Census 2021

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Help is on hand in March ahead of Census 2021, which needs to be completed by next month. Residents can sign up for virtual census support events hosted by the Office for National Statistics. These virtual workshops will talk residents…

Playground Warning

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Our handyman is urgently fixing a swing at the Mountfitchet Play area - the second such repair in the last 2 weeks. The first incident at Bentfield Green appeared to show the bolts on a swing had been deliberately loosened. The Council undertakes…

Covid Jabs & Pregnancy

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Allay any concerns about vaccinating against Covid-19 while pregnant or planning a family by registering for a webinar on the subject by NHS West Essex Clinical Commissioning Group.   It's to be held this Thursday (March 4) at 12-1.30pm.…

Roadworks

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There will be 3 days of roadworks  on Alsa Street, Stansted from March 15, 2021.   Please click on the following link https://one.network/?tm=120711412 to find details of the intended closure of Alsa Street. The closure…

National Insurance Scam

Following a surge in reporting to Action Fraud, Essex has also seen an increase in automated National Insurance scams. Residents have reported receiving an automated telephone call telling them their “National Insurance number has been…

Moor Hall Road Bridge Closed for Urgent Repairs

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Roadworks M11 junction 7 Moor Hall Road Bridge - Diversion Highways England has closed Moor Hall Road bridge 24/7 as it is not safe for traffic to pass over. This is because of onsite issues encountered whilst replacing a bridge joint. Once…

Covid Scams

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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. The are sending convincing-looking text messages letting people know…

£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. Micro-grants are available up to the value of £500 to support grassroots organisations…

BEWARE COVID SCAMS

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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. The are sending convincing-looking text messages letting people…

Skatepark Reopens

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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 and an organiser of the annual SkateJam. Seann also…