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Essex County Council News Desk
Extended opening hours and a group ticket price were just some of the exciting new offers announced during a special showcase event at Colchester Park and Ride on Wednesday.06 December 2017
Residents can save over £250 on their gas and electric bills by joining the Essex Energy Switch which harnesses people power to secure cheaper deals from energy suppliers05 December 2017
Nearly 50 pupils at the Billericay School have benefitted from expert advice and guidance as part of an innovative Essex County Council project.05 December 2017
The new ACL adult learning course guide is packed full of intriguing and exciting courses and is set to land on doormats across Essex in the new few weeks.04 December 2017
A seizure of over 17,000 illicit cigarettes and 4.5kg of hand rolling tobacco has been confiscated by Essex Trading Standards, working in partnership with Essex Police in Harlow town centre.04 December 2017
These stunning aerial pictures reveal ambitious plans to restore and redevelop Essex County Hospital into more than 100 homes once health services relocate to a £6.4m centre next year.30 November 2017
Staff within Essex County Council’s adult social care services are celebrating today after winning the Campaign for Learning Impact Award for Inspiring Curiosity and Creativity, following Learning at Work Week which took place in May.30 November 2017
Residents are being offered a wheelie great alternative to a chocolate advent calendar this December that could not only help you burn calories but also win daily prizes.30 November 2017
Plans to transform Chelmsford's transport network for drivers, pedestrians, bus users and cyclists have been announced by Essex County Council.29 November 2017
The cultural and natural heritage of the forests of Essex will be explored in a one day conference that will look at issues surrounding the understanding, conservation and future of trees, woods and forests in the county. 29 November 2017
Essex County Council welcomed the announcement yesterday (27 November) on the launch of the government’s Industrial Strategy which plans to boost the economy, build on the country’s strengths and embrace technological change.28 November 2017
Essex is celebrating after the Virtual Dementia Tour training team won gold at the Social Worker of the Year Awards 2017.28 November 2017
Construction is set to begin on a new 900-place secondary school in Colchester early in the New Year.27 November 2017
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