James Newport asks what’s happening in the Rochford District?
The Conservatives failure to act on air pollution is coming back to bite us all and now it proposing what could be considered as a number of vain attempts to cut air pollution on the Basildon stretch of the A127. The proposal of a congestion charge and speed reduction will […]
We recently reported on the application for 35 flats in Rayleigh Town Centre. James, talks to local award winning estate agent, Nick Cheshire of Nest in Essex about the application and the pros and cons of the application.
Cllr Michael Hoy (Greens) has been asking some probing questions of the Council officers over where our rubbish ends up. He’s published the shocking revelations on his blog here. Cllr Michael Hoy has asked the council about what happens to all the careful recycling that residents carry out by separating […]
Cllr James Newport, reports back from Essex Highways on progress with proposed traffic calming measures here
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 […]
An application has been received to redevelop the old Dairy Crest site which sits behind Superdrug on the High St. We don’t know too much about this application at the moment but it would appear initially that there is woefully inadequate parking with just 19 spaces for 35 flats and […]