Monthly Archives: January 2021

Lockdown Half Term Support

    This February Half Term don’t let the lockdown get you down! Read on to learn how you and your families can still get active, enjoy healthy nutritious meals and take part in lots of fun activities together.

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    Roadworks Warning

      Essex County Council have announced that two bits of road in and around Stansted Mountfitchet will be closed in February and March. Read on to find out more details.

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      New Planning Applications

        Members of the pubic can access details of the six planning applications the council has received for Jan 27, 2021 by downloading the document here.    

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        Lockdown Support Fund

          Grants of up to £2000 are now available to charities and community groups providing food support to vulnerable individuals and families with children impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.

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          Flood Alert – Lower Street

            We’re expecting more heavy rain to fall from Tuesday late afternoon until the early hours of Thursday morning.  Councillors and local residents will be busy keeping the trash screen in Lower Street clear in an attempt to stop the lower section of the village from flooding – anyone able to assist with this vital work

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            Covid – Skatepark Shuts

              The skatepark is shut with immediate effect. This is to comply with restrictions needed to limit the spread of Covid-19 within the community– Essex Police

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              Potholes & Broken Lights

                The council urges residents to report broken lights, pot holes and problems with rights of way at beta.essexhighways.org/tell-us or by calling 0345 603 7631

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                Sandbags to Stop Flooding

                  Get free sandbags today from the council’s offices. Members of the public who are worried about flooding can obtain sandbags from a free but limited supply provided by the parish council. Collection is available by appointment only between 10am to 3pm, Friday, January 15. Call the council (01279 813214) in the first instance.

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                  Asymptomatic Tests Offered

                    From today Stansted Mountfitchet residents can test to see if they have Covid–19 without having any symptoms.  Pick up the free test from Turpin’s Indoor Bowling Club in Saffron Walden or the Rowena Davey Centre in Great Dunmow. 

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