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Good News for Libraries' Future

As reported in last week’s Gazette there is great news for our local libraries with Essex County Council confirming, following their consultation, that they will not be closing any in the next five years, and will be investing £3 million in modernising the service.

Realise Futures - Supported Employment Help

Realise Futures is a not-for-profit supported employment scheme which offers help for adults with learning or physical disabilities get into work in Essex.

CQC Report on Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Trust

Care Quality Commission publish report on Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

A Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection report on Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has been published today, rating the trust as Good overall.

MP Supports Air Ambulance

The Essex and Herts Air Ambulance helicopters are a bright and welcome sight in our skies, with their red and yellow striped livery clearly marking their purpose.

The Time Is Now - Climate Change Lobby

Having written at the beginning of June about the initial stages of the Conservative leadership election, when thirteen candidates were still in the running, we start July with the final two candidates – Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson – ready to face the ballot of Conservative Party members.