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john mason Local Elections 2014We hope that you enjoy reading our Articles about what is going on in Hawkwell, Hockley and Rochford District. There are now 6 District Councillors representing Rochford District Residents. There is a Group in Council where we have joined with the 3 Greens in Hullbridge.

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United 4 Democracy – Help Abolish The Cabinet System at RDC

United 4 Democracy – Help Abolish The Cabinet System at RDC

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Why do Rochford District Residents,The Green Party, Lib Dems and Friends of Rochford want to Abolish the Cabinet System at Rochford District Council? Listen to the reaction of the Conservative Party. Start at 5.00 minutes in.

Planning News

Councillors may call for a Local Plan Referendum Councillors may call for a Local Plan Referendum

Tumisu / Pixabay So if it looks that the Council is not listening to residents in the public consultations... Read the story »

New Hawkwell Homes “Out of our Reach” is quite true New Hawkwell Homes “Out of our Reach” is quite true

The Echo published an Article today headed “Hawkwell homes “out of our reach”. You can... Read the story »

Planning Positives or Planning Negatives? Planning Positives or Planning Negatives?

Despite our recent experiences with Planning Conditions on the David Wilson Homes/Barratts planning... Read the story »

Police News

Councillor slammed over fake parking bay Councillor slammed over fake parking bay

I found this interesting article on Yahoo Cars !! A parish councillor in Gloucestershire was so tired... Read the story »

London Gangs Target Hockley & Hawkwell London Gangs Target Hockley & Hawkwell

Echo 22nd December 2009 POLICE are to target gangs of youths who are coming into Hockley from London... Read the story »

Crime Updates from Essex Police Crime Updates from Essex Police

VEHICLE CRIME: Overnight 8th July into 9th July there was several thefts from motor vehicles in the Hawkwell... Read the story »

Meeting with Chief Inspector Andy Prophet Meeting with Chief Inspector Andy Prophet

As your representative on the District Council, John Mason met with Chief Inspector Andy Prophet and... Read the story »

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