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New scheme for Brentwood businesses will have 'a big impact'

2014-09-02 03:13:25 - Brentwood Gazette

As well as Crown Street an Ongar Road group was signed off last Wednesday that will include The Chicken and Frog book shop Caf Essex and the Great British Raj Indian restaurant among others. And Councillor Barry Aspinell leader of Brentwood...

Parking 'mayhem' at Tesco housing development

2014-09-02 02:36:12 - East London and West Essex Guardian Series

Ongar MP and secretary of state for communities and local government Eric Pickles has recently called for more parking spaces at new housing developments to end the vicious cycle of clogged up streets by reining in arbitrary maximum parking standards.



Sports club petition rejected

2014-09-01 11:01:37 - East London and West Essex Guardian Series

A petition calling for a sports club to stay in community hands has been rejected. Ongar Town Council plan to takeover Ongar Social and Sports Club in Love Lane when the lease expires in February. The authority met last week after it received a ...


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Housing bosses tell mum-of-two: 'You can have your buggy back if you pay £300'

2014-08-30 02:20:51 - Essex Chronicle

We discussed the issue of the personal items in the communal hallways with Mrs Hockley both verbally and in writing on several occasions offering her several opportunities to remove them before they were taken by our contractor to storage in Ongar.

Charities thank Brentwood People's Postcode Lottery winners

2014-08-29 07:30:01 - Brentwood Gazette

... over 400 music projects around the country including several in the Essex area. The Moving Waves project run by Zinc Arts based at Chipping Ongar provides high quality music-making and positive role models for young people with learning ...

MP praises fire crews for controlling 5000 tonne wood blaze

2014-08-28 11:09:33 - Essex Enquirer

Mr Pickles met Essex firefighters the Environment Agency and the owner of the adjoining land on which the wood is stacked to discuss the ongoing operation to maintain a controlled burn of the waste until the flames are extinguished. As of Tuesday ...

Man 'drove wrong way up M11 for 50 MILES after stealing Transit van'

2014-08-27 13:52:40 -

Police spotted Ryan Nee 19 at the wheel of a stolen white Transit van in Ongar Essex. He sped away from the scene and tried to ditch officers by driving north on the M11 southbound carriageway. They finally arrested him when he stopped about 55 ...


2014-08-27 12:02:52 - Elimar Pigeon Services

The race proved to be a great success with the eventual winner of the young bird race recording 1568 ypm and clocked up at Burnham on Crouch in Essex by none other than Meg Murray probably the UKs most successful lady fancier. This is what Meg had to ...


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