2017
    Rochford District Council are pleased to announce that Moonbeamers Popup Cinema are back in Hockley Woods this month screening two blockbuster films for everyone to enjoy...
  • Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park Update
    11/09/2017
    The Environment Agency have now confirmed the presence of Blue-Green Algae at Cherry Orchard Jubilee Country Park...
  • Campaign to Tackle Fly Tipping Menace in Essex
    06/09/2017
    Campaign to tackle menace of fly-tipping in Essex Although Fly-tipping in the Rochford district is not a huge problem county wide it is draining more than £1 million of taxpayers’ money each year...
  • Nominations Open for RDC/Castle Point Sports Awards
    05/09/2017
    Its now time to start thinking about celebrating our local sporting heroes as the Rochford and Castle Point Sports Awards, sponsored by Fusion Lifestyle, are now open for nominations...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    05/09/2017
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Warning re Distraction Burglary
    21/08/2017
    A house distraction burglary occurred in Southend Road, Rochford, between hours of 12:15 on and 12:45 on 20/08/2017...
  • Illegal Car Racing Events
    21/08/2017
    Residents in Essex with footage of illegal car racing events are encouraged to contact police so offenders can be identified...
  • 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...
  • Domestic Abuse Hub To Tackle Domestic Abuse Violence in South Essex.
    17/08/2017
      A domestic abuse hub has been officially opened in a bid to provide more support to victims across South Essex...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    15/08/2017
      Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert     Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing 2017/18 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: High Street Location: at B1007 High Street, Billericay, Essex (High Street) 21 August — 25 August Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at B1007 High Street, Billericay, Essex (Diversion) 21 August — 25 August Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing - TRAF/6401 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: High Street Location: at B1007 Stock Road, Billericay, Essex (High Street) 21 August — 25 August Road closure Name: Norsey Road Location: at B1007 Stock Road, Billericay, Essex (Norsey Road) 21 August — 25 August Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at B1007 Stock Road, Billericay, Essex (Diversion) 21 August — 25 August Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing - TRAF/6401 Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: High Street Location: at Norsey Road, Billericay, Essex (High Street) 21 August — 25 August Road closure Name: Norsey Road Location: at Norsey Road, Billericay, Essex (Norsey Road) 21 August — 25 August Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Norsey Road, Billericay, Essex (Diversion) 21 August — 25 August Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine Surfacing 2017/2018 - BRE No...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collections
    14/08/2017
    The collections will continue on the third Saturday of every month  from 9am until 12pm as follows: 2017 Saturday 19th August Saturday 16th September Saturday 21st October Saturday 18th November Saturday 16th December Saturday 20th January Saturday 17th February Saturday 17th March Please note that only non recyclables will be collected and we will no longer be collecting garden waste or bulky waste items...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    09/08/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks new electrical service connection on 2 Saturdays only...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    25/07/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Machine surfacing 2017/2018 - ROC No...
  • Anti-Litter Poster Competition
    25/07/2017
    Prizes were presented to pupils of Great Wakering School following an ‘anti-litter’ poster design competition, with 7 year old Lucy Guilcher from Great Wakering bagging first place...
  • Star Lane Restricted Road Order 2017
    21/07/2017
       Notice is hereby given that Essex County Council has made the above Order under Sections 81, 82(2), 83(2), 84(1) and (2) and Parts III of Schedule 9 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, previously advertised as The Essex County Council (Star Lane, Road 1 & 2 at the former Star Lane Brickworks site, Great Wakering) (Restricted Road and 20mph Zone) Order 201*...
  • CAA AVIATION NOISE IMPACT SURVEY
    21/07/2017
      The CAA has asked UKACCs to help encourage communities around airports to respond to its noise impact survey which was launched last week...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    11/07/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 15th July 2017...
  • RDC Agenda 22nd June Civic Suite Rayleigh - Future of Health/Care Services in Rochford
    15/06/2017
    Extraordinary Council agenda Date 22 June 2017 Time 7...
  • RRAVS/RDC Looking for Volunteers for new Well Homes Scheme
    15/06/2017
    Rochford District Council and Rayleigh, Rochford and District Association for Voluntary Services (RRAVS) are teaming up to offer residents a brand new initiative, called Well Homes...
  • Warning About Cold Callers
    13/06/2017
    Rochford District Council has been made aware of an increase in cold callers offering to do work on homes in Rayleigh...
  • Community messaging
    13/06/2017
    We are aware of reports of 'bogus callers' in the Rochford District...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    09/06/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 17th June 2017...
  • Beat Surgery
    09/06/2017
    On Saturday 10th June 2017, Essex Police Active Citizens will be holding a Beat Surgery at Rochford Library...
  • General Election Results
    09/06/2017
    On 8th June  2017, the General Election took place...
  • 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...
  • Polling Day Tomorrow
    07/06/2017
    Don't forget that tomorrow is the day when you can cast your vote to decide who represents you as your Member of Parliament...
  • Update re Churchyard
    22/05/2017
    The Clerk can confirm that the acting Chair of the Council Marion Sawyer suggested an emergency meeting of the Full Council to accelerate the process of awarding a contract for grounds maintenance of the churchyard...
  • Postal Voters - Ballot Packs Arriving Soon
    22/05/2017
    Ballot papers for postal voters in the Rochford district will soon be arriving on door mats, ready for the 2017General Election to be held on Thursday, June 8...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    17/05/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 20th May 2017...
  • Not Registered to Vote - Act Now!
    17/05/2017
    Rochford district residents who have not yet registered to vote must do so by Monday 22nd May, to be able to cast their vote in the June 8, General Election...
  • Election Results County and West Ward
    05/05/2017
      The results were announced at Clements Hall Leisure Centre, Hawkwell, the same evening...
  • Community Messaging
    04/05/2017
    Dear Co-ordinator,   We have received two telephone calls today regarding a DVLA email scam, telling recipients they are owed money and to CLICK ON THE LINK! Please don't click - just delete the email received totally...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 1 May
    02/05/2017
    DURING WEEK: commencing 01 May 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 (O/S NO...
  • Community Messaging
    02/05/2017
    Bogus Callers!!!   We have been informed that some dubious cold calling Tree surgeons/Landscape Gardeners have entered our area having been suspected of committing offences in a neighbouring area “Your Doorstep Your Choice”, we would advise you to think twice about engaging cold calling traders...
  • RDC Offers Free Professional Advice For local Businesses
    27/04/2017
      Council offers free professional advice for local businesses!   A FREE Pop-Up Business Café is being held in Rayleigh aimed at providing free business advice from professionals in Banking, Marketing, Accounting, Law, Start-up and Business Growth...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 24 April
    26/04/2017
    DURING WEEK: commencing 24 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 (O/S NO...
  • Only 7 Working Days Until Polling Day
    24/04/2017
      Tomorrow, 5pm on the 25 April, is the deadline for applying for a proxy vote...
  • Senior Citizens Roadshow
    21/04/2017
      Council runs senior citizens roadshow!   Rochford District Council and the Community Safety Partnership are inviting older residents to a special free event aimed at helping them to “Stay Safe”...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 17 April
    19/04/2017
    DURING WEEK: commencing 17 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...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    11/04/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 15th April 2017...
  • 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...
  • Updated Waste Collection Notice
    07/04/2017
    To ensure minimum disruption over the Easter Bank Holiday period, bin collections within the Rochford District Council area will continue as usual...
  • Candidates Standing for Essex County Council Elections
    06/04/2017
    Candidates standing for Essex County Council Elections   Residents in the Rochford District can now view the names of all candidates standing in the upcoming elections on our website at www...
  • Statement of Persons Nominated County Elections Rochford South
    06/04/2017
                                          Essex County Council election Local authority name: Rochford Name of ward/division: Rochford South Date of election: Thursday 4 May 2017 The following people have been or stand nominated for election to this ward/division...
  • Statement of Persons Nominated West Ward Election
    06/04/2017
        Local government election Local authority name: Rochford District Council Name of ward/division: Great Wakering Parish Council West Ward Date of election: Thursday 4 May 2017 The following people have been or stand nominated for election to this ward/division...
  • 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...
  • Update re Michelins Farm
    03/04/2017
    Rochford District Council is aware that Travellers have set up an encampment at Michelins Farm (Arterial Road, Rayleigh, SS6 7NG)...
  • Traveller Encampment at Michelins Farm
    31/03/2017
    Rochford District Council is aware of a Traveller encampment at Michelins Farm, Arterial Road, Rayleigh...
  • Easter Holiday Fun
    31/03/2017
    If you are looking for some family fun this Easter than look no further than right here in the Rochford district...
  • Wild Woods Day
    31/03/2017
    Calling local voluntary groups, charities and businesses!   The countdown has already begun for Rochford District Council’s annual Wild Woods Family Fun Day at Hockley Woods on Saturday 3 June 2017...
  • 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...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 27/03/2017
    28/03/2017
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 27 March 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...
  • RDC Press Release re Great Wakering Common
    27/03/2017
    Future of Great Wakering Common   Rochford District Council currently has no plans to change planning status of Great Wakering Common...
