The pressure continues to mount as TV crew interviews the Save Mill Hall Campaign group over the Conservatives plans to demolish the Mill Hall whilst stripping Rayleigh of it’s community assets and spending its spoils in Rochford. ITV Anglia have taken up the story and the piece will be shown […]
Essex County Councillor for Rayleigh North, Cllr Craig Cannell gives us an update on the traffic issues affecting road users around the Hullbridge Rd, Rawreth Lane and Watery Lane area.
Besides the emergency road closure on Hullbridge Road due to the water mains issues (which is expected to be reopened by 19th May 2021, there are multiple other closures on Hullbridge Road, Rawreth Lane and Mortimer Road. Please check before travelling on https://one.network/
The Construction Industry must have been doing ‘high fives’ after hearing this week’s Queen’s Speech. The statement written for the Queen by the Conservative government included their proposed Planning Bill, which has been described as a ‘Developers Charter’. The controversial plans include proposals to scrap Section 106 agreements which give […]
Some residents may have been concerned to see a chunk of Mill Hall car park closed. This is not to do with the Conservative plans to demolish the building (thank goodness), but rather planned maintenance of our historic windmill. As shown on the photo a large crane has been employed […]
Essex County Council The most notable result of the night had to be Craig Cannell overturning an 800 vote majority against Simon Smith to win the Rayleigh North seat. In Rayleigh South, James Newport picked up an astonishing 1741 votes to come second to the incumbent, June Lumley with 2160. […]
If you are looking for our candidates for 2021 local elections, then look no further. Rochford District Council Candidates can be found here Rayleigh Town Council Candidates can be found here
And there might not be a whole new world.. but there could be a whole new Council.
There’s trouble over the Mill project and wider asset strategy and it could come crashing down like a house of cards, with the many residents having rapidly lost faith, and with recent developments, we know that the Conservatives are now in full-on panic mode. Lessons haven’t be learned from the […]
Residents in Rochford are banking on Craig Cannell and the successful pilot of the community banking hub that has been set up by Craig. He has been working hard on this intiative for over a year after Rochford’s resident were left without any banking facilites as they withdrew their branches […]
In a rinse and repeat process, the Council will go through the motions of eviction once again. Cllr James Newport explains more about the ‘not so merry go round’ in his blog post here.