A Pair Of Important Applications In Rochford

Friday, November 6, 2015 admin 24

There are two brand new planning applications near Cherry Orchard Lane.The intention seems to be to relocate the existing rugby club and put a business park where the club is currently located: You can search for the applications on the district council website here:

Sports Awards 2015

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 admin 0

The shortlists for the Rochford and Castle Point Sports Awards have been announced on the District Councilwebsite. The two names for Rochford Sports Personality of the Year are: Kristian Brown – athletics and Taylor Carter – golf One of the people presenting the awards at the Gala Evening, on November […]

The Yachts Set Sail….

Monday, August 31, 2015 admin 1

We wrote recently about the Cllipper Round The World Yacht Race that started this weekend: The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race begins in St Katherine’s Dock London on August 30th and then begins in earnest from Southend Pier on August 31st. As the Port of London Authority explains: 30th […]

If You Like Yachts, You Might Like To Take A Look.

Monday, August 10, 2015 admin 4

The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race begins in St Katherine’s Dock London on August 30th and then begins in earnest from Southend Pier on August 31st. As the Port of London Authority explains: 30th August 2015 12 yachts will lock out of St Katherine?s Dock from approximately 1400 until […]

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Family Fun Day

Saturday, July 21, 2012 admin 0

The rain held off for the Rayleigh Churches Family Fun Day today…..

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Pottery, Picnics and Play !

Monday, July 23, 2012 admin 0

The warm weather has arrived … just in time for the school holidays. And if you are looking for things to do, the District council is arranging lots of activities…. You can download the council’s brochure here. Here’s some examples: Football at Rayleigh Leisure Centre age 3-5 and 6-8 – […]

Golf Application Goes To Appeal

Tuesday, July 21, 2015 admin 3

Last December the District Council refused a planning application for a golf course near the Chichester Hotel in Rawreth. Though it seemed more like an excuse to dump hundreds of thousand of tonnes of earth. Officers recommended approval, but one of us called it in to committee and we won […]

Time For Trampolines?

Friday, June 26, 2015 admin 2

Planning officers are recommending approval for an application for a trampoline centre at 12a Purdeys Way, Rochford. You can download the report here – it starts on page 10. Here’s some extracts: The unit has an internal floorspace of 900m? and includes a mezzanine floor. There would be a reception […]

Planning Enforcement On Academy Soccer’s Car Park

Thursday, June 18, 2015 admin 0

Following serious concerns from residents about whether the car park at the Academy soccer site in Rawreth was being constructed in accordance with the planning permission, there is now an enforcement case open, see the letter below: “The matter will be investigated as soon as possible and any breach of […]

Played Four, Won Three

Saturday, May 30, 2015 admin 0

Rayleigh First XI Cricket Team are off to a good start: Find? out more about Rayleigh Cricket Club? here .