Category Archives: News

Volunteering Opportunities

    If you are looking to do some kind of voluntary work in your local community you may be interested in the opportunities Volunteer Uttlesford can offer. Click on this link for further details Volunteer Uttleford.

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    Introduction to our new Police Community Support Officer

      Hello, my name is Nikki Morris and I am a Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) for Uttlesford District in Essex. I am part of the Community Policing Team based at Saffron Walden, I work for Sgt Simon Miah. My immediate team members are PCSO Simon HORNE and PC Steve Sharma. I consider myself very lucky

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      Library Survey

        As reported in The Link and on social media, we have compiled a short survey relating to future use of our library and its services.  Click on the Read More box below for the survey link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScDoPbPBk0UXmZ0p4TdW2v2-CfKTGPxj5mcdv5FleHHVtoPyA/viewform  

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        Police , Fire and Crime Commissioner Survey

          The Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, Roger Hirst, has set up a survey which will enable them to develop the policing strategy for the next 4 years. It is an opportunity for the people of Essex to engage with Roger Hirst and tell him what you would like to see as the priorities from Essex

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          Planning Application for 350 Houses in Elsenham

            JOINT PARISH COUNCILS STEERING GROUP (JPCSG) Parish Councils of Stansted, Elsenham, Henham and Ugley   UTT/17/3573/OP 350 dwellings. Land to the North West of Henham Road, Elsenham As residents may be aware Fairfield have applied to build 350 houses on land in the parishes of Henham and Elsenham with the main access route through Stansted

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            Site needed for replacement Almshouse

                Community Led Housing – Call for Sites Community Led Housing is an umbrella term for homes that are delivered with the support and input from the community, whilst the homes are delivered to meet a specific need within a geographical area. Stansted Parish Council has been working with Uttlesford District Council officers to ascertain

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              The Art of Communication

                As most of you are aware, the Parish Council is the first tier of local government, providing some local services (gardening, grass-cutting etc) and liaising with other councils and public bodies on your behalf. However, there are many routes by which our information could be communicated and we are canvassing opinion on how best to

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                Bouncy castles and other play inflatables: safety advice

                  Serious incidents have occurred where inflatables have collapsed or blown away in windy conditions. The link below gives you access to a guide that suggests simple precautions that can help you avoid serious incidents, whether you supply or buy bouncy castles and inflatables, are hiring one for an event, or operate them. Health and safety

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                  Flood Risk

                    If you are concerned about flooding to your property, drop in to the Stansted Free Church, Chapel Hill, CM24 8AG on Wednesday 17th July 2019, 2:30pm-8pm. Click on the link below for full details Stansted Mountfitchet Community Drop-in – Magazine aritcle You can check if your property is at risk of flooding by clicking on

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