Rayleigh

Thank You!

    Ron Oatham writes: I would like to thank everyone who voted for me in Downhall and Rawreth ward, I was re-elected  with a majority of 453 votes: Ron Oatham (Lib Dem) 1242 Keith Podd (Conservative) 789 Jason Hodson (UKIP)  574  I will continue to do my best to represent the residents of our area.

Hambro Parade Markings

When Ron Oatham and Chris Black recently received an email from County Highways entitled “Hullbridge Road/Rawreth Lane” we were quite excited – we thought, improvements to the Hullbridge Road / Lane junction at last! However the truth is a bit less dramatic. County Highways are simply making some minor adjustments to make it easier for vehicles to turn into Hambro…
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1580?

Readers of onlineFOCUS will know we sometimes write about local history. Well, we’ve just stumbled across the blog of the Essex Archive Office, and they have some interesting stuff there. Their latest piece is on a new book about Essex in WW2. Seraching for articles about our part of Essex doesn’t lead to much – there are few entries for…
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Rayleigh And Wickford Parliamentary Election- Mike Pitt

  We have a really good candidate. His name is Mike Pitt and he is definitely worth voting for. Mike has a very strong background in education and business. After attending a comprehensive school, Mike went on to Cambridge University where he obtained a degree in mathematics. After gaining business experience he re-trained in education and now teaches maths – …
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