Community Safety Partnership (CSP) Survey runs from 16th September until 14th October.

The Association of Police and Crime Commissioners Road Safety Portfolio has launched a national public survey designed to understand the public perception of road safety and roads policing enforcement.

The online survey is open until Wednesday 30th September


Essex County Council responds to schools re opening


Launch of planning for the future consultation to reform the planning system.

Refoms to speed up and modernise the planning system The consultation close at 11.59pm 29th October 2020


Roadworks: See News Updates


Clements Hall due to re open 20th August. Bookings can be made by downloading the Fusion Lifestyle app or by visiting the centres website.

Free child sessions at Summer Holiday Activity Clubs

Essex County Council are working with Active Essex to offer more than 21,000 completely free sessions for children at Summer Holiday Activity Clubs.

Places will be offered on first come first served.


Since 24 July you must wear a face covering when in shops and supermarkets; indoor shopping centres; banks, building societies, credit unions and post offices.
You must also wear a face covering when in shops or on public transport or in public transport hubs such as airports; rail stations and terminals; the Channel Tunnel terminal in Kent; ports and terminals; bus, coach and tram stations and terminals.


 Essex County Council has published a new COVID-19 Recovery Transport Plan. Working with local councils and other organisations, Essex County Council has been introducing improvements and expansion to the current cycling and walking urban environment, changing parts of the road network and extending safe, accessible areas in towns.


Pubs, restaurants & hairdressers can reopen from 4th July


From Monday 15th June2020  face masks must be worn on all public transport.


Essex County Council phased reopening of libraries from 6th July 2020


Rochford District welcomes back shoppers from 15th June 2020




This website will be updated with news and information for the residents of Ashingdon, South Fambridge and North Hockley Essex. The area is covered by the following councils:

Ashingdon Parish Council

Rochford District Council

Essex County Council



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