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  • Rayleigh - General Election Hustings
    23/03/2015
    All Parliamentary Candidates standing for the Rayleigh and Wickford seat in the 2015 General Election have been invited to attend two Hustings Events which will be held in Rayleigh in April...
  • Fire at Michelin's Farm - Was Rochford District Council to blame for not clearing the site?
    11/03/2015
    This is the question now being asked by Cllr John Mason on the 'Rochford to Rayleigh Rising' Facebook Page: Some extracts from the Echo today...
  • Travel Disruption - Tyre fire at Fairglen Interchange
    10/03/2015
    From Rochford District Council Emergency services are at the scene of a large tyre fire near the Fairglen interchange just off the A1245/A127 junction of the A130...
  • Linda Kendall to stand for Parliament
    08/03/2015
    Linda Kendall has confirmed via the Rayleigh Action Group Facebook Page that she will be standing as an Independent Candidate in the General Election for the Rayleigh and Wickford Consitituency in May 2015...
  • Rochford to Rayleigh Rising
    03/03/2015
    A new Facebook Group called 'Rochford to Rayleigh Rising' has been set up by Cllr John Mason "Where independently minded people openly ask and tell about what is really happening in Rochford District, focussing on the needs and wishes of residents" This is a great initiative which encourages openness and transparancy and "lets local people determine local issues not remote political hierachy that do not know or listen to local concerns"   ...
  • An interesting night in the Council Chamber - By Cllr Toby Mountain
    02/03/2015
    There were 4 items for discussion at last Thursday evening’s Development Committee Meeting...
  • Development Meeting - Tesco
    25/02/2015
    The agenda and other documents for tomorrow evenings Development Committee Meeting can be found here The first item on the Agenda is the Tesco plan to redevelop and extend the car park at the store on London Road - Officers are recommending Approval but several points will no doubt need to be discussed...
  • Rayleigh Town Museum - Murder and Mystery!
    13/02/2015
    Mike Davies has been in contact about the next charity Quiz Night raising funds for the Rayleigh Town Museum:   "It would be a “Crime” if you were to miss our next fundraising quiz so I attach details in case you have yet to buy a ticket (or would like some more)...
  • All change in Grange Ward!
    10/02/2015
    Chairman of Rochford District Council Cllr June Lumley has announced that she has switched allegiance from the Liberal Democrats and has joined the Conservatives with immediate effect...
  • All change in Grange Ward!
    10/02/2015
    Chairman of Rochford District Council Cllr June Lumley has announced that she has switched allegiance from the Liberal Democrats and has joined the Conservatives with immediate effect...