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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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            Vacancy on the Council

              Due to unforeseen personal circumstances, one of our members has resigned from the Council, leaving one vacancy to be filled by co-option.  If you are interested in putting your name forward for co-option to the Parish Council, please see the attached notice. Vacancy June 2019  

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              Election of Parish Council

                As there were 13 nominations for the 15 places on the Parish Council, the election due to take place on Thursday 2 May is  uncontestedand the following were declared as duly elected by the returning officer. NORTH WARD Alan Barnes John Hudson Ayib Khan Alfred Miti John O’Brien Frances Richards Geoffrey Sell Daphne Wallace-Jarvis SOUTH

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                Parish Council Elections 2019

                  The Parish Council elections for 2019 are uncontested.  Please click below to see the persons elected to serve on the Parish Council with effect from 2 May 2019 STANSTED MOUNTFITCHET – NORTH WARD STANSTED MOUNTFITCHET – SOUTH WARD

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