  • Fly Tipping Prosecution in Great Wakering
    27/03/2017
      Fixed Penalty Notice issued for fly tipping   Rochford District Council has issued a £75 fixed penalty notice following an incident of fly tipping in Great Wakering...
  • Setting of Amounts of Council Tax
    17/03/2017
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  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 20 March
    17/03/2017
    DURING WEEK: commencing 20 March 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 J/O ASHINGDON ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • Public Notice Regarding Great Wakering Common
    14/03/2017
    GREAT WAKERING COMMON     The area of land known as Great Wakering Common is owned by Bentall’s with Great Wakering Parish Council being the tenant with their lease expiring in October this year...
  • Next Sports Centre Amenity Collection Date
    14/03/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on 18th March 2017...
  • 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...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    13/03/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks install a mini domed roundabout Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Hatterill Location: at Station Approach, Basildon, Essex (Hatterill) 14 March — 16 March Road ahead closed Name: Hatterill Location: at Station Approach, Basildon, Essex (Hatterill) 14 March — 16 March Road ahead closed Name: Hatterill Location: at Station Approach, Basildon, Essex (Hatterill) 14 March — 16 March Road ahead closed Name: Hatterill Location: at Station Approach, Basildon, Essex (Hatterill) 14 March — 16 March Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Station Approach, Basildon, Essex (Diversion) 14 March — 16 March Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks new customer gas connection Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Sandown Road Location: at Sandown Road, Benfleet, Essex (Sandown Road) 13 March — 17 March Road ahead closed Name: Sandown Road Location: at Sandown Road, Benfleet, Essex (Sandown Road) 13 March — 17 March Road ahead closed Name: Sandown Road Location: at Sandown Road, Benfleet, Essex (Sandown Road) 13 March — 17 March Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Sandown Road, Benfleet, Essex (Diversion) 13 March — 17 March Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Installation of manhole in carriageway...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 13 March
    13/03/2017
        DURING WEEK: commencing 13 March 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 J/O ASHINGDON ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • 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...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 6 March
    03/03/2017
    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 27 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Ashingdon Central Avenue J/O ASHINGDON ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • Roadworks/Traffic Interruptions
    02/03/2017
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Remove existing build out and install new speed hump Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Mornington Road Location: at Mornington Road, Canvey Island, Essex (Mornington Road) 02 March — 09 March Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Mornington Road, Canvey Island, Essex (Diversion) 02 March — 09 March Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks gas connection Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Canewdon Road Location: at Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex (Canewdon Road) 06 March — 10 March Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex (Diversion) 06 March — 10 March Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks replace manhole frame and cover Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Commonhall Lane Location: at Commonhall Lane, Benfleet, Essex (Commonhall Lane) 06 March — 06 March Road ahead closed Name: Commonhall Lane Location: at Commonhall Lane, Benfleet, Essex (Commonhall Lane) 06 March — 06 March Road ahead closed Name: Commonhall Lane Location: at Commonhall Lane, Benfleet, Essex (Commonhall Lane) 06 March — 06 March Diversion route Name: Diversion 1 Location: at Commonhall Lane, Benfleet, Essex (Diversion 1) 06 March — 06 March Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Commonhall Lane, Benfleet, Essex (Diversion) 06 March — 06 March Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks crest repairs, surfacing works in relation to the Third Lane are undertaken by County Route and vario guard temporary barriers and narrow lanes are in place Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Temporary speed limit Name: A130, Chelmsford Location: at A130 New Bypass, Wickford, Essex (A130, Chelmsford) 01 March — 29 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks crest repairs, surfacing works in relation to the Third Lane are undertaken by County Route and vario guard temporary barriers and narrow lanes are in place Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Temporary speed limit Name: A130, Chelmsford - COPY Location: at A130 New Bypass, Wickford, Essex (A130, Chelmsford - COPY) 01 March — 29 September Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks A1089 06 March — 07 March Delays likely Road closure Works location: A1089, A13 Westbound Link To A1089 South...
  • Public Consultation
    27/02/2017
    Take part in public consultation www...
  • 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...
  • National Plant Monitoring Scheme
    27/02/2017
      Do you know anyone with an interest in wild plants or who would like to learn more about them? As the weather warms and the days get longer we are looking for people to help us...
  • Police and Crime Commissioner Meeting
    27/02/2017
    The Police and Crime Commissioner wants to talk with you...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 27 February
    27/02/2017
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 27 February 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 27 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Ashingdon Central Avenue J/O ASHINGDON ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • 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...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 6 February
    06/02/2017
      ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 06 February 2017             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Stuart Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Twyford Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Victoria Drive   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Whitehall Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Star Lane Industrial Estate   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Star Lane New Taylor Wimpey Development Section 278...
  • Community Messaging
    02/02/2017
    When reporting a crime or suspicious activity; use the 5x WH plus HOW...
  • Road Closures Week Commencing 30 January
    30/01/2017
    DURING WEEK: commencing 30 January 2017 Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Stuart Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Twyford Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Victoria Drive   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Whitehall Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Star Lane Industrial Estate   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell The Westerings J/O HIGH MEAD TO J/O CLAYBRICK AVENUE Mains Replacement 05 December 2016 30 January 2017 Traffic Control (Priority Working) National Grid Hawkwell Elizabeth Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Elmwood Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Glenwood Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Gregory Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Harrow Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Harrow Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawkwell Chase   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawkwell Park Drive   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawthorne Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Helena Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Heycroft Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hill Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hockley Rose   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Park Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Victor Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell White Hart Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Footpath from Elizabeth Close and Belcha   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Close J/O UPLANDS ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • Emergency Temporary Closure of Barling Road.
    26/01/2017
    ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14(2) Emergency Temporary Closure of Barling Road Please click on the following link roadworks...
  • 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...
  • Upcoming Traffic Interruptions
    24/01/2017
    Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks customer gas connection Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Lindon Road Location: at Lindon Road, Wickford, Essex (Lindon Road) 30 January — 03 February Road ahead closed Name: Lindon Road Location: at Lindon Road, Wickford, Essex (Lindon Road) 30 January — 03 February Road ahead closed Name: Lindon Road Location: at Lindon Road, Wickford, Essex (Lindon Road) 30 January — 03 February Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Lindon Road, Wickford, Essex (Diversion) 30 January — 03 February Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks gas connection works Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Fanton Chase Location: at Bawdsey Path, Wickford, Essex (Fanton Chase) 30 January — 02 February Road ahead closed Name: Fanton Chase Location: at Bawdsey Path, Wickford, Essex (Fanton Chase) 30 January — 02 February Road ahead closed Name: Fanton Chase Location: at Bawdsey Path, Wickford, Essex (Fanton Chase) 30 January — 02 February Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Bawdsey Path, Wickford, Essex (Diversion) 30 January — 02 February Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks pre-surfacing civils works Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Norsey Road Location: at Norsey Road, Billericay, Essex (Norsey Road) 26 January — 27 January Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Norsey Road, Billericay, Essex (Diversion) 26 January — 27 January Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks A13 31 January — 01 February Delays likely Road closure Works location: A13, A1089 Northbound Link To A13 East...
  • 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
    Do you know who your child is talking to online?? You may think your child is safe playing games like 'Minecraft' as it is only building with virtual blocks...
  • 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...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    20/01/2017
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on January 21st 2017...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 23 January
    20/01/2017
    ROCHFORD DISTRICT   DURING WEEK: commencing 23 January 2017             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Stuart Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Twyford Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Victoria Drive   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Whitehall Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Star Lane Industrial Estate   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell The Westerings J/O HIGH MEAD TO J/O CLAYBRICK AVENUE Mains Replacement 05 December 2016 30 January 2017 Traffic Control (Priority Working) National Grid Hawkwell Elizabeth Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Elmwood Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Glenwood Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Gregory Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Harrow Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Harrow Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawkwell Chase   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawkwell Park Drive   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawthorne Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Helena Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Heycroft Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hill Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hockley Rose   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Park Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Victor Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell White Hart Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Footpath from Elizabeth Close and Belcha Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Close J/O UPLANDS ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • Community Safety Award
    20/01/2017
    Do you know somebody in your community who goes the extra mile to support vulnerable people, prevent crime and make their communities safer? Then why not nominate them for the Police and Crime Commissioner’s ‘Outstanding Contribution to Community Safety Award?The process is simple to complete, and winners will be recognised at the PCC Annual Conference on 14th March 2017...
  • Community Messaging
    19/01/2017
    There has been an increase in shed burglaries recently particularly within the Rochford District...
  • Community Messaging
    16/01/2017
    Police have received a number of reports in the last two weeks from elderly and vulnerable people who have been scammed for a large amount of money...
