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Central hub set up to support fantastic community effort

  There has been a fantastic reaction in Uttlesford to the coronavirus pandemic with so many people stepping forward to organise and join local support groups. Uttlesford District Council, the Council for Voluntary Service and Volunteer Uttlesford are keen to encourage and support these local actions. We want to make sure everyone in Uttlesford receives […]

Community Agents Essex Covid -19 Delivery arrangements

Covid-19 Delivery arrangements Community Agents Essex will continue to support people through these challenging times. The escalation of the coronavirus crisis and the updated advice from the Government about self-isolation and reducing non-essential and social contact will however necessitate a temporary change to the way we work. Please be assured that all agents must abide […]

Coronavirus (Covid-19) latest information and advice for businesses

  The Chancellor has set out a range of further temporary and targeted measures to support businesses in response to the Covid-19 situation. This includes a package of measures including: every business with a rateable value of under £51,000 will receive 100% relief businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors with a rateable value […]

Changes to CAB Advice Provision

COVID-19 Changes to our advice service from 18th March 2020   To protect the health and wellbeing of our clients, volunteers and staff, we will be restricting our advice service to telephone support from 18th March until further notice.  Call us on 01799 618840 or email bureau@uttlesfordcab.cabnet.org.uk and leave a message clearly stating your name, […]

Joint Statement on Covid-19 (Coronavirus) situation

Joint statement The Deputy Leader of the Council, Cllr Lees, and the group leaders of the Liberal Democrats, Conservatives, Green Party and Independents, Cllrs Dean, Barker, Gerard and Pavitt, have issued the following message: “Most people will be concerned around the emerging Covid-19 (Coronavirus) situation. We would like to reassure people that Uttlesford District Council […]

Uttlesford closes venues as part of Covid-19 precautions

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on Covid-19 precautions on Monday (16 March), Uttlesford District Council has taken the decision to close a number of its public venues. The government is now recommending increased social distancing and has advised people to reduce social contacts in general and avoid confined public spaces. By this weekend, those with […]

Our new Library

The Library has now moved into its wonderful new home in The Mountfitchet Exchange and we hope you have been along to visit – if not, what’s keeping you?! Please take a few moments to complete our survey regarding how, when and why you might use the library and other services in the new building. […]

Communications Survey

We need your help!  We’re trying to establish the best methods of communicating with our community, and ways in which we can improve!  We posted this link back in October but didn’t have many responses, so if you haven’t done it before, please take a couple of minutes to complete our survey at http://tiny.cc/l8mkdz  Thank you.

7/7A Bus Route

Our Public Transport Representatives have provided the following update: Following our enquiry to the county transport people about the 7/7A bus service now that Abbotsford bridge has re-opened, we received this email below today.   It seems they have reinstated the 7/7A service as of last Saturday (14th).  This is a big surprise to us as […]

The Mountfitchet Exchange

We are very pleased that the protracted Mountfitchet Exchange project is coming to fruition and at last we are able to prepare the Exchange to open to the public on Monday 13 January. This date fits with the Library Service and their arrangements to install fixtures and fittings, move in stock and ensure that all […]