Web Stuff

Your Website Challenge !


Once in a while we like to set our readers a challenge, to see how quickly they can find out something from the District Council website – http://www.rochford.gov.uk/ Your challenge this time is – Go to the council website and find out what is the basic allowance that an ordinary Rochford District Councillor gets each year? This is information that…
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A New Blog About Essex – Essexology

The new city boundaries at Battlesbridge?

It’s good to see a new blog about Essex – not a political blog, but one that seeks to challenge Essex stereotypes and remind people of our county’s natural beauty, industrial heritage and historic locations. It is called Essexology , is written by Julia Hammond and you can find it here. Here’s a sample about Battlesbridge: It takes its name…
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Aiming For A Healthier Essex


The District Council’s Review Committee met last night to hear two presentations on health and care in Rochford and Castle Point.. They were unusually interesting – although too detailed to summarise here. Also full marks to the Labour chair of the committee, Jerry Gibson, for allowing the public to ask questions at the end. However there are two points worth…
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