  • Theft of Vans
    13/01/2017
    Please be aware that police have received a number of reports in regards to theft of vans...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 16 January
    13/01/2017
      ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD DURING WEEK: commencing 16 January 2017 Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Stuart Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Twyford Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Victoria Drive   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Whitehall Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Great Wakering Star Lane Industrial Estate   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell The Westerings J/O HIGH MEAD TO J/O CLAYBRICK AVENUE Mains Replacement 05 December 2016 30 January 2017 Traffic Control (Priority Working) National Grid Hawkwell Elizabeth Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Elmwood Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Glenwood Avenue   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Gregory Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Harrow Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Harrow Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawkwell Chase   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawkwell Park Drive   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hawthorne Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Helena Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Heycroft Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hill Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Hockley Rose   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Park Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Close   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Road   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Victor Gardens   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell White Hart Lane   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Footpath from Elizabeth Close and Belcha   Major Mains Replacement 01 January 2017 31 March 2017 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hawkwell Uplands Close J/O UPLANDS ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • 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 ...
  • Criminal Behaviour Order Issued
    11/01/2017
    A 14 year old boy from Rochford admitted two offences at Basildon Youth Court today...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    11/01/2017
      Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • 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...
  • Essex Youth Offending Volunteers
    10/01/2017
    Essex Youth Offending Service are actively seeking volunteers from the community to help them in their work of preventing re-offending by young people aged between 10 and 17 years...
  • 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...
  • Op Pioneer
    09/01/2017
    Following the recent spate of dwelling burglaries in the Castle Point & Rochford districts, additional overnight resources have been put in place to provide reassurance, stop check suspicious vehicles and persons and prevent further offences being committed...
  • Blue Badge Security
    09/01/2017
    Blue Badges are valuable to you, but also to criminals...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    03/01/2017
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Sad News
    03/01/2017
    It is with the deepest regret that I have to announce the death of the Parish Council Chairman Councillor Laurie Street...
  • Get Fit Free Session for over 50's.
    03/01/2017
    Now it’s even easier to get fit in the New Year! As the New Year rapidly approaches many people find their minds creeping onto the subject of New Year resolutions and how they can improve fitness levels...
  • Old Electricals Wanted
    03/01/2017
    WEEE want your old electricals! If you got a brand new mobile phone, or the hair straighteners you really wanted please don’t just throw your old ones away! The council are joining forces with Rochford, Rayleigh, Hullbridge and Hockley libraries, to collect your old, unwanted or broken electrical and electronic goods...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 19 December
    16/12/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 19 December 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 THE ROSARY...
  • Local Community Meeting
    15/12/2016
    Please don't forget the Local COMMUNITY Meeting is being held tonight; 15th December 2016 at 7pm to 8pm at the Rochford Parish Council (behind Whittinghams garage...
  • Operation Walnut
    15/12/2016
    On 12th December 2016 - officers from the Castle Point & Rochford Community Policing Team attended a number of fast food outlets in the Rayleigh area...
  • Tips for a Crime Free Christmas
    14/12/2016
    Tips for a crime free Christmas   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...
  • Community Messaging
    14/12/2016
    Following a recent spate of theft from motor vehicles in the Great Wakering, Rochford and Southend districts, two males were arrested in Southend on the 7th December by officers from the Op Raptor team...
  • Election Result
    14/12/2016
    Election of a Parish Councillor for   Great Wakering West on Thursday 8 December 2016   I, Nicholas Khan, being the Returning Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each candidate at the said election is as follows:   Name of Candidate Description (if any) Number of Votes*   FLYNN, Margaret Christine   Independent   124 Elected   GREEN, Robert Leonard commonly known as GREEN, Robert   Independent Great Wakering Resident   37   WHEELER, Nicola Jean commonly known as WHEELER, Nicola   Great Wakering Resident   17 * If elected the word 'Elected' appears against the number of votes...
  • Xmas and New Year Bin Collection Dates
    14/12/2016
    Date:  8 December 2016 Christmas and New Year bin collection dates...
  • Rochford District Council Tell Me More Service
    14/12/2016
    Local news that matters to you – direct to your inbox Do you want to know the latest on local planning, family events, sporting activities, bin collections and much more? Then sign up to the new ‘#Tell Me More’ service from Rochford District Council, which provides tailor-made alerts on the subjects that matter to YOU...
  • UK Power networks Priority Service Register
    14/12/2016
    UK Power Networks delivers the electricity to homes and businesses across London the East and South East of England, including Rochford South, and it’s our job to make sure that the lights stay on...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 12 December
    14/12/2016
    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 THE ROSARY...
  • Recycling and Composting
    05/12/2016
    Council remind residents to shred and compost! Rochford District Council are reminding residents that they can recycle shredded paper in their home composting bin along with fruit and vegetable peelings...
  • Community Messaging
    05/12/2016
    'Snatch thefts...
  • Road Closures Week Commencing 5 December
    05/12/2016
      ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 05 December 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane Under Section 278 ? to Taylor Wimpey development on Star Lane Carriageway drainage, New footway construction 24 October 2016 07 December 2016 Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) ECC Great Wakering Rebels Lane J/O BARLING ROAD TO O/S THE ROSARY...
  • Free Saturday December RDC Parking
    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...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    29/11/2016
      Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • 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...
  • Roadworks & Closures Week Commencing 28 November
    29/11/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 28 November 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane Under Section 278 ? to Taylor Wimpey development on Star Lane Carriageway drainage, New footway construction 24 October 2016 07 December 2016 Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) ECC Great Wakering Rebels Lane J/O BARLING ROAD TO O/S THE ROSARY...
  • Safeguarding Victims
    24/11/2016
    The Castle Point and Rochford Neighbourhood Policing Team were in Canvey Island last night with four members of the local authority...
  • Neighbourhood Watch Update
    23/11/2016
    We wish to advise you that have been vehicle thefts in the Foulness and Grt Wakering areas, between the 2nd and 5th November, 4 of these thefts were due to insecure vehicles...
  • Roadworks and Traffic Interruptions
    22/11/2016
      Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Black Friday Shopping Scams
    22/11/2016
    Black Friday typically sees more attempted online shopping scams than any other day of the festive shopping period...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 21 November
    21/11/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 21 November 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane Under Section 278 ? to Taylor Wimpey development on Star Lane Carriageway drainage, New footway construction 24 October 2016 07 December 2016 Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) ECC Great Wakering Rebels Lane J/O BARLING ROAD TO O/S THE ROSARY...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 14 November
    14/11/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 14 November 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane Under Section 278 ? to Taylor Wimpey development on Star Lane Carriageway drainage, New footway construction 24 October 2016 07 December 2016 Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) ECC 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 Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hockley Woodlands Road J/O THE SPINNEYS TO OPP...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 14 November
    14/11/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 14 November 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane Under Section 278 ? to Taylor Wimpey development on Star Lane Carriageway drainage, New footway construction 24 October 2016 07 December 2016 Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) ECC 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 Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hockley Woodlands Road J/O THE SPINNEYS TO OPP...
  • Statement of Persons Nominated
    14/11/2016
    STATEMENT OF PERSONS NOMINATED     Rochford District Council     Election of a Parish Councillor     The following is a statement of the persons nominated for election as a Parish Councillor for     The West Ward of Great Wakering Parish Council   Name of Candidate Home Address Description (if any) Name of Proposer Reason why no longer nominated*   FLYNN Margaret Christine   Willow End, Chapel Lane, Great Wakering, Essex, SS3 0EH     Independent   Sawyer, Marion L     GREEN Robert   15 Twyford Avenue, Great Wakering, Essex, SS3 0EZ     Independent Great Wakering Resident   Swift, William R       WHEELER Nicola       34 Oliver`s Crescent, Great Wakering, Essex, SS3 0ES       Great Wakering Resident     Bland, Samantha       *Decision of the Returning Officer that the nomination is invalid or other reason why a person nominated no longer stands nominated...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Police Challenge Event
    09/11/2016
    Ask Chief Constable Kavanagh or PCC Hirst your question at the Essex Police Challenge on Tuesday November 29, 2016, from 7...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    09/11/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks highway maintenance works - ROC No...
  • Notice of Election
    07/11/2016
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  • Lock Your Car
    07/11/2016
    A large number of motor vehicles have had items stolen from within them recently whilst being left unlocked...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 7 November
    07/11/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 07 November 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane Under Section 278 ? to Taylor Wimpey development on Star Lane Carriageway drainage, New footway construction 24 October 2016 07 December 2016 Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) ECC 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 Various Locations Mains Replacement 01 October 2016 31 December 2016 Some Carriageway Incursion National Grid Hockley Kilnwood Avenue J/O WOODLANDS ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 31 October
    28/10/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 31 October 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Star Lane Under Section 278 ? to Taylor Wimpey development on Star Lane Carriageway drainage, New footway construction 24 October 2016 07 December 2016 Traffic Control (Two-Way Signals) ECC 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 Hawkwell Rectory Road OS 354 ...
  • Advice re Pets for Bonfire Night
    27/10/2016
      Council advise residents to think about pets and wildlife on 5th November! With the 5th November almost here Rochford District Council has issued advice to residents who are thinking about organising Bonfire Night parties...
  • Council Tax Refund Scam
    27/10/2016
    A local resident has received an email purporting to be from the local council, offering a Council Tax Refund...
  • Essex Police ride along scheme
    27/10/2016
    Do you know what the police deal with on a daily basis? If you are interested in finding out why not apply to take part in the Essex Police ride along scheme...
