Brain Storming in Benfleet and Beyond

Friday, June 14, 2019 Editor 0

81 years young Grandmother Diana Hawkins has called a meeting of local people discuss global warming.  There will be brain storming on how ordinary people can do their bit to counteract this massive problem. Diana told onlineFOCUS “It is easy to say ‘shouldn’t the Council do more?’, or ‘shouldn’t the […]

A Good Result For The Lib Dems In EU Elections

Monday, May 27, 2019 Editor 0

Here in the Rochford District, which is a normally a true blue area, the Lib Dems have come a respectable 2nd place. It would appear the Tories have lost their strangle hold on the electorate and have been severely punished coming a humiliating 4th place. Full results below Change UK […]

MP Mark Francois Faces Huge Backlash Over Railway Closure

Sunday, May 26, 2019 Editor 0

Back in January 2019, MP Mark Francois, reported on his website that he’d had a meeting with the Chief Executive of Network Rail and he seemed fairly pleased that he’d reach some sort of deal with them over the line closure for the works needed to upgrade the overhead lines. […]


New Councillor Surgery Launch

Friday, May 17, 2019 Editor 0

From the 1st June 2019, we are launching our drop in Councillor surgery. This will be held at Rayleigh Leisure Centre (in the cafe area) from 10am until 11am. We intend to hold future sessions on the 1st Saturday of every month. As this is a new initiative we will […]