With the General election less than a week away, here is a bit more about Liberal Democrat candidate, Ron Tindall.
We have always realised the importance of delivering infrastructure for any new housing and it is something we’ve always campaigned on. onlineFOCUS readers will be reassured to know that this aligns with the National party policy. The Liberal Democrats intend to reform planning law to require developers to provide essential […]
The huge hole, commonly known as the ‘crater field’ at Dollymans farms in Wickford has been granted permission to be filled in with inert waste by Essex County Council. County Hall last week granted planning permission for the ‘importation, recycling and final disposal’ of the waste at Dollymans Farm, Wickford. […]
The applicant appealed the refusal of the planning application for the Fairways Garden and the planning inspector has overturned the decision of Rochford District Council. …the independent assessment concluded that as the development is a high value residential scheme, affordable housing is not considered appropriate What’s more worrying is that […]
With the most recent ‘Financial Management and Performance Report’ being published we wonder if the extra revenue that the Council is collecting from its car parks will be reinvested into helping our town centres and High Streets. Councils have long been criticised for their ‘cash cow’ approach to car parking […]
We’re back round to that time of year again for the BIG event of the year, the Christmas light switch on. It’s happening this Thursday 28th November from 1600 until 1830. For those of you who work, you’ll have to beg the boss to let you leave a little earlier […]
18/01115/FUL LAND REAR OF 3 TO 45 ALEXANDRA ROAD, GREAT WAKERING RE-DEVELOPMENT OF THE SITE INVOLVING THE DEMOLITION OF NO 39A ALEXANDRA ROAD TO FORM VEHICULAR ACCESS TO PROPOSED RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT CONSISTING OF 25 DWELLINGS (1 NO. 1- BED MAISONETTE, 11 NO. 2- BED HOUSES AND 13 NO. 3- BED […]
The Council is still experiencing problems with their phone lines since 13th November. They have posted this on their website. We’re concerned about their apparent lack of urgency in getting the problem sorted which could leave certain residents finding it difficult to speak to someone about their enquiry.
Every 20 minutes, someone is killed or seriously injured on a British road. Each of these tragedies has a devastating effect on families and local communities. This year’s Road Safety Week theme, ‘step up for safe streets’, is focussing on the safe systems approach – the design led solutions that […]
A local Downhall & Rawreth resident recently brought the matter of incorrectly issued fines at Rayleigh train station to the attention of ward Councillor, James Newport. James quickly got in touch with NCP after collating information from residents and following an urgent investigation by NCP they have now promised to […]
Here’s some information from the environment agency on how to get details. Get the flooding history for a property You can get the flooding history of a property based on Environment Agency records. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org including: the property’s address or a map of the area if the […]