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Information from First Bus

As lockdown continues we want to keep our focus firmly on keeping all of our customers and colleagues safe whilst travelling with us. All of our safety measures are in place to keep you protected and ensure we are following government guidance. Essential journeys only...

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Covid alert from your Town Council

Covid alert from your Town Council

With the latest recorded infection figures looking extremely worrying,  Brightlingsea Town Council taking immediate action to discourage the risk of visitors from bringing the virus to our town and to encourage residents not to venture out unless absolutely essential....

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Duke Street repairs scheduled

Temporary Traffic Regulation Order of Duke Street, Brightlingsea  Please click on the following link https://one.network/?tm=119966984 to find details of the intended closure of Duke Street, due to commence on 8th February 2021 for 5 days. The closure is required for...

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Covid-19 community testing now available

Covid-19 community testing is available targeted at people without coronavirus symptoms who cannot work from home, and their families, provided they live or work in Tendring district. This will help prevent and reduce transmission in the community through increasing...

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Become a Trustee with Citizens Advice Tendring

Do you want to help the community where you study, live or work? Do you want to make sure you and your neighbours get the advice you need now and in the future? You might run a small business, be an active member of the community, or someone who is passionate about...

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Covid-19 community testing now available

Covid-19 community testing is available targeted at people without coronavirus symptoms who cannot work from home, and their families, provided they live or work in Tendring district. This will help prevent and reduce transmission in the community through increasing...

Become a Trustee with Citizens Advice Tendring

Do you want to help the community where you study, live or work? Do you want to make sure you and your neighbours get the advice you need now and in the future? You might run a small business, be an active member of the community, or someone who is passionate about...

Colne Road Closure

Please click on the following link https://one.network/?tm=119857636 to find details of the intended closure of Colne Road, due to commence on 1st February 2021 for 9 days. The closure is required for the safety of the public and workforce during Essex County Council...

Vaccination update from the Colne Surgery

A Covid-19 vaccination programme is being implemented nationally. In line with Public Health England requirements vaccines are being offered in stages to specific Patient groups. Patients are being contacted by a central booking team to be invited to receive a...

New Year’s message from the Mayor

2020 has proved to be a traumatic year for our community. We have faced unprecedented challenges, but our strong community spirit has mitigated a lot of adverse conditions. I would like to place on record the Town Council's gratitude to our local businesses who have...

Christmas support and help

Samaritans The Samaritans are a wonderful registered charity which aim to provide emotional support to anyone in emotional distress, struggling to cope, or at risk of suicide throughout the United Kingdom, often through their telephone helpline. Whatever your...

Brightlingsea Foodbank Christmas opening times

Brightlingsea Foodbank will be open from 10.30am to 12.30pm on December 30 and January 6 at the Parish Hall, Victoria Place. Call 01206 303902 or 07970 480968, or see Colchester Foodbank's website.

Citizens Advice opening dates over Christmas period

Staff and volunteers of Citizens Advice Tendring have been working from home for the past eight months and have helped 5,000 people with advice and information. They will be available over the Christmas period from 29th December to 31st December...

Get your water systems ready for winter

Affinity Water has issued advice for householders to protect against problems over winter. Insulate exposed water pipes in your loft and outside. You can use felt, pipe wrap or other insulating material and cover any outside pipe or fitting with a waterproof material....

James Street closure

James Street will be closed for carriageway patching that's scheduled to start on 19th January 2021 for four days. Please click on the following link https://one.network/?tm=119857746 for details.

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