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Chairman raises over £9,000 for charity

£9,406.98 has been donated to the Stroke Unit at Southend University Hospital, which was raised by Cllr David Merrick during his year as the Chairman of Rochford District Council.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

2020 Essex Teaching Award nominations now open

Nominations are now open for the 2020 Essex Teaching Awards, which aim to shine a spotlight on the education colleagues making a real difference to the lives of pupils across the county.

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

25 million to be offered free NHS flu jab this winter

A trio of England’s top medics have urged those at risk of suffering from or spreading flu to ensure they get their free NHS vaccination this winter.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Essex announces climate change commission and million pound tree project

“We need to do more to make a difference” said Cllr David Finch, Leader of Essex County Council as today he announced the Essex Climate Change Action Plan and the creation of an independent cross-party commission on climate change.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019