Town Clerk’s Reports

Town Clerk’s Report – October 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: E-mail from Tendring District Council requesting suggestions with regards to the naming of four proposed new roads under construction at the Hopkins Homes Site in Robinson Road. (Copied to all Councillors). E-mail from a local resident...

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Town Clerk’s Report – September 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: E-mail from the Brightlingsea Music Festival thanking the Council for all its help and support received this year. (Copied to all Councillors). Letter from the Essex & Herts Air Ambulance asking the Town Council for a grant to the charity...

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Town Clerk’s Report – August 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of the Rural Community Council of Essex Annual Review 2017-2018, together with details of the Essex Village of the year Competition Winners for 2018. Notification from Tendring District Council of the Gambling Act 2005 – Review of...

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Town Clerk’s Report – July 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of the RCCE Essex Warbler – June 2018 edition. (Copied to all Councillors). Copy of the Essex Association of Local Councils county Update – Special Edition No. 164. This edition detailed the successful applicants of the ECC Local Service...

Town Clerk’s Report – June 2018

  CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of the Essex Association of Local Councils County Update No. 161 – May 2018, which included an article on “New Mayors take up their office for 2018/2019”. Pleased to report that Councillor Smith was included in this article. (Copied to...

Town Clerk’s Report – April 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Details of the Rural Community Council of Essex 2018 Essex Village of the Year Competition. Closing date of applications is Friday 4th May 2018. (Copied to Councillor Steady). Copy of the EALC E Bulletin for week commencing 19.3.18. (Copied to...

Town Clerk’s Report – March 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Civic Voice, is helping conserve and protect the nation’s war memorials for the long term by ensuring that there are skilled volunteers available to assess their condition and take steps to preserve them in the proper way. They are holding a...

Town Clerk’s Report – February 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Notification from Essex County Council of the next round of Transport Meetings being held during March 2018. (Councillor Judson is attending the meeting on Friday 23rd March at the Essex Hall, Clacton Town Hall.) Copy of the Citizens Advice...

Town Clerk’s Report – January 2018

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Notification that the next Superfast Essex Countywide Parish Event is being held on Monday 22nd January 2018 at Anglia Ruskin University. (Copied to all Councillors). If anyone would like to attend, please let the clerk know. Copy of the CCTV...

Town Clerk’s Report – January 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Tendring District Council “North Essex Garden Communities Issues and Options Consultations” which runs from the 13th November 2017 until 22nd January 2018. (Copied to all Councillors). Notification of the Recycling Credits to be paid from the...

Town Clerk’s Report – November 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Pleased to announce that the following awards were presented to Brightlingsea Town Council in the Best Kept Playing Fields Competition:- Silver Award – Certificate of Merit – For the best kept football pitch – Class 6 Gold Award – Certificate...

Town Clerk’s Report – October 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of the EALC E - Bulletin for week commencing 18th September 2017. (Copied to all Councillors). Notification of The Affinity Water Community Engagement Programme, which has been set up to give local charities and community groups an...

Town Clerk’s Report – September 2017

1.0 CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: 1.1 Copy of the Latest Programme Update from Superfast Essex. (Copied to all Councillors). 1.2 Copy of the forthcoming courses taking place during September – December 2017 at EALC. (Copied to all Councillors). 1.3 Notification from UK...

Town Clerk’s Report – August 2017

The East Essex District Association of the Camping and Caravanning Club would like to book Lower Park Playing fields for its 2018 rally, from 22nd (set up day) until the 27th (closing day) August 2018. The Cricket Club will be playing against a touring Dutch team on...

Town Clerk’s Report – July 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of the June/July 2017 edition of the Bus Passenger News. (Copied to Councillors Judson and Smith). Notification of the final recommendations for the Electoral Review of Tendring. Brightlingsea is to remain a 3 member ward. (Copied to all...

Town Clerk’s Report – June 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of the Group Tourism and Travel Magazines – April 2017 and May 2017. Copy of the May/June 2017 edition of the Bus Passenger News. Please note there will be a revised route and timetable on the 87/87C Brightlingsea – Colchester Hedingham...

Town Clerk’s Report – May 2017

CORRESPONDENCE REQUIRING ACTION: North Essex Centre Caravan Club requests permission to use Lower park Playing fields from 25th - 28th May 2018. Brightlingsea Music Festival have requested a Temporary Road Closure for the 4th August 1800-2130 hrs, 5th August 1130-2030...

Town Clerk’s Report – April 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of ‘The Voice of Rural Essex, Oyster’ publication – Issue 40 – Winter 2017. Letter of thanks from Brightlingsea in Bloom for agreeing to renew the two planters in Victoria Gardens. Copy of the Bus Passenger News – March/April 2017 from...

Town Clerk’s Report – March 2017

CORRESPONDENCE REQUIRING ACTION: Councillor Howard has received the following correspondence regarding the Brightlingsea Town Sign:- “As  a Councillor I would like to raise a question at your next meeting regarding a decent town sign.   At present we have a ancient...

Town Clerk’s Report – February 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Notification of the new Treasurer details from the Brightlingsea Model Boat Club.  (Copied to Councillor V Chapman). Notification from Tendring District Council that the recycling credits for the period July – December 2016 generated...

Town Clerk’s Report – January 2017

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Notification of Scope house-to-house collection dates:- 3rd April 2017 to 23rd April 2017 and 2nd April 2018 to 22nd April 2018. Notification of road closure:- Robinson Road, from its point 230 metres south east of its junction with Granville...

Town Clerk’s Report – November 2016

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Copy of the EALC E bulletin for Monday 24th October. (Circulated to all Councillors). Copy of the EALC Legal Update for October 2016. (Circulated to all Councillors). Information on the Tesco Bags of Help Scheme. (Copied to all Councillors)....

Town Clerk’s Report – October 2016

CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED: Information from the EALC on Elections to NALC Larger Councils Committee 2017/2018 – DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF NOMINATIONS EXTENDED. Notification from the RCCE that they are holding two Neighbourhood Planning Coffee Mornings – Wednesday 16th...

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