In December, James identified some funding available to the Town Council to pass on to families in need. Working with the clerk, they successfully applied and received £2250. However, the heavy lifting has been done by two Rayleigh Town Councillors and the clerk. Cllr’s Bruce Smart and Julie Sawford, have […]
Well it looks as though Rayleigh Town Councillors will be forced to show their colours next Monday over the Mill Hall debacle, with a motion that has been put forward by Rayleigh Town Councillors to declare the Mill Hall an asset of community value, To consider making an application to […]
On Monday, Lib Dem Town Councillor Bruce Smart put forward a suggestion to Rayleigh Town Council. “to install a memorial to those whose lives have been affected by Covid-19 and to thank Key Workers during the pandemic”We are therefore looking for your suggestions to bring forward to Council in the […]
James is trying to gauge public opinion on additional lighting for a section of the bridle way between Victoria Avenue and Priory chase. Please let us know your thoughts in the comments below or drop him an email email@example.com
Cllr’s Chris Stanley and James Newport had an early start today to get this flower stall into place for Anglia in Bloom. Chris (head of construction) and James made this stand for the competition on behalf of Rayleigh Town Council. Let’s hope we win gold!
Community safety is increasingly in the spotlight in Rayleigh, with the notable lack of visible police presence, some residents have said our town has become ‘lawless’. With the huge number of police cuts, this austerity measure was surely going to bite at some point. The town council has been contemplating […]
If you know someone you’d like to nominate visit the Town Council website for a nomination form – deadline is 9th March 2019 The categories are SPORTS PERSON OF THE YEAR Adult Under 18 DISABLED SPORTS PERSON OF THE YEAR Adult Under 18 HIGH ACHIEVEMENT Adult Age 11 -18 Under […]
Town Councillor, James Newport shares his short report on what progress there is with the provision of Private Security in Rayleigh High St.
It’s that time of year again when Rayleigh Lights ’em up! That’s the Christmas lights of course that draws a crowd into Rayleigh for a traditional switch on event. The popularity of the occasion doesn’t seem to dwindle despite some ‘comments’ on social media. What Rayleigh residents might not be […]
Last night Rayleigh Town Council voted unanimously to trial private security for the town centre up until Christmas. Full details of the private security companies duties are still to be worked out, but they will be deployed for Wednesday and Saturdays market days. There have been some anecdotal reports of […]
It appears Rayleigh Town Councils Councillors are beginning to get fed up with Rochford Districts Council failure to deliver a legal travellers site in the District.In an impassioned letter from Rayleigh Town Council, Rochford District Councils managing director, Shaun Scrutton is taken to task over their lack of delivery of […]