January 12th Hockley Library Just in case you’ve had your head stuck in a book and missed it… the Hockley Library raid is happening this Saturday 12th January in protest against the libraries proposed closure. If you are an Essex library card holder anyone can go and take out the […]
Watch our video to catch the highlights of 2018. We’d like to thank onlineFOCUS readers for all their support in 2018 and hope you have a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Cllr James Newport writes here about the plans for Sweyne Park play area and the obstacles in the way of improving the quality of the park
Tonight’s review committee was really quite the eye opener. Several items on the agenda led to a lengthy meeting and at times, a heated discussion took place. No more so than the treasury management item on the agenda. Probably not the most exciting item as it really is about […]
Do you need advice on stuff like Mobility Aids, Technically Enabled Care, Chair Sensors, Big Button Phones and other equipment to assist daily living? For yourself, or someone you care for? Well . there’s an event in Rayleigh High Street on 25 October to share information about the services that […]
From the Essex Fire and Rescue Service website today: Safety visits to reassure high-rise residents Essex County Fire and Rescue Service has committed to visiting all high-rise residential buildings in Essex following the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower, London, last week. Teams of firefighters, community officers and volunteers will be […]
A new planning application is just in, for 16 homes at Fairways Garden Centre in Hullbridge Road: Application Reference:17/00431/OUT Planning Portal Reference Number: PP-06028788 Address Of Proposal:Fairways Garden Centre , Hullbridge Road, Rayleigh, SS6 9QS Proposal: Outline Application to Demolish Commercial and Retail Units and Construct 4no. Two Bedroom, 8no. […]
There was a lot of leafleting going on today…. If you are not sure if you are in Rayleigh North or Rayleigh South, here’s a map to help you (click to enlarge)
The District Council website has a new front page – have a look here.