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Rural Community Council of Essex

RCCE (Rural Community Council of Essex) is an independent charity helping people and communities throughout rural Essex build a sustainable future.

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News

  • 15/Mar/2019

    Best Kept Churchyard 2019 - Open for Entries!

    RCCE's Best Kept Churchyard is now open for entries.

    The competition looks to recognise and reward those look after Churchyards in Essex. We are looking for not only well-managed churchyards, but also those that provide a peaceful haven for both humans and animals.  

    With the continued support of our sponsors - Lodge and Sons (Builders) of Stebbing and Essex Wildlife Trust, there are cash prizes for the winners.

     

    Best Kept Churchyard 2019 - Open for Entries!
  • 17/Jan/2019

    Essex Halls celebrate National Village Halls Week!

    Essex Halls celebrate National Village Halls Week!

    Village hall and community building trustees across Essex will be dedicating events being held in their halls to National Village Halls Week over the coming week.

    Essex Halls celebrate National Village Halls Week!
  • 07/Jan/2019

    2019 Essex Village of the Year Competition – Open for Entries!

    The search is on for the 2019 Essex Village of the Year. This popular annual competition run by RCCE, with the support of sponsors Essex & Suffolk Water and Inkpen Downie Architecture & Design Ltd, focusses on the efforts local people are making to strengthen and sustain rural community life.

    2019 Essex Village of the Year Competition – Open for Entries!
  • 21/Dec/2018

    Office closure over Christmas/New Year

    The RCCE office is closed from 1pm, Friday 21st December 2018 and will re-open at 9am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

     

  • 13/Dec/2018

    Essex Village of the Year 2019 Competition

    We are launching the 2019 competition earlier than usual in order to give villages more time to prepare and submit their entries.