  • Keeping Safe Bonfire Night
    27/10/2016
    It’s all about fun and being safe this Guy Fawkes Night! As we all look forward to the fun of Guy Fawkes Night it is important to remember that fireworks and bonfires can be dangerous so it is important to be cautious so that every has a night to remember for all the right reasons...
  • Halloween Advice
    26/10/2016
    Advice if you don't wish to be involved in Halloween If you don’t want trick or treater callers, turn off any lights at the front door...
  • Keeping Safe Whilst Trick-or-Treating
    26/10/2016
    You may be dressing up as a spooky ghost, a wicked witch or a big orange pumpkin but remember to make sure it is a fun night by staying safe...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    26/10/2016
    East Street, Rochford, Essex 30 October — 06 November Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: East St At Junction With South St Works description: Openreach Cabling Activities To Be Done On A Sunday To Minimize Disruption...
  • Recycling News
    25/10/2016
    It’s time to think differently about your old clothes!   Rochford District Council’s Recycling team are encouraging residents to ‘think green’ about the way they purchase, use and dispose of their clothes...
  • Recycling Centre News
    25/10/2016
    PressRelease Communications PO Box 11, Chelmsford CM1 1LX 24 October 2016 PR 5907     Vans facing restrictions at recycling centres   Drivers of vans and pick-up trucks will be faced with new restrictions at some Essex recycling centres from the end of the month...
  • Keep Warm This Winter
    25/10/2016
    Keep Warm This Winter...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 24 October
    21/10/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 24 October 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Little Wakering Road Main in carraigeway outside no...
  • Community Message
    21/10/2016
    Please note there have been a large number of caravans stolen over the last month within the districts of Castle Point and Rochford...
  • Public Notice
    17/10/2016
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  • Essex Community Messaging
    17/10/2016
    Police have received a report of suspected Rogue Trader activity in the Hockley area...
  • Rochford District Council Budget Survey
    17/10/2016
    Please find attached a link to Rochford District Council’s Budget Survey...
  • 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...
  • Essex Police v Essex Fire Charity Football Match
    12/10/2016
    On Tuesday 18th October 2016; Essex Police take on Essex Fire in a charity football match...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    12/10/2016
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on October 15th 2016...
  • Traffic Interruptions/Closures
    12/10/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Carriageway patching...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 10 October
    10/10/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 10 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 Hawkwell Heycroft Road DIG IN FARSIDE CARRIAGEWAY, ROAD CROSSING TO FEED NEW LAND ADJ TO 20ONHLL LANE Lay mains 10 October 2016 14 October 2016 Road Closure National Grid Hockley Claybrick Avenue 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...
  • 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...
  • Advance Notice re Havengore Bridge
    05/10/2016
    Havengore Bridge Operation: Saturday 29 October 2016   This is to inform you that operation of Havengore Bridge on the 12:10 high tide on Saturday 29 October may be subject to delay...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    05/10/2016
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • 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...
  • Councillor Vacancy Notice - West Ward
    29/09/2016
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  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 26 September
    26/09/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 26 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...
  • Draft Police & Crime Plan & Survey
    26/09/2016
    Should more local, visible, accessible policing be a priority in the new Police and Crime Plan for Essex? Roger Hirst, the Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex, wants to hear your views on the priorities for policing, crime prevention and community safety in our county...
  • ALLOTMENTS AVAILABLE
    23/09/2016
    Allotment plots are available for rent...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    20/09/2016
    Roadworks Hall Road, Rochford, Essex 21 September — 22 September Delays likely Traffic control (Stop/Go boards) Works location: O/S 2 Patricia Cottages, Hall Road Works description: Recover 1 Obsolete Bt Pole In Verge Responsibility for works: BT Current status: Advanced planning Southend Road, Rochford, Essex 21 September — 22 September Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Outside Number 12 Works description: Replace Damaged Gully Cover & Frame In Carriageway Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning Leicester Avenue, Rochford, Essex 21 September — 23 September Delays unlikely Traffic control (give & take) Works location: Outside 34 Works description: Raise And Reset Arterial Gully Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning Somerset Avenue, Rochford, Essex 23 September — 27 September Delays unlikely Traffic control (give & take) Works location: Various Locations Near The Drive Junction...
  • 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...
  • Police and Crime Plan Public Engagement
    20/09/2016
    In advance of tomorrow evening’s presentation to Councillors by the Police and Crime Commissioner, I have been asked to provide the following information regarding the launch of the draft version of the new Police and Crime Plan for public engagement...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 19th September
    19/09/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 19 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...
  • MOD Shoeburyness - Night Firing
    19/09/2016
    MOD Shoeburyness - Night Firing: 19-30 September 2016   From Monday 19 to Friday 30 September 2016, QinetiQ will be carrying out activities at the Shoeburyness Range on behalf of the MOD, which will be after dusk and which may be visible in the vicinity of the Thames Estuary...
  • Great Wakering Parish Council Housing Development Open Day
    13/09/2016
    Friday 30th September at Great Wakering Community Centre from 3...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    13/09/2016
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on September 17th 2016...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    13/09/2016
    Roadworks High Street, Great Wakering, Essex 19 September — 23 September Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Outside 9 Works description: Install New Gullies And 20mts Of Channel Block And Associated Works Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning Hall Road, Rochford, Essex 16 September — 20 September Delays possible Some carriageway incursion Works location: 250m East Of Greenways In Hall Road In Footway And Carriageway...
  • Rochford Art Trail
    13/09/2016
    Rochford Art Trail Returns Bigger and Better Than Ever!   Rochford's popular and award-winning Art Trail returns for its eight year and once again plays host to local artists who will be exhibiting a diverse and exciting selection of Art, Craft and Design including ceramics, photography and paintings in the town's shops, cafes and businesses...
  • 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...
  • Get Involved in Local Planning
    12/09/2016
    Get involved in planning for your area!   Do you have a view on house building, the provision of doctors’ surgeries and schools, or traffic congestion where you live?  Then we want to hear from you!   Rochford District Council is conducting a survey to help inform the new ‘Local Plan’; a document which will set the strategy for the future development of the District beyond 2025 (which is when the current plan finishes)...
  • Neighbourhood Watch Message
    12/09/2016
      Students are being recruited, sometimes unwittingly, as “mules” by criminals to transfer illegally obtained money between different bank accounts...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 5 September
    01/09/2016
      ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 05 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...
  • Crackdown on Flytipping in District
    01/09/2016
    Crackdown on fly tipping in Rochford District   Rochford District Council is cracking down on fly tipping after more than 170 instances in the district since the beginning of the year...
  • RDC Press Release re Community Engagement Event
    01/09/2016
    Residents come together to discuss the future of Great Wakering   Residents of Great Wakering joined forces with Rochford District Council to discuss their priorities for the future of the village...
  • Traffic Interruptions & Roadworks
    01/09/2016
    Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks Detailed bridge examination...
  • Roadworks/Closures Commencing 29 August
    25/08/2016
    ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 29 August 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...
  • Litter Crackdown
    22/08/2016
    Campaign to crack down on litter in Essex   A NEW campaign is being launched across the county to crack down on litter...
  • Great Wakering Community Engagement Workshop
    22/08/2016
    Date: August 19, 2016   Help shape the future of Great Wakering Residents, businesses and the parish council are being invited to have their say on the future of Great Wakering and the surrounding area...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    19/08/2016
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on August 20th 2016...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 22 August
    19/08/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 22 August 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...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 15 August
    15/08/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 15 August 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Great Wakering Little Wakering Hall Lane Entire section Micro surfacing 12 August 2016 15 August 2016 Road Closure ECC Hawkwell Hill Lane J/O VICTOR GARDENS TO J/O MAIN ROAD Replace main 18 July 2016 22 August 2016 Traffic Control (Priority Working) National Grid Hockley Woodpond Avenue J/O KILNWOOD AVENUE TO O/S NO...
  • Contract Opportunities Expression of Interest Open
    15/08/2016
    GREAT WAKERING PARISH COUNCIL ARE CURRENTLY INVITING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FROM APPROPRIATE CONTRACTORS INTERESTED IN TENDERING FOR GROUNDS MAINTENANCE WORKS 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...
  • News re Operation Turncoat
    12/08/2016
    Today the Rochford and Castle Point Community Policing Team lead a multi-agency operation on the Rochford District...
  • Great Wakering Parish Council Notice re Planning
    11/08/2016
    August 2016   The Parish Council has no material planning powers and are statutory consultees only...
