From Rayleigh Through The Looking Glass: 3rd October 2014 – Rayleigh Railway Station 125th Anniversary At 1.30pm on Friday 3rd October we will be involved in a short ceremony ?to mark the 125th anniversary of the railway coming to Rayleigh. There will also be a small photographic exhibition on […]
Councillor Michael Hoy writes here about a new County Council policy: “With effect from September 2015 Essex County Council have changed the policy on Home to School Transport for new pupils meaning parents or carers will have to pay?themselves if their children go to Sweyne-Park School even though they may […]
It was agreed today at the Local Highways Panel that the bus stop in Hullbridge Road will stay where it is. A sensible decision at last on this.
We have the Local Highways Panel next Thursday, and County Highways officers are now recommending that the bus stop opposite Hambro Parade stays where it is! As we reported last October most councillors on the panel – Conservative and UKIP, as it happens – had voted to move it down […]
How to tell what Piccadilly Line Station you are on even if you can’t read, how to make concrete attractive, plus gnomes , tilework and a failed spiral escalator…
Lots of quirky facts about the Central Line, including a secure Bank of England building, pretty Gants Hill, Alfred Hitchcock, and an underground munitions factory… Hat-tip: Liberal England
Ron Oatham will be on BBC Essex tomorrow morning, talking about a certain bus stop….
There was a meeting of the Local Highways Panel – and a disagreement over a bus stop in Rayleigh A few months ago County Highways had been concerned that buses waiting at the bus stop in Hullbridge Road opposite the Hambro Parade shops might be delaying traffic. They suggested moving […]
One of our regulars readers, Sean, has pointed out the following consultation being carried out by the County Council: Review of the County Council’s Bus Strategy Essex County Council would like to hear your views as it starts a review of its Bus Strategy and how it provides financial support […]
We’ve had an email from someone who has a relative living near Asda in Rawreth Lane. They write: The only service that runs along Rawreth Lane to the high street is a No 3 which is run by Regal Busways, this service is not reliable as you can not […]
Someone asked onlineFOCUS for the timetable for the no.3 bus service to Hyde Hall (a lovely place to visit, especially when the weather is good). We have emailed the timetable to that person, but for anyone else who is interested, here is the timetable. (click on the images to enlarge […]
We’ve been hearing quite a few complaints about buses not stopping when they should. If you have any complaints about a bus service, the best person to contact appears to be: Paul Rowden – Senior Local Bus Officer Passenger Transport – Essex County Council Tel 0845 603 7631 He told […]