Local Bus Network Review Consultation August 2016

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Consultation – Thursday 04 August 2016 to Wednesday 28 September 2016 In 2015 Essex County Council (ECC) began a thorough review of its financial support for those local bus services that it pays for across the County. This consultation is the start of the second part of the review and looks at 70 services across […]

Blue Badge Parking Survey

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Blue Badge Parking – Railway Stations Survey A Blue Badge Parking Survey for Railway Stations throughout Essex has been set up. During the past year Essex County Council has been working with members of the Options for Independent Living group and rail companies. The intention is to improve Blue Badge Parking at railway stations in […]

Birdwatching Boat Trips on the River Blackwater

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Birdwatching Boat Trips on the River Blackwater Join us at Essex Wildlife Trust afloat our very special birdwatching boat trips exploring the sheltered coastal waters and mudflats around Tollesbury and Mersea. With expert local guides, we will expect to see a wide range of species, including brent geese, dunlin, avocet, red-breasted merganser, and many more. […]

Blue Badge Parking at Railway Stations

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Blue Badge Parking at Railway Stations Are you a Blue Badge Holder? Will you participate in a survey about Blue Badge Parking at Railway Stations in Essex? Even if this doesn’t apply to you, you may have a family member for whom it does apply, so please read on. Blue Badge Survey Essex County Council […]

LEGOLAND Holidays Offer – “Splash and Stay”

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Don’t miss! Splash and Stay including a free day at Chessington World of Adventures. Stay at the fully-themed LEGOLAND® Resort Hotel on 6th,7th,13th and 14th October 2014, and enjoy lots of bricktastic features without the holiday crowds. You and your little ones will love playing in the pirate-themed splash pool, bedding down in an Adventure, […]

Chessington Holidays Autumn Short Break Offers

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  UPDATE Hurry – only 200 rooms available Make the Chessington Safari or Azteca Hotel the base camp for your short break big savings until 20th October.Let your really wild Adventure continue long after the park closes with lots of amazing benefits and features including: – NEW Savannah Splash pool & gym – Enjoy a […]

Heathrow reveals long term airport improvements for reduced mobility travellers

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On the day when they are due to welcome 100 Paralympic athletes and officials into the country, London Heathrow airport has announced their plans for permanent accessibility improvements for passengers with reduced mobility. The aiport teamed up with mobility charity, Whizz-Kidz, whose young Ambassadors audited terminal facilities and suggested a number of improvements which included: […]