Eight Ash Green Parish Council Awarded Living Landscape Award

Eight Ash Green Parish Council has been awarded a Living Landscape Award by Essex Wildlife Trust for the work it has done to improve the Heath with the use of volunteers. Please see attached the background information and a copy of the Certificate for your interest. The Parish Council would like to express its sincere … Continue reading Eight Ash Green Parish Council Awarded Living Landscape Award

Update 15/07/14: Councillor Vacancy > Council Will Co-opt New Member

Update 15/07/2014: Following the retirement of Derek Franklin as Chairman of the Parish Council we have now been informed by Colchester Borough Council we may co-opt a new member. If you are interested in filling this vacancy on the Parish Council please contact Amy Harness (Parish Clerk) to discuss what is involved in becoming a … Continue reading Update 15/07/14: Councillor Vacancy > Council Will Co-opt New Member

May 2014 Edition of Making the Links

In this May 2014 edition there are articles on: Community Agents Essex to support elderly people in their own home Salt Bag partnership 2014/15 Regular Trading Standards update Essex Green Transport New Superfast Essex website Volunteers sought for the Stour Heritage at Risk Project The regular Essex planning applications news (none affecting our village)

April 2014 Edition of Making the Links

In this April 2014 edition there are articles on: Community Initiative Funds awarding grants up to £20,000 The Visit Essex ‘Live Local, Love Local’ campaign and the new discovery map of Essex Wastebusters Regular Trading Standards update Upcoming traditional building skills courses Planning news (none affecting our village)

Refuse bag delivery on 29th April and 6th May 2014 & Recycle Bag News

Refuse Bags Delivery Colchester BC will be delivering a roll of black sacks for rubbish and a roll of clear sacks for recycling to all households, except flats with communal recycling and rubbish bins, throughout April and May 2014. Please be aware that sacks are not delivered by the recycling and rubbish collection crews, and sacks … Continue reading Refuse bag delivery on 29th April and 6th May 2014 & Recycle Bag News

March 2014 Edition of Making the Links

In this March 2014 edition there are articles on: A postponement of the draft Bus Strategy Review publication Trading standards update with information about misdescribed memory cards, unsafe LED light bulbs, reselling fake goods on Facebook, sheep welfare, EU passport requirements for dogs, an incident with a home-use instant spray tan product and more. The planned … Continue reading March 2014 Edition of Making the Links

December 2013 Edition of Making the Links

In this December 2013 edition there are articles on: Essex Highways keeping roads safe in winter and local salt bag distribution scheme (our village community salt bags are in place) Trading Standards update with information about counterfeiting, food labelling, rogue trader scams and other advice Planning news (none affecting our village)