Notice is hereby given that the Essex County Council intends, not less than seven days from the date of this notice, to make the above Order under section 14(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.
Effect of the order: To temporarily close Footpath 42, Stanway in the Borough of Colchester, from its eastern junction with Stanway Bypass, east for approximately 180 metres.
The closure is scheduled... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 19 Oct 2020 11:13 by David Lines
To ALL Essex Residents,
In a move to slow the current rates of infection across our county, from Saturday, Essex was placed into the high level of restrictions (tier 2 on the new COVID system).
What does this mean?
No household mixing indoors – this includes at home or in hospitality venues
Different households can meet outdoors in public spaces but must stick to the 'Rule of six'
10pm curfews will... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 17 Oct 2020 12:07 by David Lines
An announcement from Essex County Council, stating that Essex will move from COVID Tier 1 ( Medium) to Tier 2 ( High) . The Secretary of State has agreed that this will happen this weekend – 0.01am on Saturday.
Please follow the link for further information
Local COVID alert level: high
This is for areas with a higher level of infections where some additional restrictions are in place.
This means... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Oct 2020 12:28 by David Lines
Essex County Council has launched a Digital Demand Responsive Transport (D-DRT) survey today.
The survey seeks to gather resident views on D-DRT to inform a potential future strategy around this and how it may lead to more sustainable travel and reduced car-use in Essex. The survey is one of the inputs alongside other primary and secondary research into the field of D-DRT, conducted as part of a project... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 12 Oct 2020 13:56 by David Lines
Volkerfitzpatrick on behalf of Highways England will be undertaking the following survey works on the A12 at Junction 27 Spring Lane Slip roads. The work will be undertaken on Thursday 15th October 2020 from 20:00 until Friday 16th October at 06:00.
The survey works will involve the following:
- Lane Closures only with no diversion routes.
- The use of light plant equipment and auxiliary lighting.
Due to the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 14:51 by David Lines
Colchester Borough Council's Digital Access Support Team have begun providing Online Tutorials, currently to a pilot group, which have been successful, so they are now encouraging residents of the borough to sign up for them.
Partnered with The Good Things Foundation's "Learn My Way" as an Online Centre, they aim to support residents in gaining vital digital skills, and will be running a variety of... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Oct 2020 12:22 by David Lines
This is a quick link to the official NHS site to enable you to download the Covid-19 mobile phone application. You can find more information in the attached document.
Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 11:05 by David Lines
A newsletter from the Environment Agency updating residents on the Bellhouse landfill site. For more information and EA contact details, please see the attachment.
Posted: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 10:45 by David Lines
10th September 2020 Work on site has started today at Stane Retail Park Tollgate Colchester.
The Churchmanor Estates company plc is pleased to confirm that construction has now commenced on the £60m Stane Retail Park in Tollgate Colchester with completion of the project set for September 2021.
As part of the construction works Churchmanor are spending £2.6 million on improvements to the Eight... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 11 Sep 2020 10:49 by David Lines
Essex County Council has launched a new campaign making it easier and more motivating for residents to switch to walking, cycling or bus use across the County.
The campaign encourages participants to share their progress and tips via an app and includes a 60 Day Challenge where there are many prizes to be won for completing small tasks. The initiative is also aimed at supporting those going back to... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 14:54 by David Lines