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Rochford District community projects benefit from £100k investment

Community projects in the Rochford district have been boosted by £100,000 of vital funding over the past four years.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

CLIMATE ACTION COMMISSION AGREES NOW IS THE TIME TO ACT

Today in the first – low carbon, virtual – meeting of the Essex Climate Action Commission, it was agreed that there was an urgency to proceed at pace and to be bold in tackling the climate challenge.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

HMS Beagle – the journey begins… 12 May, 2020

On May 11th, 1820 HMS Beagle was launched at Woolwich naval dockyard on the River Thames. She was originally commissioned as a warship but spent the first five years of her life in dock because there was no war for her to fight in. She was “laid in ordinary” which means she was moored in water but with no masts or rigging

Tuesday, May 12, 2020