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Supporting vulnerable and Elderly people through the winter months

Our Village Agents team have secured funding from the Surviving Winter Appeal which is administered by Essex Community Foundation to offer free portab...

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Christine Walkden talks about simple ways to grow your own – in the UK’s driest county

Over two hundred people from all over Essex came to hear Christine Walkden talk at Writtle College on Thursday, 16th February. The event, organised b...

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RCCE launches Essex Village of the Year and Best Kept Village Competition for 2012

The quest to find our best all-round rural communities is now underway in the Essex Village of the Year and Best Kept Village Competition.

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Neighbourhood Planning Guide

RCCE launches an on line guide for communities who want to produce a Neighbourhood Plan

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RCCE Best Kept Churchyard Competition 2012 open for entries.

RCCE has launched it's Best Kept Churchyard competition for 2012. Entry forms and guidance notes can be downloaded below.

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Talk on A. H. Mackmurdo, Founder of RCCE

The life and buildings of local architect and founder of RCCE A. H. Mackmurdo will be the subject of a talk by Clive Potter on Tuesday 6th March.

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Celebration Time for Community Magazines

Essex Life Community Magazine Award winners were announced at a special awards evening held at Barleylands Farm Park and Craft Village, Billericay las...

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Neighbourhood Planning Training

Saturday 21st March 2015, 10am to 1pm at RCCE House, Feering

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Funding for Community Energy Projects

The Department of Energy and Climate Change has today launched the Local Energy Assessment Fund (LEAF)

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Edible Essex Talk by Christine Walkden "Simple Ways to Grow Your Own"

Thursday, 16th February 2012 7.30pm, Writtle College, Chelmsford. As part of the Edible Essex project, Christine Walkden the author, lec...

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Community Led Planning Network Event

Christmas Coffee Morning on Monday 12th December, 10:00am to 12.30pm, at RCCE office in Feering

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Edible Essex Event "Volunteering on a community allotment" 6th December

Tuesday, 6th December - Roundwood Garden Centre, Braintree Edible Essex is offering a FREE event designed to equip both new and existing volunteers,...

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Big Lottery Fund answers Village SOS

The Big Lottery Fund has joined forces with the Village SOS initiative in a ground breaking partnership to support rural community enterprises across...

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Foraging Taster Session - 8th October 2011

Saturday, 8th October - 10.30 to 12.30 - Abbotts Hall Farm, nr Colchester Come and learn about wild food. Free event - families are welcome

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Best Practice for Oil Buying Groups

ACRE, Citizen’s Advice and the Federation of Petroleum Suppliers - information to help communities set up oil buying groups.

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SETTING UP AN ALLOTMENT OR ORCHARD

Friday 29th July 2011 from 10.00 - 13.00 RCCE Conference Room, Feering, CO5 9SE

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Essex Churchyards Reap Rewards

Three churches in Essex were the lucky winners of the 2011 RCCE Best Kept Churchyard competition.

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Introducing Community Led Planning

Would you like to learn more about Community Led Planning? Come along to a training session at RCCE offices on 11th October

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