Monthly Archive: May 2014

Sports Pitches Planning Applications Resubmitted.

The two planning applications from Academy soccer have been resubmitted: Application :14/00331/ADV Parish: Rawreth Parish Council Ward: Downhall And Rawreth Proposal: One Non -Illuminated Goal Post Type Sign to Site Entrance Location: Land North Of A129 East Of A130 Old London Road Rawreth Applicant: Academy Soccer 2 Kingswood Crescent Rayleigh Essex SS6 7BH _____________________________________________________ 14/00332/FUL Parish: Rawreth Parish Council Ward:…
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A Surprise Manoeuvre From The Green Corner !

A surprising development today – the Greens (Diane and Michael Hoy) and the Rochford Residents (Christine and John Mason) have announced they are joining forces to become the largest opposition group in the council chamber. This means that one of them will chair the important review committee, and the number of committee places for each group will have to be…
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The 7 Parties.

The District Council website now has this chart showing the seats each party has: So there are now 6 groups plus a lone Labour councillor. (Legally, you can’t be in a group of one). It’s going to be an interesting back row in the council chamber with 6 opposition parties sitting there! The first meeting of the new civic year…
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A Year After Rayleigh South

Last year Keith Gibbs (UKIP) beat John Flack (Conservative) in the County Council election for Rayleigh South. They are both standing for election tomorrow. Even though Keith Gibbs is already a County Councillor for Rayleigh South, and so has to deal with Rayleigh’s highways, education , social services issues etc, he is standing for the District Council in Hawkwell North….
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Bruce’s Environment Committee Report

Rayleigh Town Council’s Environment Committee met last night. Bruce Smart reports as follows: 1. I suggested that the Rangers team should; a. clear the pavement of weeds on Hullbridge Road from Ferndale Road to Lubards Farm b. clear area on Norman Crescent where vegetation has grown c. clear pavement of weeds on Rawreth Lane from Makro turning to recreation ground…
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