Licensing Committee, and some new Policies

The Licensing Committee of Rochford Council met a couple of weeks ago to discuss new Licensing and Gambling Policies, these had to be reviewed as they had become out of date with changes in legislation and the Agenda and Draft Policies can be seen here. The meeting discussed the new draft Licensing Policy first and I raised the … Continue reading Licensing Committee, and some new Policies


Review Committee and a lack of Complaints, or, when is a complaint a Complaint.

The recent Review Committee meeting, which was held on 7 July and chaired by Conservative Councillor Dave Sperring in the absence of the actual Chairman and Conservative appointee Cllr Gibson, looked at an item suggested by last years committee, the Complaints process at the Council. A summary of the complaints process was given by an Officer who then … Continue reading Review Committee and a lack of Complaints, or, when is a complaint a Complaint.

Police Beat Surgery for Hullbridge

Although there is currently no NAP meeting in the diary the Police are holding a "Beat Surgery" at Hullbridge Library on Saturday 14 June between 10.30-11.30am. The details are: Date: 14th June 2014 10:30 - 11:30 Where: Hullbridge Library, Ferry Road. SS5 6ET Extra Info: Officers from the Neighbourhood Team will be at the library … Continue reading Police Beat Surgery for Hullbridge

Hockley – Beat Surgeries

The Police hold regular Beat Surgeries at Hockley Library, for people to bring their concerns to.  The next surgeries are detailed below. Beat Surgery - Hockley Library 17th September 2013, 11:00am Hockley Library Southend Road, Hockley, Essex Officers will be available to discuss issues and concerns for Hockley and Hawkwell. Beat Surgery - Hockley Library … Continue reading Hockley – Beat Surgeries

Pooles Lane Recreation Ground

Since Foutains, the grounds maintenance people, went out of business over a year ago the District Council have stopped locking the car park to the Recreation Ground.  This is causing major problems to the residents of Crouch Park (the park home site next door) with people running cars, playing music and kicking footballs around late … Continue reading Pooles Lane Recreation Ground

Hullbridge Police Beat Surgery – 17th April

The Police will be holding their monthly Beat Surgery for Hullbridge on Wednesday 17th April at Hullbridge Library with a start time of 2.00pm (they can be a little late if something comes up). This is an ideal place to take any concerns you have about problems within the village and whatever you say will be treated … Continue reading Hullbridge Police Beat Surgery – 17th April