  • 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 ...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    01/08/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 01 August 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Heycroft Road J/O HILL LANE TO J/O GLENWOOD AVENUE IMGA173282 ABANDON 289M OF 4" SI & REPLACE WITH 289M OF 75MM PE...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    25/07/2016
    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: In progress Roadworks B1017 High Street, Great Wakering, Essex 21 July — 25 July Delays possible Traffic control (give & take) Works location: 106 Works description: Replace Stoptap In Footway & Reinstate Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning New Road, Great Wakering, Essex 26 July — 29 July Delays possible Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Road Crossing To Feed No 81 New Road Works description: Lay New Domestic Service 9m From Main In Farside Footway Responsibility for works: National Grid Gas Plc Current status: Advanced planning B1017 Star Lane, Great Wakering, Essex 19 July — 01 August Delays unlikely No carriageway incursion Works location: 31mtrs South Of Entrance To Star Lane Industrial Estate To 89mtrs South Of Entrance To Star Lane Industrial Estate On, S Works description: Build 1 Concrete Chamber 915mm X 445mm X 965mm Deep In Footway,Install 50m Of 1 Way Poly Duct In Verge,Install 8m Of 1 Way Poly Duct In Footway Responsibility for works: BT Current status: Advanced planning Barling Road, Barling Magna, Essex 21 July — 27 July Delays unlikely No carriageway incursion Works location: Opp Magna View House...
  • Health Advice
    25/07/2016
    Council remind residents to wash salad leaves after UK E-coli outbreak Rochford District Council are reminding residents to thoroughly wash mixed salad leaves after concern raised by Public Health England that this food could be the source of an E...
  • 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...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    15/07/2016
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on July 16th 2016...
  • 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/Closures Week Commencing 11 July
    11/07/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 11 July 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Eastwood Rayleigh Avenue DIG IN FARSIDE FOOTWAY, ACROSS ROAD TO FEED NO 26 ALTER AND RELAY DOMESTIC 32MM PE SERVICE 9M FROM MAIN IN CARRIAGEWAY 11 July 2016 15 July 2016 Road Closure National Grid 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 Hawthorn Close J/O GLENWOOD AVENUE TO O/S NO 1 IMGA173065 ABANDON 42M OF 4" SI & REPLACE WITH 42M OF 75MM PE...
  • Essex Community Messaging
    07/07/2016
    It has been brought to our attention over the past week that a number of counterfeit £50 notes have been circulating in the Rayleigh and Southend areas...
  • ECC Passenger Transport Survey
    07/07/2016
    Throughout July 2016, Essex County Council is seeking feedback from customers about the transport services it provides...
  • Roadworks & traffic interruptions
    05/07/2016
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Essex County Council Flood Grants
    04/07/2016
    The Property Level Protection grant which is available to all residents in Essex (excluding Thurrock and Southend) who have been flooded in the past...
  • Roadworks/Closures week Commencing 4th July
    04/07/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 4 July 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Canewdon Creeksea Ferry Road O/s Ivy Cottage To replace m/h frame & cover in c/way 07 July 2016 07 July 2016 Road Closure AWS 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 Hawthorn Close J/O GLENWOOD AVENUE TO O/S NO 1 IMGA173065 ABANDON 42M OF 4" SI & REPLACE WITH 42M OF 75MM PE...
  • Southend Police Challenge
    30/06/2016
    Do you have a question for the Chief Constable or Police and Crime Commissioner about gang crime, street violence, Anti-Social Behaviour or police visibility? You can ask your question in person in Southend on July 7 or by email in advance...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    29/06/2016
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Roadworks & Closures Week Commencing 27 June
    27/06/2016
    ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 27 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...
  • Roadworks & Traffic
    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 & 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...
  • Stretch of A130 to Become 3 Lanes
    20/06/2016
    Stretch of A130 to become three lanes   Work to extend a section of the A130 to three lanes in both directions is set to begin this summer...
  • 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...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    17/06/2016
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on June 18th 2016...
  • 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/Closures
    08/06/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / Licence, Streetworks highways maintenance works Maldon No...
  • Public Notice
    08/06/2016
      The Essex County Council (Various Roads, District of Rochford) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) (No...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 6 June
    06/06/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 6 June 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Ashingdon Apton Hall Road   Surface Dressing 06 June 2016 07 June 2016 Road Closure ECC Ashingdon Hyde Wood Lane   Surface Dressing 08 June 2016 09 June 2016 Road Closure ECC Ashingdon Canewdon Road   Surface Dressing 09 June 2016 09 June 2016 Road Closure ECC Hawkwell Victor Gardens J/O WHITE HART LANE TO J/O HARROW GARDENS IMGA173281 ABANDON 252M OF 6" SI AND 280M OF 4" SI...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 30th May
    27/05/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 30 May 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Victor Gardens J/O WHITE HART LANE TO J/O HARROW GARDENS IMGA173281 ABANDON 252M OF 6" SI AND 280M OF 4" SI...
  • Wild Woods Day
    27/05/2016
    Are you ready for Wild Woods Day 2016? There’s just over one week to go until Rochford District Council’s thirteenth Wild Woods Day, and to help get you in the mood for some family fun Max The Dragon and Ollie the Octopus are trying out some of the fantastic events on offer...
  • Memorial Hall AGM
    26/05/2016
    The AGM of the Memorial Hall will take place on the 6th June at 7...
  • Upcoming Roadworks/Closures
    24/05/2016
    Roadworks Southend Road, Rochford, Essex 26 May — 26 May Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Junction With Rochford Hall Close Works description: Benching/Chamber Maintenace Required Responsibility for works: Anglian Water Current status: Advanced planning Stambridge Road, Rochford, Essex 24 May — 25 May Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: Junction With Rocheway Works description: To Replace M/H Frame & Cover In C/Way Responsibility for works: Anglian Water Current status: Advanced planning 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 26 May — 27 May 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 B1017 Star Lane, Great Wakering, Essex 25 May — 27 May Delays unlikely No carriageway incursion Works location: R/O Adj 27 Star Lane Industrail Site Works description: Connect New Main In Verge & Reinstate Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Mucking Hall Road, Barling Magna, Essex 26 May — 27 May Delays unlikely No carriageway incursion Works location: 29 Works description: Section 81 - To Replace Gas Box Lid In Footway...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 23rd May
    23/05/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 23 May 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Victor Gardens J/O WHITE HART LANE TO J/O HARROW GARDENS IMGA173281 ABANDON 252M OF 6" SI AND 280M OF 4" SI...
  • Upcoming European Referendum
    20/05/2016
    The Upcoming European Union Referendum The referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union is on Thursday June 23, 2016...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    17/05/2016
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on May 21st 2016...
  • Rochford Art Trail
    17/05/2016
    Reminder for All Local Artists, Rochford Art Trail is Waiting!   Work has already started on Rochford District Council’s award-winning Art Trail and is promising to be even bigger and better than before!   This year’s event will run from Monday 12 to Saturday 24 September 2016 and we are inviting local artists to sign up now...
  • Roadworks/Closures
    17/05/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / License, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford Location: at Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Essex (Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford) 17 May — 17 May Diversion route Name: Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford Location: at Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Essex (Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford) 17 May — 17 May Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: In progress Streetworks / License, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford Location: at Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex (Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford) 17 May — 18 May Diversion route Name: Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford Location: at Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex (Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford) 17 May — 18 May Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: In progress Streetworks / License, Streetworks New electrical connection...
  • Roadworks Week Commencing 16th May
    16/05/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 16 May 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Ashingdon Canewdon Road Canewdon Road Carriageway surface dressing 2016/17...
  • Wild Woods
    16/05/2016
    Get Ready for Wild Woods …...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Interruptions
    12/05/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / License, Streetworks gas leak Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Chapel Road Location: at Chapel Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Chapel Road) 13 May — 15 May Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Chapel Road, Burnham-on-crouch, Essex (Diversion) 13 May — 15 May Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / License, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Apton Hall Road, Rochford Location: at Stambridge Road, Stambridge, Essex (Apton Hall Road, Rochford) 13 May — 16 May Diversion route Name: Apton Hall Road, Rochford Location: at Stambridge Road, Stambridge, Essex (Apton Hall Road, Rochford) 13 May — 16 May Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / License, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Lark Hill Road, Canewdon, Rochford Location: at Lark Hill Road, Canewdon, Essex (Lark Hill Road, Canewdon, Rochford) 16 May — 17 May Diversion route Name: Lark Hill Road, Canewdon, Rochford Location: at Lark Hill Road, Canewdon, Essex (Lark Hill Road, Canewdon, Rochford) 16 May — 17 May Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / License, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford Location: at Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Essex (Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford) 17 May — 17 May Diversion route Name: Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford Location: at Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Essex (Hyde Wood Lane, Canewdon, Rochford) 17 May — 17 May Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / License, Streetworks Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford Location: at Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex (Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford) 17 May — 18 May Diversion route Name: Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford Location: at Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Essex (Canewdon Road, Ashingdon, Rochford) 17 May — 18 May Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / License, Streetworks New electrical connection...
  • Bus Fares Consultation
    12/05/2016
      Essex County Council is proposing to increase bus fares on non-commercial services provided by the authority by approximately 5 percent for the next three years and by RPI every year subsequently...
