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Edible Essex Launches Schools Competitions

Edible Essex is pleased to announce the launch of a brand new competition for secondary schools in Essex. The USE THE PLOT competition follows the...

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Community Engagement Officer Job Opportunity at RCCE

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

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National Village Hall Survey results

National survey paints portrait of village hall life: 12 million hours of volunteering, £11m of renovations and 38.6 million cups of tea!

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RCCE Village Halls & Community Buildings Conference 2014

RCCE will be holding its annual Village Halls & Community Buildings Conference on SATURDAY 18TH OCTOBER 2014 at Alresford Village Hall, near Colcheste...

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It's Flix in the Stix time

It's time for our annual open air cinema event in aid of the Essex Rural Fund. This year's film show at the spectacular Layer Marney Tower is the 1939...

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Volunteer photographers wanted

RCCE is looking for people who are interested in taking photographs for us. Initially we require images of the rural housing schemes in the county tha...

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Village SOS Want Your Views on Rural Social Enterprise

Are you interested or involved in rural social enterprise? Please help ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England) to design a new programme of su...

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Adam Henson opens Edible Essex Polytunnel

Adam Henson, farmer and presenter of BBC’s Countryfile, officially opened a new polytunnel at Barleylands Farm Park last week, supplied through the...

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MP opens new homes for local people in Tollesbury

Local MP, Priti Patel, officially opened Porter Place in Tollesbury yesterday. The scheme of 10 properties provides affordable housing for local peopl...

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Best Kept Churchyard Winners Announced

As well as announcement of the winners of the Village of the Year and Best Kept Village competitions, the RCCE AGM was also the place where the winner...

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CELEBRATION TIME FOR ESSEX VILLAGES

Clavering, in Uttlesford District, is celebrating after capturing the top prize in the annual Essex Village of the Year and Best Kept Village Competit...

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Rural Housing Week marked with the launch of UDC's Evaluation

Uttlesford District Council's long-standing commitment to affordable rural housing was demonstrated on Tuesday 1 July when a second evaluation report...

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Community and Neighbourhood Planning Conference

Wednesday 11th June 2014, 9.30am to 4.30 pm at FirstSite, Lewis Gardens, Colchester CO1 1JH

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Essex Life Community Magazine Awards 2013

Celebration Time for Community Magazines Theydon Bois Village News from Epping Forest District has just carried off the major prize in the latest...

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Community Agents Essex

An innovative new service that aims to make it easier for the elderly to live independently and safely in their own homes will be launched soon.

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Walking for the Rural Fund

Walkers will take to the footpaths around the villages of Danbury and Little Baddow on Saturday 26 April for the latest in a series of fund raising wa...

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Community Owned Energy Schemes - Free Session

Community Owned Energy Schemes Generating More Than Just Energy Free to Attend - Wednesday 14th May 2014, 7pm to 9.30pm at The Reading Rooms, Great...

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Recruiting Trainee Community Organisers

Rural Community Council of Essex (RCCE) in partnership with Locality Is recruiting for the following positions: 4 x Trainee Community Organisers Sa...

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