RAF Wethersfield Asylum Accommodation
This page is to keep you updated on our latest statements and information relating to the Home Office’s plans to secure accommodation for asylum seekers at Wethersfield Airfield.
High Court reserves judgement on judicial review for RAF Wethersfield asylum accommodation
A decision in relation to the challenge on the Home Office’s use of RAF Wethersfield to house asylum seekers will be made at a later date after the High Court reserves judgement.
Braintree District Council appeals for residents’ support to fight fly-tipping incidents
Braintree District Council is asking residents for any information that can be used as evidence regarding a fly tip.
Braintree District Volunteer and Active Braintree Awards recognises district’s volunteering and sporting stars
Sport and volunteering groups and individuals were celebrated on Thursday 19 October in a ceremony recognising their achievements.
Businesses are invited to a free breakfast and business support networking event
“This is a great opportunity for businesses to gather information about grants and the free business support programmes available to them."
Local business praises Braintree District Council for its support after fire incident near Braintree
"The way the team at The Plaza reacted to our needs was incredible and we will never forget that support.”
Braintree Job Fair attracts local job seekers
Braintree District Council held a Braintree Job Fair on Saturday 7 October, allowing residents to meet local employers and find out more about job opportunities in the area.
Braintree District Council launches consultation on Local Council Tax Support Scheme
Braintree District Council has launched a consultation on a new Council Tax Support Scheme for 2024/25 for working age applicants in the district.
Cabinet approve funding commitment for new artificial grass pitches in Braintree and Witham
Braintree District Council’s Cabinet approved over £1million Section 106 funding to help deliver a scheme to provide four new third generation artificial grass pitches (AGP) in Braintree and Witham.
Performance report highlights recent council achievements
Braintree District Council has published its first quarter performance report, looking back at key achievements from 1st April to 30th June in areas such as affordable homes, community safety and busi
Braintree District Council has launched a new grant scheme to support rural communities and businesses and create jobs
A scheme set to give rural communities a £589,000 boost has opened to applications.