A photo competition is underway for young people in the village


Young people with a love for Stansted and an eye for a photo are invited to take part in the Stansted in Bloom group’s Photography Competition 2023.

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Gigaclear will update you on their broadband plans for the village on Monday


Gigaclear have been given the green light to move to the build phase of their project to install broadband across Stansted. They are to hold an online presentation detailing what this may mean for you. Read more

Broadband is being rolled out across the village

Broadband Rollout

Residents close to the Recreation Ground off Chapel Hill may have received notification that work to install broadband in their area is planned. Read more

£7K in funds available for local organisations

2023 Community Grants

In 2022 the Parish Council gave more £5,000 in support to local sports clubs, charities and social organisations. If you’d like to get a Parish Council grant this year, let us know.

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Charities are invited to apply for funds before March 3


The Essex Fund is now open for applications. Essex based charities are encouraged to apply now for financial support from the ‘Essex Fund’ to keep their services and projects running.

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Christmas Trees can be recycled at the Lower Street Car Park on Saturday, January 7 from 9.45am to 10.45am.

Xmas Tree Recycling

Christmas trees can be recycled at the Lower Street Car Park on Saturday.

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Library Opening Times for Christmas & New Year


The Library at the Mountfitchet Exchange will be operating with revised times for the festive season. Read more

Agendas and Planning Applications will now only be publicised on our notice boards at Chapel Hill and Lower Street.


We will be using only two noticeboards to publicise our meetings going forward, as opposed to all eight.

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Please complete this short survey to help our case for getting a second dispensing chemist in the village


Essex Health Watch have a short survey about your experience using community pharmacies. There are only a few questions, and we’d love it if you could spare a few moments to complete it.

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Become a Youth Councillor and help shape a brighter future for young people


The Youth Council is on the look out for fresh talent to join them as they work on an agenda of action for younger residents of the village. Read more