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Essex County Council has officially launched its drive to find 100 more foster carers with the start of Foster Care Fortnight this week.
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Three new schools are set to be built in Chelmsford and Witham, greatly expanding the provision of Special Educational Needs (SEND) places in Essex. 26 February 2019
This year has seen a record number of nominations for the Queen's Award for Voluntary Services (QAVS) for Essex since its inception in 2002.26 February 2019
Cllr Susan Barker thanks everyone for taking part.21 February 2019
Essex Highways engineers have been carrying out investigative trial holes and extracting cores from the material below the bridge this week. 21 February 2019
Libraries consultation ends soon19 February 2019
If you love chocolate, we have the perfect event for you coming this April at Cressing Temple Barns near Braintree.18 February 2019
New temperature and movement sensors will be installed on the Army and Navy Flyover in Chelmsford next month.
14 February 2019
The Ministry of Housing has today, Wednesday 13 February, announced a £1.815m funding pledge to support the development of Garden Communities in North Essex, Brentwood, Harlow and Gilston.13 February 2019
Funding for a multi-agency approach to tackle the scourge of young people being exploited through 'County Lines' 12 February 2019
A topping out ceremony was held on Thursday 7 February, at Moulsham Lodge, Chelmsford to mark construction work on the site reaching its highest point.12 February 2019
International Women’s Day will be celebrated by Essex County Council’s Snapping the Stiletto Project with a free festival celebrating the lives of inspirational Essex Women from the past 100 years. 12 February 2019
The green light for the Army and Navy junction’s next chapter was given by the dedicated Taskforce set up to explore the future of the Chelmsford junction.
07 February 2019
Outstanding teachers, school support staff and early years settings have been recognised at the 2019 Essex Teaching Awards. 06 February 2019
Road users are being warned about the upcoming 24-hour closure of Finchingfield Bridge (B1053).06 February 2019
There are just two weeks remaining to have your say on the Future Strategy for Essex Libraries.06 February 2019
Essex has been awarded a “game-changing” National Lottery grant of £10.68 million from Sport England to increase activity levels across Essex. 05 February 2019
Lady luck smiled on one player of the Essex Lottery who celebrated Christmas in style by winning the weekly draw’s £25,000 jackpot.05 February 2019
Thousands of people across the county have already signed-up to the Essex Energy Switch, aimed at saving local people money on their gas and electricity bills.05 February 2019
In December the County Council launched a consultation that aims to find out how important evening and Sunday local bus services are to the county's residents.05 February 2019
From Saturday 2 Feb Essex Traffic Control Centre is set to extend its operating hours and provide a service to Essex residents, media and road users from 9 till 5.30pm on a Saturday.01 February 2019
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