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  • Development Committee meeting..
    30/10/2014
    There are two items on the agenda for tonight's District Council Development Committee meeting: An application to construct a three-bedroomed detached dwelling in Great Wakering An application from Makro on Rawreth Lane, to extend the hours for receiving and dispatching goods or stock, allow the parking of goods / delivery vehicles and operate any plant machinery outside the building 0500-2200 Monday to Saturday and 0700-1900 Sunday (This item has been called into the Development Committee by Cllr Chris Black) Members of the public may attend and watch proceedings at Development meetings (the meetings are held in the Civic Suite in Rayleigh...
  • Have Your Say - Rochford District Council, Public Consultation on the Budget
    28/10/2014
    Rochford District Council are currently conducting an 'Official' Consultaion in the form of an on-line survey which asks residents for their thoughts about budget priorities...
  • Action plan to improve Air Quality in Rayleigh
    27/10/2014
    Air quality monitoring has shown Nitrogen Dioxide levels (a pollutant from vehicle exhausts) to be above National agreed levels in parts of Rayleigh Town Centre...
  • BREAKING NEWS - Tesco withdraw application to extend opening hours
    23/10/2014
    In the face of widespread opposition, it appears that Tesco have decided to withdraw their application to extend the opening hours of their store on London Road...
  • Conservatives and the erosion of democracy continued... 2 more District Council Members resign from the Conservative Group
    22/10/2014
    Two Rochford District Councillors have resigned from the Conservatives and will see out the remainder of their elected terms as Independents...
  • Rayleigh Town Museum - Quiz Night
    21/10/2014
    Mike Davies (Rayleigh Through the Looking Glass) and The Rayleigh Town Museum Working Party have announced a charity Christmas Quiz Fundraising event at 7pm on Friday 28th November at Sweyne Park School...
  • Tesco - London Road (update) by Cllr Toby Mountain
    16/10/2014
    For almost three years I have been supporting residents along Vernon Avenue and surrounding areas in their ongoing battle to get Tesco and Essex County Council Highways to address several issues connected to the store on London Road...
  • Road Works and Road Closures w/c 13th October
    14/10/2014
    This should be of interest for all of us living and working or travelling through Rochford and Rayleigh...
  • The 'Keep Safe' Innitiative
    03/10/2014
    The 'Keep Safe' scheme is designed to raise awareness of vulnerable people and how to help them...
  • Flood Forum Meeting - Oct 1st
    30/09/2014
    The next 'Forum for Surface Water Flooding Issues' will be held tomorrow (1st October) at 4pm in the Council Chamber at the Rayleigh Civic Suite...