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Celebration time for Essex villages

A village in North East Essex which has seen a real upsurge in community activities in recent years is celebrating after claiming the top prize in t...

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Are you fit for Neighbourhood Plan preparation?

FREE training event for parish and town councils and local communities who are actively starting on a Neighbourhood Plan

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New Opportunities for Community Action in Uttlesford

An exciting new partnership agreement between RCCE and Uttlesford District Council means more support for community action in Uttlesford district.

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Getting to grips with New Community Rights

Briefing session: Wednesday 11th July 2012, 7pm - 9pm at RCCE House, Feering

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Edible Essex - FAMILY FORAGING FUN - 30th June

A fantastic opportunity for the whole family to enjoy the great outdoors: come to Abbotts Hall Farm Gt Wigborough on 30th June to discover more about...

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Rural Housing at a Time of Economic Change

Recently published research funded by the Commission for Rural Communities shows a gloomy picture for rented housing in rural areas.

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Village Agents are getting people connected

Learning to send an email or access the internet can be very rewarding at any age!

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'Green Fingers to Green Bins'

CANCELLED Tuesday 12th June, 3-5pm, RCCE House, Feering Network event looking at practical support available for allotments, orchards and waste...

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Walkers have a fine day out at Hatfield Forest, and raise money to boot!

Around 60 walkers made the trek from White Roding to Hatfield Forest, raising over £8, 000 for the Essex Rural Fund.

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Essex is now Digital

RCCE has been praised for its work to ensure that nobody was left with a blank television screen when the analogue transmissions in the London TV regi...

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Essex Rural Fund tops £100,000 aided by ECC Chairman!

RCCE’s endowment fund, set up in 2009 to mark its 80th anniversary, has passed the £100,000 mark.

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Essex Biodiversity Project supports Best Kept Churchyard competition

RCCE are pleased to welcome the Essex Biodiversity Project as co-sponsors of the Best Kept Churchyard competition this year.

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Essex gets direct hotline to Government to shape rural policy

Essex Rural Partnership is one of only 17 bodies to have been awarded membership of Defra's new Rural and Farming Network.

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RCCE LAUNCHES NEW COUNTY-WIDE OIL BUYING SCHEME

RCCE is looking for local co-ordinators to help run its new bulk-buying scheme for domestic heating oil.

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Essex gets direct hotline to Government to shape rural policy

The Essex Rural Partnership has been chosen as one of only 14 Rural and Farming Network members, announced by Agriculture Minister Jim Paice today (4t...

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Village Agents - Enabling Independent Living and Social Inclusion

Since the service was started in October 2009 the Village Agents have completed over 7,000 referrals and activities for people living in Mid Essex

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Edible Essex - Foraging Taster Session - Colchester - 26th May 2012

Edible Essex invites you to discover more about edible plants growing wild in our countryside.

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Edible Essex 'High Tea' Foraging Session - Chigwell - 28th April

Edible Essex, in collaboration with Essex Wildlife Trust, is providing a fantastic opportunity to discover more about edible plants, fruit, nuts...

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