Every household has received a canvass form from the council that needs to be returned by 16th August. Don’t forget to check it and make any necessary changes then pop it in the post in the enclosed envelope!
onlineFOCUS readers will know that we’ve seen this application before. Home to the popular diner, Fairways cafe, and other small businesses, this site is located in the Downhall & Rawreth ward. Details of the new application are; Outline Application to Demolish Commercial and Retail Units and Construct 4no. Two Bedroom, 7no. Three Bedroom […]
An application has been submitted to demolish ‘Thirteen Fusion’ more popularly remembered as the former ‘Yings’ chinese restaurant. Demolition of existing building and construct A3 unit (ground floor), with 10 no. flats above and associated car parking to rear The full details of the application can be found on the […]
Rochford District Council is currently running a consultation on its gambling policy until 19th September 2018. More details can be found here on the policy.
An application has been submitted to Rochford District Council for a new travellers site in Goldsmith Drive. Proposal: Proposed use of land as a traveller site comprising 2 mobile homes, day room and touring caravans together with access, hardstanding and cesspit on land opposite 2 Goldsmith Drive, Rayleigh.Site Location: Land opposite […]
Sadly, Hockley lost some of its most important history last night, popular pub, The Bull Inn suffered a bad fire last night. Described as The Bull Inn is a 16th century Grade II listed country pub on the edge of Hockley Woods that has welcomed visitors through its historic doors for hundreds […]
Just as it would appear one election is over, we’ve noticed that a Conservative Candidate has begun campaigning in the Hawkwell West ward. So who is this candidate – Ian Foster? With the help of our friend ‘Google’ Mr Foster reveals himself to be an interesting choice of candidates for the Conservative […]
Cllr James Newport writes here about the decision by Rayleigh Town Council to remove the CCTV in the High Street. What do you think? Updated We spotted this is the Rayleigh Times today.
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The onlineFOCUS team have made further inquiries and have discovered that the Scouts have taken up the land, although we are not sure when construction of their scout hut will begin at the moment. As soon as we know we will post more information… scouts honour! Eagle-eyed onlineFOCUS readers may have spotted […]
The Lib Dem group knows how important it is to house local people who have, unfortunately, become homeless for a variety of reasons. This post is not about the topic that is under discussion but about the democratic process of how a decision is reached. Today RDC has published on […]
onlineFOCUS readers will be aware of the slow pace of the planning application for 500 houses in Hullbridge by David Wilson Homes/Barratt on the Malyons Farm site, however, this Thursday, (full details in the link) the Development Committee will meet to discuss the application. The controversial building of 500 homes may be […]