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Open Air Cinema Night to Raise Money For Essex Rural Fund Sunday 18th August

RCCE is holding an open air cinema and picnic event at Layer Marney Tower, near Colchester, on Sunday, 18th August to raise money for the Essex Rural...

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Community Led Planning Information Session on Public Health & Wellbeing

Wednesday 6 November 2013, 7.00pm to 9.30pm at RCCE House, Feering. The delivery of public health services changed in April 2013. Find out how the n...

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Problems with you Freeview Service?

Rural Community Council of Essex is working with at800 to ensure you are supported and can continue to watch television. This summer will start to...

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Film launch to mark 10 years of RCCE’s Rural Housing Enabler service

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJsFjizIxNM&hd=1 Ever wondered who lives in the affordable rural housing that our Rural Housing Enabler helps to devel...

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RCCE announces Best Kept Churchyard winners

RCCE announced the winners of the Best Kept Churchyard competition at their AGM last night.

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Celebration Time for Essex Villages

A village in North East Essex which came to prominence when it won the national Village of the Year competition 13 years ago is celebrating again af...

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Team RCCE does Race For Life

On Sunday 7th July, a team from RCCE took part in Race for Life at Hylands Park, Chelmsford. This annual event brings together women across the countr...

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BBC Countryfile meets Edible Essex competition winners

Birch C of E Primary School, winners of the Edible Essex Packed Lunch Plot Competition, spent a day filming with BBC Countryfile last Friday.

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RCCE AGM and Presentation Evening – Coming Soon!

Writtle College provides the venue for this year’s Rural Community Council of Essex (RCCE) AGM which takes place on Wednesday 10th July, commencing at...

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Braintree Advice Sevices Partnership

Advice services in the Braintree district are about to get even better. Braintree, Halstead and Witham Citizens Advice Bureau, Mid Essex Mind, Green...

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Edible Essex teaches 3000 children about wild food

On 6th June 2013, Edible Essex took part in the sixth 'Essex Schools Food and Farming Day' at Writtle College.

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A Great Day Had by All!

The sun really took his hat off for supporters of the Essex Rural Fund on Saturday 20th April as they rambled their way through the Colne Valley, and...

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Edible Essex supports Chignals & Mashbury Community Orchard

On Friday 12th April,the Chignals and Mashbury Jubilee Community Orchard was officially opened. Local residents and children joined in with the tree...

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CHARITY WALKERS TAKE A TOUR OF COLNE VALLEY

Essex County Council Leader Peter Martin, the High Sheriff of Essex Julia Abel Smith, and the Essex Police and Crime Commissioner Nick Alston, will be...

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Community Network Events

FREE EVENTS, between now and Christmas, for RCCE members to obtain support and advice

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2013 Essex Village of the Year and Best Kept Village Competition is Underway

RCCE has just launched the quest to find this year’s Essex Village of the Year and Best Kept Villages. Our popular annual competition is all about e...

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RCCE launches Best Kept Churchyard competition

Organisations who manage churchyards across the county can gain recognition for their beautiful churchyard and their hard work by entering the RCCE Be...

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Voters say 'yes' in UK's first Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum.

Communities in Cumbria have said yes to the country's first ever neighbourhood Development plan. Voting took place in The Upper Eden area: around Brou...

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