  • District Election Results
    09/05/2016
    Ward Candidates Name Description Results Elected Foulness & The Wakerings Mark Arnold Liberal Democrats 81 No Tracy Arnold Liberal Democrats 90 No Simon Ashley Cross The Green Party Candidate 151 No Daniel Efde UK Independence Party (UKIP) 623 Yes Trevor Edward Goodwin Independent 358 No Ann Holland Conservative Party Candidate 414 No Neil Hookway UK Independence Party (UKIP) 649 Yes Tina Hughes UK Independence Party (UKIP) 615 Yes David James Michael Lench Labour Party 195 No Jack Newman Labour Party 285 No Tony Porter Conservative Party Candidate 481 No Paul Leslie White Labour Party 171 No Barbara Jean Wilkins Conservative Party Candidate 498 No Rejected Papers 0 Turnout 32% ...
  • Various Scams and Alerts
    06/05/2016
    Purchasing Pets Online Message sent by Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have noticed a rise in the reporting of pets, and in particular puppies and kittens, being advertised for sale via popular online auction websites...
  • Upcoming Roadworks/Closures
    04/05/2016
    Roadworks Poynters Lane, Great Wakering, Essex 09 May — 20 May Delays possible Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: Approx 15m West Of J/O Wakering Road Works description: X1 New Service Connection In Footway / Carriageway And Perm Reinstate (Concrete Curing Time Included) Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Tylney Avenue, Rochford, Essex 09 May — 27 May Delays unlikely Some carriageway incursion Works location: J/O Percy Cottis Road To Outside Number 47 Works description: Imga150320 Abandon 50m Of 4" Si And Replace With 50m Of 90mmpe...
  • Essex County Council Keep Me Posted Newsletter
    04/05/2016
    Digital success for Council e-news   A quarter of Essex households have now subscribed to Essex County Council’s online ‘Keep me Posted’ service...
  • Roadworks & Closures Week Commencing 2nd May
    04/05/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 02 May 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Victor Gardens J/O WHITE HART LANE TO J/O HARROW GARDENS IMGA173281 ABANDON 252M OF 6" SI AND 280M OF 4" SI...
  • Upcoming Roadworks and Closures
    26/04/2016
    Roadworks B1013 Hall Road, Rochford, Essex 03 May — 05 May Delays possible Some carriageway incursion Works location: Outside Rectory Cottage And The Rosary Works description: Replace Connections To Kerb Offlets Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning B1017 High Street, Great Wakering, Essex 30 April — 05 May Delays possible Some carriageway incursion Works location: O/S No...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 25th April
    25/04/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 25 April 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Victor Gardens J/O WHITE HART LANE TO J/O HARROW GARDENS IMGA173281 ABANDON 252M OF 6" SI AND 280M OF 4" SI...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection Update
    22/04/2016
    The Saturday waste collections from the recreation ground in Great Wakering will now continue...
  • Re Rayleigh Police Station
    22/04/2016
    With the closure of front offices at numerous police stations around Essex; members of the public can now use the interactive screens situated in selected locations...
  • Roadworks and Traffic Interruptions
    19/04/2016
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Councilllor Allowance/Expenses 2015 2016
    18/04/2016
    COUNCILLOR ALLOWANCES/EXPENSES 2015/16 Councillor Blunden Brandon Efde Goodwin Green Hookway Hughes Loding Misell Pearmain Porter  Rodger Sawyer Street Wheeler White June 2015  Allowance £118...
  • Postal Workers - Watch out For Ballot Packs
    18/04/2016
    Ballot papers for postal voters in the Rochford District will be arriving on doormats next week, ready for the election of the Police & Crime Commissioner for Essex, and Rochford District Council District and Parish elections, set to be held on Thursday, May 5...
  • Roadworks Week Commencing 18 April
    18/04/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 18 April 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hawkwell Victor Gardens J/O WHITE HART LANE TO J/O HARROW GARDENS IMGA173281 ABANDON 252M OF 6" SI AND 280M OF 4" SI...
  • Notice of Drop-In Event For New Home Proposal Re Land East of Star Lane
    15/04/2016
    Taylor Wimpey and the Raven Group are consulting the community about proposals for new homes in Great Wakering, on land east of Star Lane...
  • Not Yet registered To Vote??
    15/04/2016
    Rochford district residents who have not yet registered to vote must do so by Monday, April 18,  to be able to cast their vote in the May 5 local elections and the election for the Police & Crime Commissioner for Essex...
  • Rochford District Council's Have Your Say Newsletter
    15/04/2016
      Please follow this link for the latest edition of the Have Your Say newsletter...
  • Upcoming Roadworks
    13/04/2016
    Roadworks B1017 High Street, Great Wakering, Essex 14 April — 15 April Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: School Entrance Works description: Replace 2 Manhole Covers In The Carriageway Responsibility for works: Anglian Water Current status: Advanced planning Stambridge Road, Rochford, Essex 17 April — 20 April Delays likely Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: 68 Works description: Perm Reinstate Carriageway Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Fairfield, Great Wakering, Essex 15 April — 19 April Delays unlikely Some carriageway incursion Works location: O/S Alp Court & Opp 16 Works description: Replace Stop Tap Frame & Cover And Reinstate Footway Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Rochehall Way, Rochford, Essex 13 April — 15 April Delays unlikely Traffic control (give & take) Works location: S/O Unit 10 (Xercise For Less) Purdys Way In Works description: Dig Out And Locate Service Pipe And Install Meter In Footway & Reinstate Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Rocheway, Rochford, Essex 13 April — 15 April Delays unlikely Traffic control (give & take) Works location: 16 Works description: Install Meter In Footway & Reinstate Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Sutton Court Drive, Rochford, Essex 13 April — 14 April Delays unlikely Some carriageway incursion Works location: 587933 189498 & 587930 189509 In Verge Outside 25 & Footway Outside 40/42, Sutton Court Drive Works description: Recover Redundant Pole ,Provide 1 New Pole Responsibility for works: BT Current status: Advanced planning The Trunnions, Rochford, Essex 14 April — 14 April Delays unlikely Some carriageway incursion Works location: O/S The Trunnions Road, Off Millview Meadows Ss4 1dj Rochfiord Works description: Install New Arterial Gully Cover & Frame Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Current status: Advanced planning ...
  • Candidates Standing for Elections
    13/04/2016
    Candidates standing for Elections   It is now possible to view the names of all candidates standing in the upcoming elections...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 11th April
    12/04/2016
      ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 11 April 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hockley Silvertree Close J/O HAWTHORNE GARDENS TO END OF THE ROAD IMGA173279 ABANDON 76M OF 4" SI AND REPLACE WITH 76M OF 75MM PE...
  • Community Policing Team
    11/04/2016
    Rochford's new “Community Policing Team” has been launched by Essex Police as part of a renewed commitment to local policing that puts partnerships with councils and other organisations at the heart of community safety...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collections
    08/04/2016
    The next Sports Centre Amenity Collection will be on April 16th 2016...
  • Upcoming District Elections
    05/04/2016
        Upcoming Elections   The District, Parish and Town Council elections are due to take place on Thursday 5 May 2016 and will be combined with the election of a Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex...
  • Traffic Interruptions
    05/04/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / License, Streetworks carriageway maintenance works are undertaken by Essex Highways Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Hall Road Location: at Hall Road, Southminster, Essex (Hall Road) 11 April — 12 April Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks B1017 Star Lane, Great Wakering, Essex 10 April — 12 April Delays possible Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Rear Of Unit 27 Star Lane Industrial Estate Works description: Lay Approx 12m Of 180mm Main, Reinstate Carriageway & Verge Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Stambridge Road, Rochford, Essex 11 April — 11 April Delays possible Some carriageway incursion Works location: Working Outside House Number 16...
  • New Junction for Hall Road Development
    05/04/2016
      New junction to support Rochford residential development   Work has started on a new roundabout and junction in Rochford to support a new housing development...
  • Roadworks Week Commencing 4th April
    05/04/2016
    Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hockley Silvertree Close J/O HAWTHORNE GARDENS TO END OF THE ROAD IMGA173279 ABANDON 76M OF 4" SI AND REPLACE WITH 76M OF 75MM PE...
  • Essex Parking Standards Review
    04/04/2016
    Consultation on review of Essex Parking Standards, Design and Good Practice 2016 and associated Strategic Environmental Assessment and Sustainability Appraisal Dear Sir/Madam   We are writing to inform you that Essex County Council is seeking your views on the proposed changes to the Essex Parking Standards, Design and Good Practice...
  • Rayleigh and Canvey Police Station Front Desk Closures
    30/03/2016
    On 31st March 2016 the front offices at Rayleigh and Canvey Police station are permanently closed to the public...
  • 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...
  • Roadworks Week Commencing 4th April.
