Lockdown Easing

England is still in a national lockdown.  Please therefore stay at home, leaving only where permitted by law and follow the rules. Some of the rules on what you can and cannot do changed on March 8: You can spend time in outdoor…

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.…

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…

Lockdown Half Term Support

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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. Essex Boys and Girls Clubs and…

Lockdown Support Fund

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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. Given the recent lockdown, Essex County Council are…

Covid – Skatepark Shuts

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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

Asymptomatic Tests Offered

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From today Stansted Mountfitchet residents can test to see if they have Covid-19 without having any symptoms.  Pick up the free test from Turpin’s Indoor Bowling Club in Saffron Walden or the Rowena Davey Centre in Great Dunmow.  Known…