News published October 2019
£30 million allocated to improve Braintree’s Town CentrePublished: 28th October 2019
“Without our investment as a local authority, these improvements to health facilities, the bus station and town centre would just not happen."
Planning Inspector reports on next steps for Local Plan examinationPublished: 22nd October 2019
The next stages of the joint Local Plan examination for Braintree, Tendring and Colchester have been confirmed by the Planning Inspector in a recent letter.
Council visits leading manufacturing businessPublished: 9th October 2019
P&P Technology, who specialise in manufacturing EMI shielding and RFI shielding materials, were the latest business to be part of Braintree District Council’s business tour.
Picnic field now secured as part of Halstead Public GardensPublished: 8th October 2019
A much-loved community picnic field in Halstead has been protected as an official recreational open space, it has been announced.
Details announced for Braintree’s Christmas Light switch onPublished: 3rd October 2019
A free Christmas Lights Switch-on with over 100 market stalls, live entertainment & children’s activities is coming to Braintree next month, and Sat 16th November is the date you want in your diaries.
New entrepreneur programme to support start-up businessesPublished: 2nd October 2019
Aspiring entrepreneurs have the opportunity to bring their business idea to life through a new business programme.
Council gives artificial grass football pitch a new surface liftPublished: 1st October 2019
Enthusiastic players of all ages can now enjoy playing footy on a brand new artificial grass pitch at Great Notley Country Park after a £83,000 investment.