Braintree District Council launches community tree and bulb planting project to help tackle climate change
Braintree District Council is offering tree whips and bulbs to Parish and Town Councils, local community/voluntary groups, schools, colleges and charities within the district.
Braintree District Council unveils its plan to double the number of cycling trips by 2030
First draft of an implementation plan to increase the number of people cycling has been published.
Venues across the Braintree district to open their doors for Heritage Open Days
The national Heritage Open Days celebration of history, architecture and culture is back from 10th – 19th September 2021.
British Offsite's new venture set to bring 80 new jobs to Braintree
British Offsite, a subsidiary of the Weston Group, has become the third employer to sign-up to the new Horizon 120 Business, Innovation & Logistics park.
Braintree District Council asks, Love it here? Don’t leave it here…
Braintree District Council is asking the public to think of the consequences of littering on the local environment and wildlife.
The popular street market that’s making a return to Braintree
The popular monthly street market, which has proved a huge hit with visitors and businesses since it was introduced in 2018, is making a comeback next weekend (Saturday 28th August).
Budding BMX riders enjoy free taster day
Braintree BMX coaches provided a beginner’s session to BMX, allowing children from the ages of 4 and up to try out the track and learn BMX riding techniques.
Braintree District Council calls for tougher legal action on fly-tippers
Braintree District Council, together with over 150 local authorities and 10 professional bodies, is calling on the Sentencing Council to consider tougher fines and sentences for fly tipping offenders.
Unprecedented year for growth as council works hard to cut grass and vegetation
The recent warm and wet weather has created ideal conditions for an increase in growth of vegetation across the Braintree District.
Recycling glass bottles and jars at Braintree District’s local Recycling Centres just got easier!
Residents across the Braintree District can now mix their glass bottles and jars at local recycling centres, making recycling much easier.
Building work is underway at Braintree’s new £14.7 million enterprise and innovation centre
"We have begun the exciting work of creating a modern and flexible workplace which will help small businesses collaborate, innovate and grow."