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15 December 2023

Following the Chairman of Rochford District Council’s Christmas Card Competition, prizes were awarded to local schoolchildren by the Chairman of Rochford District Council, Cllr Jack Lawmon.

12 December 2023

Work to replace the fire alarm system at Mill Arts & Events Centre in Rayleigh is due to start next week (Monday 18 December).

7 December 2023

Do you know a business, apprentice, employer or entrepreneur that deserves special recognition for their success, approach or attitude over the past year?

28 November 2023

On Saturday 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd of December, shoppers will have the opportunity to enjoy the convenience of free parking throughout the day in all of the Council's car parks.

24 November 2023

Rochford District Council has installed CCTV cameras on Rayleigh High Street, in an effort to enhance public safety and address concerns related to crime and anti-social behaviour.

23 November 2023

The Mill Arts & Events Centre in Rayleigh has partially reopened today (Thursday 23 November).

17 November 2023

Two dedicated Taxi Marshals are set to make a welcome return to Rayleigh High Street, ensuring the safety of all those enjoying the vibrant nightlife in the area.

10 November 2023

Rochford District Council is thrilled to announce the grand reopening of its two vibrant bars, now managed by Eternity Events Essex.

26 October 2023

The Council would like your views on how it spends its money and how it might raise more money to help set a balanced budget with increasing costs and reduced Government funding.

26 October 2023

Rochford District Council is raising awareness of the RSPCA’s ‘Bang Out Of Order’ campaign which is calling for fireworks regulations to be changed to protect our pets, wildlife and farm animals.