In the News: October 2020
In a clear message to watch out for unauthorised people offering to dispose of waste, thousands of pounds of fines have been handed out to two people for ignoring the law.
Groups providing mental health services in Basildon borough will be able to apply for grants of up to £5000 from Monday 26 October until Friday 27 November to help them with their work.
The colours of the Essex flag will be illuminated across the BASILDON sign tonight, as the sign is lit red and gold to mark St Cedds Day, otherwise known as Essex Day.
A new Ambulance service at Nethermayne could be set to help Basildon borough residents with their health, thanks to plans to regenerate Basildon Town Centre.
Essex's first Youth Zone could be located in Basildon town centre after councillors agreed a proposal in principle to acquire land from Basildon Town Centre Management (BTCM).
Councillors have agreed a proposal in principle to acquire land from Basildon Town Centre Management (BTCM) in order to progress housing projects in the town.
Basildon Council has updated its popular free parking initiative to encourage people to shop local and shop safe.
In the news: Councils and MPs across Essex to ask Government to move county into 'High level' Covid-19 restrictions
Basildon Council Leader Gavin Callaghan has joined with other Council Leaders and MPs across Essex to ask that the Government move the county into Tier 2 'High level' Covid restrictions as coronavirus cases continue to rise.
A key milestone in the reimagining of Basildon town centre has been celebrated as the steel structure of the new cinema in East Square reaches completion.
Sempra Homes has completed the purchase of the former Wickford Police Station with a view to developing the site into new homes for key workers, veterans and borough residents.
The Leader of Basildon Council, Councillor Gavin Callaghan has raised concern that Basildon and Brentwood Clinical Commissioning Group is contemplating moving Knights Surgery to Basildon Sporting Village. He has made a call to instead join the regeneration of Basildon Town Centre.