Category Archives: News

£500 Micro Grants

    Grassroots bodies needing extra funding to deliver community projects can apply for a £500 communication and technology support grant from Essex County Council.

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    BEWARE COVID SCAMS

      Criminals are using the Covid-19 vaccine as a way to target the public by tricking them to hand over cash or financial details. Read the attached leaflets to learn more.

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      Skatepark Reopens

        The skatepark has now re-opened on a two-week trial basis. The council’s decision was taken after consultation  with the police and Seann Tompson, a long-standing user of the skatepark

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        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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            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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