Rayleigh Residents Oppose RDC Redevelopment Plans

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 Editor 0

83% of residents have outright objected to the principles of the redevelopment of the Mill Hall site and 86% of residents surveyed have outright objected to the principles of Rayleigh’s Civic Suite. The Rayleigh Lib Dems will continue to campaign against these current dire plans for the redevelopment of these […]

Application For 662 Dwellings Refused

Thursday, June 24, 2021 Editor 0

The application for 662 dwellings in Ashingdon, has tonight, been refused a meeting of the development committee. 20/00363/OUTLAND EAST OF ASHINGDON ROAD AND NORTH OF ROCHFORD GARDEN WAY, ROCHFORD OUTLINE APPLICATION FOR THE DEMOLITION OF NOS. 148 AND 150 ASHINGDON ROAD, REMOVAL OF HIGHWAYTREE AND FORM ACCESS ONTO ASHINGDON ROAD, […]

A Meeting With The Lead Flood Authority in Rawreth

Thursday, June 10, 2021 Editor 0

After months of hard work by Cllr Chris Stanley, ward Councillors Chris Stanley, Craig Cannell and James Newport met with officers from Essex County Council and Rochford District Council to look at what measures could be implemented to reduce the problems with surface water flooding in Rawreth. Discussions between the […]

Petition to Save The Mill Hall Reaches 1600 Signatures

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 Editor 4

Residents from across the district have come together to support our ‘Save the Mill Hall’ petition after they have discovered they are about to be short changed by Rochford District Council with their community hall replacement. Plans have pressed ahead by the Conservative administration under the cover of Covid-19 to […]

Save Mill Hall Campaign Featured On ITV News

Sunday, May 23, 2021 Editor 0

The elections are over, but despite thinly veiled noises from the Rayleigh Conservatives, plans to demolish the Mill Hall, still stand. Save The Mill Hall campaign group, along with opposition Councillors, are certainly not giving up on fighting to save the Mill Hall. Tonight on ITV news, Lib Dem Cllr […]

Covid Memorial for Rayleigh

Friday, May 21, 2021 Editor 1

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 […]

Smoke and Mirrors in Pothole Repair Funding

Friday, May 21, 2021 Editor 0

The Department for Transport (DfT) allocated £500 million for highways maintenance in 2021/22. This is the second of five equal instalments from the £2.5 billion Potholes Fund, providing £500 million a year between 2020/21 and 2024/25, announced by the Chancellor in the 2020 Budget. But in the same announcement it […]

World Bee Day

Thursday, May 20, 2021 Editor 0

Chris and James have been right busy bees today – they’ve been sowing seeds for the bees supporting World Bee Day! Thanks guys, it will be interesting to see the progress of the seeds and we look forward to some more photos.