    30/03/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / License, Streetworks surface dressing works undertaken by Essex Highways Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Burnham Road Location: at B1021 Burnham Road, Southminster, Essex (Burnham Road) 04 April — 04 April Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at B1021 Burnham Road, Southminster, Essex (Diversion) 04 April — 04 April Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Roadworks B1017 High Street, Great Wakering, Essex 31 March — 04 April Delays unlikely No carriageway incursion Works location: S/O 180 (Croner Of Lee Lotts) Works description: Stopcock Install + Perm Reinstate In Footway Responsibility for works: Essex And Suffolk Water Current status: Advanced planning Leicester Avenue, Rochford, Essex 30 March — 01 April Delays unlikely Some carriageway incursion Works location: 12 + 42 + 36 +34 Works description: Remedial Works Following Defect Inspection To Rectify Hra Cwy Responsibility for works: National Grid Gas Plc Current status: Advanced planning Queen Elizabeth Chase, Rochford, Essex 30 March — 01 April Delays unlikely Some carriageway incursion Works location: 22 Works description: Remedial Works Following Defect Inspection To Rectify Cwy And Fwy Responsibility for works: National Grid Gas Plc Current status: Advanced planning ...
  • Roadworks Week Commencing 28 March 2016
    29/03/2016
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 28 March 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hockley Silvertree Close J/O HAWTHORNE GARDENS TO END OF THE ROAD IMGA173279 ABANDON 76M OF 4" SI AND REPLACE WITH 76M OF 75MM PE...
  • Rogue Traders
    29/03/2016
    Doorstep/Rouge traders are operating in your area trying to obtain work related to block paved driveways, garden work or tree cutting, roofing or any other household repair or maintenance...
  • Sports Centre Waste Collection
    29/03/2016
    The waste collection at the sports centre has currently been discontinued by Rochford District Council...
  • Upcoming Roadworks
    29/03/2016
    Roadworks New Road, Great Wakering, Essex 23 March — 30 March Delays possible Traffic control (two-way signals) Works location: 83...
  • Changes to Local Bus Service
    22/03/2016
    Important Changes to the Local Bus Service Network in Essex from 10th April 2016     From the 10th April 2016 there will be important changes to many of the routes, timetables and service numbers of bus services in Essex...
  • Roadworks & Closures Week Commencing 21st March
    21/03/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 21 March 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hockley Silvertree Close J/O HAWTHORNE GARDENS TO END OF THE ROAD IMGA173279 ABANDON 76M OF 4" SI AND REPLACE WITH 76M OF 75MM PE...
  • A120 Roadworks
    21/03/2016
    Work to repair the A120 between Braintree and Coggeshall We are working on behalf of Highways England to improve the A120 near you...
  • Upcoming Roadworks and Closures
    18/03/2016
    Traffic interruptions Streetworks / License, Streetworks New gas connection Responsibility for works: Essex County Council Road closure Name: Marylands Avenue Location: at Marylands Avenue, Hockley, Essex (Marylands Avenue) 21 March — 29 March Diversion route Name: Diversion Location: at Marylands Avenue, Hockley, Essex (Diversion) 21 March — 29 March Responsibility: Essex County Council Status: Planned Streetworks / License, Streetworks UK Power Networks new connection including a road crossing...
  • Police and Crime Commissioner Public Lecture
    18/03/2016
    THE final public lecture given by Nick Alston as Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex, will be live streamed...
  • Consultation on Draft Statement of Community Involvement
    18/03/2016
      Council strives to maintain high planning standards   Rochford District Council is at the early stages of reviewing its policies which planning applications are determined against...
  • Neighbourhood Watch
    16/03/2016
    NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH IS COMING TO BARLING AND WAKERING...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 14th March
    15/03/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 14th March 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Hockley Silvertree Close J/O HAWTHORNE GARDENS TO END OF THE ROAD IMGA173279 ABANDON 76M OF 4" SI AND REPLACE WITH 76M OF 75MM PE...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    14/03/2016
    The next sports centre amenity collection will be this Saturday the 19th March...
  • Public Lecture by Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex
    10/03/2016
    THE future of policing in Essex will be the subject of a public lecture given later this month by the Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 7th March
    07/03/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 7th March 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Ashingdon Canewdon Road Whole Length CBN - Pre-surfacing dressing - patching for 2016/17 10 March 2016 10 March 2016 Road Closure ECC Rayleigh Down Hall Close J/O DOWN HALL ROAD BOTH SIDES OF THE ROAD IMGA160558 ABANDON 234M OF 4" SI...
  • Public Notice
    01/03/2016
    The Essex County Council (Back Lane, 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 29th February
    01/03/2016
    Rayleigh Down Hall Close J/O DOWN HALL ROAD BOTH SIDES OF THE ROAD IMGA160558 ABANDON 234M OF 4" SI...
  • RRAVS Wellbeing Event
    01/03/2016
    Rayleigh & Rochford District Association for Voluntary Service (RRAVS) are holding a free Ways To Wellbeing public event at the Rayleigh Mill Arts and Events Centre on 24 March (2pm - 4pm)...
  • Essex Police Station Opening Times
    01/03/2016
    Essex Police Station Opening Times Great Dunmow 1200hrs -1800hrs Monday – Saturday Braintree 0800hrs – Midnight 7 days a week Halstead 1200hrs – 1800hrs Monday – Saturday Chelmsford 0900hrs – 1700hrs 7 days a week Maldon 1200hrs – 1800hrs Monday – Saturday Clacton 0800hrs – Midnight 7 days a week Harwich 1200hrs – 1800hrs 7 days a week Colchester 0800hrs – Midnight 7 days a week Basildon 0900 – 1700hrs 7 days a week Rayleigh 0800- 1700hrs 7 days a week Canvey 1200hrs – 1800hrs Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday Southend (closed so Westcliff is being used) 0800hrs - midnight 7 days a week Grays 0800hrs – midnight 7 days a week South Ockendon 1200hrs -1800hrs Monday – Saturday Tilbury 1200hrs – 1800hrs Monday – Saturday Harlow 0800hrs – midnight 7 days a week Epping 1200hrs – 1800hrs Monday – Saturday Brentwood 1200hrs – 1800hrs Monday – Saturday Loughton 1200hrs – 1800hrs Monday – Saturday PLEASE NOTE THESE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE AT SHORT NOTICE Author :PS 71468 Mackay Circulation:Countywide ...
  • Neighbourhood Watch Update
    24/02/2016
    There have a number of burglaries in the District recently where cars or car keys have been stolen, in addition to other property...
  • Roadworks Update
    23/02/2016
    Roadworks and traffic interruptions alert from roadworks...
  • Essex County & Fire Rescue Service Consultation
    23/02/2016
    The second stage of the consultation exercise on the future shape and role of Essex County Fire and Rescue Service (ECFRS) has begun...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 22 February
    23/02/2016
    DURING WEEK: commencing 22nd February 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Rawreth Chelmsford Road Carpenters Arms to Bedlows - 3 locations...
  • Distraction Theft From Vehicles
    18/02/2016
    We have had a small number of reports of thefts of bags, purses and other property from cars in supermarket car parks in Castle Point & Rochford District...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    17/02/2016
    There will be an amenity collection at the Sports Centre Saturday 20th February...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Week Commencing 8th February
    09/02/2016
    ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 8th February 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Rayleigh Brooklyn Drive J/O DOWN HALL ROAD TO O/S NO...
  • Launch of Flood Re
    05/02/2016
    Following the Flood Re Regulations coming into force November 2015 Flood Re is expected to launch April 2016...
  • Scam Round-up
    04/02/2016
    Scams & Suspect Traders - a round-up of some recent notifications It seems that there is always someone trying to relieve you of your hard earned money & possessions...
  • Suspect Trader Rayleigh Neighbourhod Watch Report
    04/02/2016
    Neighbourhood Watch  have received reports from a resident in Rayleigh of being cold called by a suspicious trader trying to get them to agree to pressure washing driveways, repaving etc...
  • Essex Police Challenge
    04/02/2016
    Do you have a question for the Chief Constable or PCC? The Essex Police Challenge is an opportunity for everyone living in Essex to ask about the crime and policing issues that matter to them, and put their question directly to the county’s Chief Constable and Police and Crime Commissioner...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Restrictions
    02/02/2016
    Roadworks and traffic restrictions alert from roadworks...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 1st February
    01/02/2016
    ROAD WORKS AND ROAD CLOSURES - ROCHFORD                             DURING WEEK: commencing 1st February 2016             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Rawreth London Road From Hodgson Way to A1245 R-A-B...
  • Neighbourhood Watch Meeting
    28/01/2016
    NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH PRESENTATION WEDNESDAY 3RD FEBRUARY AT 6...
  • Outer Thames Estuary Special Protection Area Consultation
    28/01/2016
      Start of the formal consultation on the potential Outer Thames Estuary Special Protection Area (pSPA) marine extension...
  • Lower Thames Crossing Route Consultation
    28/01/2016
    Lower Thames Crossing Route Consultation 2016 – Have Your Say Consultation closes on Thursday 24 March 2016 We are pleased to notify you that Highways England has today launched a public consultation on proposals for a Lower Thames Crossing, a new road crossing of the River Thames connecting Kent and Essex...
  • Essex Highways Strategy
    27/01/2016
    Animation to explain our complex Highways Strategy...
  • New Essex Police Website
    12/01/2016
    Essex Police have a new website page called Online Service...
