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Newly elected MP to remain a county councillor

A newly elected MP, who won the seat of South West Hertfordshire last month, will remain an Essex county councillor,

Brentwood flats plan rejected

Plans for more than 80 flats on Brentwood’s former blood donation centre have been rejected unanimously. Fairview New homes had

Council warned against ‘small cabal’ deciding future library IT system

A new library IT system will be cheaper and better than the current “clunky” system, the head of libraries has

Family of ten living in two rooms after being ejected from Brentwood council home

A family of ten has been left living in a two-bed flat after being ejected from their council house. Solly

Legal showdown looms over £7m playing fields revamp in Warley

A showdown in court over plans to revamp a playing field between an historic Brentwood golf club and the council

Chelmsford City Council aiming to take on park and ride

Park and ride services in Chelmsford may be taken over by the city council if discussions scheduled for the new

Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson on election trail in Chelmsford

The leader of the Lib Dems has warned farmers in Essex of the dangers she says the agriculture sector faces

£30,000 heating bill for empty Shire Hall

Taxpayers have paid £30,000 to heat Chelmsford’s iconic Shire Hall since it was closed and left empty seven years ago.

Jade Goody charity bemoans cuts after a quarter miss smear tests

Ten years after the death of Jade Goody from cervical cancer thousands of women are missing smear tests. New NHS

Uber to appeal after TfL refuses license

Uber may disappear from Brentwood after being refused a new operating licence – a decision welcomed by taxi drivers. An