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Ella Needs A Home….


From the Rayleigh Cat Protection website: Ella has been looking for a new home for 6 weeks now – and we’re determined to find her one! Ella is a lovely, sociable, friendly cat and has come into our care after a child in her previous home developed an allergy to her. Ella is 6 years old but her vet thinks…
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Haltern Tragedy

Some readers may remember when the District Council took an active role in twinning with the town of Haltern, in Germany. One of the highlights was the visit of two German minesweepers to Baltic Wharf on Wallasea Island. Today we have heard the distressing news that sixteen teenagers and two teachers from Haltern were amongst those killed in the Germanwings…
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