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Join the YMCA for their 'Sleep Easy' event
Join the YMCA for their 'Sleep Easy' event

Take part in a sponsored ‘rough sleeping’ experience in aid of YMCA Essex’s work with homeless young people, and in association with the Mayor of Chelmsford

Sebastian Compton, 47 of Readers Court, Chelmsford, has been charged with murder
Sebastian Compton, 47 of Readers Court, Chelmsford, has been charged with murder

Compton has been charged after Essex Police attended a call regarding a suspicious male in Dorset Avenue, Great Baddow, Chelmsford, at around 2.30pm on Friday 9th February

Chelmsford receives 11th Purple Flag in a row
Chelmsford receives 11th Purple Flag in a row

Chelmsford has received Purple Flag accreditation for its night-time economy for an impressive 11th year in a row.

Foodies Festival returns to Hylands Park for 2024
Foodies Festival returns to Hylands Park for 2024

Foodies Festival, the UK’s biggest touring celebrity food and music festival series, returns to Hylands Park from 21st to 23rd June 2024.

YMCA - Have Mothers Day Afternoon Tea with the Mayor of Chelmsford
YMCA - Have Mothers Day Afternoon Tea with the Mayor of Chelmsford

Why not have Afternoon Tea on Mother's Day with the Mayor of Chelmsford, Linda Mascot? This is for a good cause as proceeds will go to the YMCA!

Chelmsford - Bunny Walks improvements are nearly complete
Chelmsford - Bunny Walks improvements are nearly complete

New pictures of the cycleway show the progress so far including resurfacing of much of the route and new tactile paving.

Chelmsford: Investigation into woman's death
Chelmsford: Investigation into woman's death

Police were called to Dorset Avenue, Great Baddow, Chelmsford, at around 2.30pm on Friday 9th February following reports of a suspicious male.

Councillor Marie Goldman gets new lights installed in Central Park, Chelmsford
Councillor Marie Goldman gets new lights installed in Central Park, Chelmsford

The current lights, under the control of Essex County Council, have not been working for a worrying amount of time.

Free Self Defence Course for Women and Girls
Free Self Defence Course for Women and Girls

This is an empowering self defence course where you will learn essential techniques and strategies

Chelmsford: Essex Police seize two stolen quad bikes
Chelmsford: Essex Police seize two stolen quad bikes

After being informed that quad bikes were being used to commit rural crime in Chelmsford, they swooped into action.

NHS Talking Therapies can help
NHS Talking Therapies can help

The NHS is encouraging anyone struggling with feelings of depression, or anxiety such as excessive worry, panic attacks, social anxiety, post-traumatic stress, or obsessions and compulsions, to seek help through NHS Talking Therapies services.

Man arrested within six minutes of burglary being reported - Chelmsford
Man arrested within six minutes of burglary being reported - Chelmsford

Essex Police Officers arrested a man within six minutes of a burglary being reported in Baddow Road, Chelmsford!

Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration 2024 - Chelmsford
Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration 2024 - Chelmsford

The Chelmsford Jewish Community invites residents to attend a Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration on 29 January, 2024.

Water supply issues in Meadgate Avenue, Chelmsford
Water supply issues in Meadgate Avenue, Chelmsford

Essex & Suffolk water have advised that emergency repairs are required in Meadgate Avenue in Chelmsford.

Diabetes and Emotional Wellbeing Webinar
Diabetes and Emotional Wellbeing Webinar

Michele Coleman, Lead Diabetes Specialist Nurse for Herts Valleys Integrated Diabetes Service, will be co-presenting the next Diabetes and Emotional Wellbeing webinar, hosted by Hertfordshire & Mid Essex Talking Therapies.

Chelmsford's Army and Navy roundabout hits new milestone
Chelmsford's Army and Navy roundabout hits new milestone

The proposed £81m package includes a hamburger roundabout (a new roundabout with a road through the centre of it) at the Army and Navy junction in Chelmsford.

Do you have a working fire alarm?
Do you have a working fire alarm?

If you don't have working fire alarms, or if you require further information on keeping you and your family safe, you can book a Home Safety Visit from Essex County Fire and Rescue Service.

Chelmsford City Council has activated the district's Severe Weather Emergency Protocol
Chelmsford City Council has activated the district's Severe Weather Emergency Protocol

Chelmsford City Council has activated the district's Severe Weather Emergency Protocol (SWEP).

Chelmsford City v Worthing match report Jan 6 2024
Chelmsford City v Worthing match report Jan 6 2024

Today's game saw The Clarets away to Worthing. The attendance was just over 1,700. In under a minute Worthing's Jake Robinson gave the ball away, Ruff picked it up to set up Freddie Hockey, who scored after putting it under the Worthing keeper.

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Half Term Fun with Chelmsford Museum
Half Term Fun with Chelmsford Museum

Are you looking for half term activities for your young ones in Chelmsford? Chelmsford Museum is holding a FREE event for young birdwatching detectives!

Chelmsford Museum Half Term Art Exhibition
Chelmsford Museum Half Term Art Exhibition

Chelmsford Museum have created an Open Art exhibition in their temporary exhibition space, which is on the ground floor, and invite you to come and show off your artistic skills!

Chelmsford College Parents Event
Chelmsford College Parents Event

Come along to our Parents Event on the 27th February at the Princes Road campus to learn about Supported Internships and how they can help and support young people aged 16-24 with learning difficulties