  • Information from RDC's website re Sports Centre Amenity Collections
    07/01/2016
    Recycling centres for household waste Great Wakering household waste collection point The Saturday waste collections from the recreation ground in Great Wakering will end after March 2016...
  • Opportunity To Talk To Your Local Police Officers
    06/01/2016
    Local Community Meeting   11th January 2016 7-8pm at the Old School, High Street, Wakering...
  • Neighbourhood Watch
    16/12/2015
    If you are not a member of your Neighbourhood Watch Group why not send an email to [email protected]
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    15/12/2015
    The next sports centre amenity collection will be this Saturday the 19th December...
  • Roadworks/Restrictions
    15/12/2015
    Glebe Close, Great Wakering, Essex 15 December — 17 December Some carriageway incursion Delays unlikely due to Streetworks Meter Install And Reinstate Car Park at 35 Responsibility: Essex And Suffolk Water EToN status: Advanced planning Queen Elizabeth Chase, Rochford, Essex 16 December — 16 December Some carriageway incursion Delays unlikely due to Streetworks Capital Programmes:Pole Replacement/Removal::Replace And Maintain Overhead Power Lines And Electrical Services at Working On Queen Elizabeth Chase O/S House Numbers 34 & 51...
  • Microchipping of Dogs Regulations
    15/12/2015
    MICROCHIPPING OF DOGS REGULATIONS It will be compulsory for all dogs over the age of eight weeks in England, Scotland and Wales to be fitted with microchips from Spring 2016...
  • Upcoming Roadworks/Restrictions
    08/12/2015
    Roadworks and traffic restrictions alert from roadworks...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 7 December
    07/12/2015
    Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Rayleigh Exmouth Drive OUTSIDE NO...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 30th November
    01/12/2015
    Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Rayleigh Exmouth Drive OUTSIDE NO...
  • Sign Up For Essex Energy Switch
    25/11/2015
    For those who do not know how the Essex Energy Switch works; residents can sign up to register their interest from 1st December 2015 until 1st February 2016...
  • Roadworks/Diversions
    24/11/2015
    Roadworks and traffic restrictions alert from roadworks...
  • Roadworks/Closures Week Commencing 23rd November
    23/11/2015
                    DURING WEEK: commencing 23 November 2015             Parish / District Road Name Location Works description Start Date Estimated End Date Comments / Severity of delay Officer Rayleigh Exmouth Drive OUTSIDE NO...
  • Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    18/11/2015
    The next sports centre amenity collection will be this Saturday the 21st November...
  • Essex Community Messaging
    18/11/2015
    WARNING There is an increase in items being stolen from cars in car parks at this time of year whilst drivers are distracted loading purchases into their vehicles...
  • Roadworks & Traffic Restrictions Update
    17/11/2015
    Stambridge Road, Rochford, Essex 17 November — 23 November Traffic control (two-way signals) Delays likely due to Streetworks Connections Small Service:New Service: (Approx Depth 450mm-600mm):Excavations To Install New Service at Os 24 & 26...
  • Notice of Review of Polling Districts and Polling Places
    16/11/2015
     The Local Government Boundary Commission for England recently concluded an electoral review of the District of Rochford, which has resulted in a reduction in the number of wards from 19 to 13...
  • Firework Safety and Firework Code
    26/10/2015
    Bonfire night is nearly with us again...
  • Essex Police Challenge Events
    23/10/2015
    Everyone is welcome to ask Chief Constable Stephen Kavanagh and PCC Nick Alston a question at two upcoming Essex Police Challenge events in Brentwood and Rayleigh, either in person or by email...
  • Local Community Police Meeting
    14/10/2015
      Local Community Meeting Date: Mon 2nd Nov 2015 19:00:00 Address: The Old School, High Street, Great Wakering A member of the Neighbourhood Policing Team will be at the location to discuss any concerns or issues you may have...
  • Next Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    13/10/2015
    The next sports centre amenity collection will be this Saturday the 17th October...
  • Statement of Community Involvement for Minerals and Waste Planning
    05/10/2015
      Statement of Community Involvement – Update 2015 Notice of Adoption under Planning & Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (as amended 2008 and 2012) I am writing to inform you that the Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) – Update 2015 for Minerals and Waste Planning was adopted by Essex County Council’s Cabinet on 22 September...
  • Notice of Conclusion of Audit and Right to Inspect Annual Return
    28/09/2015
    The audit of accounts for Great Wakering Parish Council for the year ended 31 March 2015 has been concluded...
  • Expression of Interest Open for Grounds Maintenance Contracts
    28/09/2015
    GREAT WAKERING PARISH COUNCIL ARE CURRENTLY INVITING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FROM APPROPRIATE CONTRACTORS INTERESTED IN TENDERING FOR GROUNDS MAINTENANCE WORKS 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...
  • Consultation Open re Development of Land to the West of Wakering
    21/09/2015
    Residents can view the proposals online at – www...
  • Next Sports Centre Amenity Collection
    14/09/2015
    The next sports centre amenity collection will be this Saturday the 20th September...
  • Expression of Interest for Grounds Maintenance Works Open
    14/08/2015
    GREAT WAKERING PARISH COUNCIL ARE CURRENTLY INVITING EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FROM APPROPRIATE CONTRACTORS INTERESTED IN TENDERING FOR GROUNDS MAINTENANCE WORKS 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...
  • Public Notice
    24/07/2015
    The Essex County Council (Flemings Farm Road, Rochford) (Temporary Prohibition of Traffic) (No...
  • Summer Grass Verge and Weed Trimming Notice from ECC
    26/05/2015
    PressRelease Communications PO Box 11, Chelmsford CM1 1LX 22 May 2015 PR 814     Summer grass verge and weed trimming programme begins   Motorists are being asked to be extra careful as Essex County Council begins its summer roadside grass verge cutting programme...
  • Election Results - Parish Councillors - West Ward
    12/05/2015
      Great Wakering - Great Wakering West Ward Ward Candidates Name Description Results Elected Great Wakering - Great Wakering West Ward Marion Lilian Sawyer UK Independence Party (UKIP) 367 Yes Laurence John Street   320 Yes Frank Wheeler Great Wakering Resident 352 Yes Nicola Jean Wheeler Great Wakering Resident 300 No Lynn White   359 Yes Rejected Papers TBA ...
  • Election Results - Parish Councillors - West Ward
    12/05/2015
    Great Wakering - Great Wakering East Ward Ward Candidates Name Description Results Elected Great Wakering - Great Wakering East Ward Shirley Anne Glover   196 No Neil Hookway UK Independence Party (UKIP) 342 Yes Tina Hughes UK Independence Party (UKIP) 337 Yes Richard Henry Loding UK Independence Party (UKIP) 284 Yes James Misell   211 No Michael Robert Pearmain   252 No Brett Vincent Telford   168 No Barbara Jean Wilkins The Conservative Party Candidate 525 Yes Rejected Papers 17 ...
  • Election Results Parish Councillors Central Ward
    12/05/2015
    Great Wakering - Great Wakering Central Ward Ward Candidates Name Description Results Elected Great Wakering - Great Wakering Central Ward Lee Blunden UK Independence Party (UKIP) 331 Yes Vicki Susan Brandon Great Wakering Resident 441 Yes Daniel Efde UK Independence Party (UKIP) 348 Yes Margaret Christine Flynn Independent 282 No Trevor Edward Goodwin Great Wakering Resident 415 Yes Robert Leonard Green   294 No Anthony David Porter   300 No Lyn Rodger Great Wakering Resident 525 Yes Rejected Papers 60 ...
  • Election Results District Councillor
    12/05/2015
    Foulness & Great Wakering Ward Candidates Name Description Results Elected Foulness & Great Wakering Daniel Efde UK Independence Party (UKIP) 939 No Trevor Edward Goodwin   461 No David James Michael Lench The Labour Party Candidate 451 No Colin Seagers The Conservative Party Candidate 1115 Yes Rejected Papers 16 Turnout 66% ...
  • Election Results Member of Parliament
    12/05/2015
    Rochford and Southend East Constituency Candidates Name Description Results Elected Rochford & Southend East Simon Ashley Cross The Green Party 2195 No James Duddridge The Conservative Party Candidate 20241 Yes Ian David Gilbert Labour Party 10765 No Peter Gwizdala Liberal Democrat 1459 No Floyd Waterworth UK Independence Party (UKIP) 8948 No Total votes 43772     Turnout 61...
  • Current Contract opportunities - Expressions of Interest Invited
    12/03/2015
    The Parish Council are  currently inviting expressions of interest from appropriate contractors interested in quoting for works regarding removal/repair to Parish Burial Ground concrete seating 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...
  • Upcoming Council Meetings
    02/12/2014
    26th March at 7...
  • Current Contract Opportunities
    02/12/2014
    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...
  • Next Full Council Meeting
    10/11/2014
    Next Full Council Meeting is 11th July 2018 commencing at 7...

Latest news

Advance Notice of Office Closure 15/11/2018

The Parish Council Office will be closed Friday 16th November and will re-open Monday 19th November...more

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...more

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