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Questions For Next Full Council

Wednesday, October 20, 2010 admin 0

Chris Black has submitted the following questions for next Full Council on October 26th To the Portfolio Holder for Planning and Transportation: Can you please advise me: The approximate number of ongoing planning enforcement cases today, the number of officers in the planning enforcement team, and whether they are full […]

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Asda Pizza Problem

Monday, October 18, 2010 admin 0

We’ve disagreed with Asda in the past, but things aren’t always their fault. Here’s an apparently genuine customer complaint from South Wales….

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New Police In the Neighbourhood

Sunday, October 17, 2010 admin 0

The Essex Police website now has details of all three neighbourhood police officers for Rayleigh – Wyn Sharp , Tom Boulter and Zoe Nuth.

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Prevent Car Key Crime

Saturday, October 16, 2010 admin 1

Essex Police have just released this video warning about thieves who break into homes just to take car keys – and then steal the car….

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Not That Expensive To See The Olympics

Friday, October 15, 2010 admin 0

The ticket prices for each event in the 2012 Olympics have just been announced – including mountain biking near us in Hadleigh. Those tickets will be available at ?45 and ?20 – not that expensive – especially compared with some of the other events. You can download a full list […]

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Extraordinary Council, Expected Result…..

Thursday, October 14, 2010 admin 0

The Extraordinary District Council meeting tonight pushed the core strategy for development one stage further . This was despite an attempt by Lib Dem and Green councillors not to include any of the proposals for after 2026 . We felt the sites included for after 2026 were poor choices, and […]

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An Extra Item – Preston Gardens

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 admin 0

There will be one extra item on the agenda for Development Committee on the 24th. You can find it by downloading this list (45kb) – it starts on page 6. The application is adjacent to 8 Preston Gardens, Rayleigh (near the Railway Line) – for 2 bungalows. The officer recommendation […]

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Traveller Site Recommended For Approval

Tuesday, October 12, 2010 admin 0

The planning application for 12 caravan pitches on the A1245 in Rawreth is being recommended for approval by officers. The item comes up at the Development meeting on October 21st, as part of a pretty crowded agenda. You can download the agenda here. (2.75 Mb). We will be writing a […]

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Taxi Rank For Hullbridge?

Sunday, October 10, 2010 admin 0

Does Hullbridge need a taxi rank? If so, should it be in Ferry Road outside the medical centre (as the County Council are suggesting) or by the river? Hullbridge councillor Michael Hoy writes about it on his blog here.