Baby Loss Awareness Week

Having a baby is now safer than 10 years ago, but although there has been a reduction in stillbirths and neonatal deaths, nothing can reduce the grief caused by the loss of a baby.

C2C Consult on West Horndon Ticket Office Hours

C2C, the rail company serving West Horndon passengers have been in touch to say they are holding a consultation about the station's ticket office opening hours. Details of how to make your views known are below and the consultation closes on 14th October.

Alex Welcomes Measures to Improve Train Punctuality in Brentwood and Ongar

Brentwood and Ongar Member of Parliament, Alex Burghart, has joined Conservative Transport Secretary Grant Shapps in welcoming changes to the way that train delays are recorded, benefiting consumers by making it easier to hold train companies serving passengers travelling from Ingatestone, Shenfi

Fifty Year Old Infants

Ingatestone Infant School celebrated its fiftieth anniversary this year and, in my mission to visit every school in Brentwood and Ongar, I decided it was time I went to say hello to the headteacher, Shelagh Harvey, staff and pupils.

B17 Commemorative Service, West Horndon - 21st September

Villagers from West Horndon will gather tomorrow (Saturday 21st September) for its commemoration and thanksgiving service paying tribute to the American aircrewmen who died when two B17 bombers crashed over the village in 1943.

Investing in Our Schools

I have just four schools left to visit of the forty-six in the Brentwood and Ongar constituency, having made it my mission when I was elected to visit every school in the patch to talk to headteachers, staff and pupils.