Access to Online Educational Materials Campaign Launched

Essex County Council is supporting a government campaign to support families to access online educational materials.

The Department for Education (DfE) has announced further support for schools, families and young people during the current school closures.

Back To School - Online

The beginning of this summer term comes in radiant sunshine and yet under a grim cloud. Pupils remain home for the foreseeable future. Schools, however, remain open.

The Strangest Easter Sunday Ever

By the time you read this the country – indeed most of the world – will have experienced perhaps the strangest Easter Sunday ever. Indeed, this must be the first time in the whole 1400-year history of English Christianity that all English churches have been shut on Easter Sunday.

Coronavirus News from Lloyds Banking Group

Lloyds Banking Group has sent me details of what has been set up to help customers; you can read the full details here:

Support for your constituents affected by COVID-19

"Heart Warming Stories of People Coming Together to Help Others"

On Sunday evening Her Majesty the Queen addressed the nation saying that despite everything “we have seen heart-warming stories of people coming together to help others, be it through delivering food parcels and medicines, checking on neighbours, or converting businesses to help the relief effort

Coronavirus News from the Nat West

News in from Nat West Bank on the measures they are taking to help customers and businesses at this unprecedented time of turmoil:

Coronavirus Support Update from Essex County Council

People across Essex are doing an amazing job supporting their family, friends and neighbours who at the most risk from coronavirus because they are older, vulnerable and have health conditions.