Candidate Campaigning Commences…in Hawkwell West

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 Editor 0

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 […]

No More Big Brother for Rayleigh

Friday, July 27, 2018 Editor 0

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.

Back Soon….

Monday, July 23, 2018 Editor 0

Apologies for the interruption in service, we’re taking a short break but will be back very soon! Please bear with us

What’s Happening On Priory Chase?

Thursday, July 19, 2018 Editor 0

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 […]

Is Rochford District Council Really A Home for Democracy?

Monday, July 16, 2018 Editor 0

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 […]

500 Homes for Hullbridge Recommended for Refusal

Saturday, July 14, 2018 Editor 4

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 […]

Craig’s Views On NHS Proposals

Monday, July 2, 2018 Editor 0

Having recently been contacted by a concerned resident, Cllr Craig Cannell took a trip to Southend to speak to the ‘Save Southend NHS’ campaigners to get the other side of the story. Read his report here