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Local Plan Consultation

22 October to 4 December

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  • In the news19/11/2015 Museum Sign News Spinner
    Explore the collections of our local community
    Six new collections are to be installed in the current Saffron Walden Museum exhibition. Read on
  • In the news18/11/2015 Dog Walking News Spinner
    Staying safe when walking your dog
    During the winter months, dogs and their owners are more likely to be taking their walks in the dark - and they could be putting themselves at a ... Read on
  • In the news18/11/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Council leaders appeal to NHS to support Princess Alexandra Hospital
    The leaders of Harlow, East Hertfordshire, Epping Forest and Uttlesford councils are concerned that the decision to exclude Princess Alexandra Ho... Read on
  • In the news11/11/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford receives more than 1,000 responses to Council Tax support consultation
    UDC had a larger than usual response to its recent consultation on LCTS. Read on
  • In the news11/11/2015 Scrap Cars News Spinner
    Scrap your old and unwanted cars - for FREE
    UDC has issued a reminder that it offers to scrap old and unwanted cars and vans - FREE of charge. Read on
  • In the news03/11/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Find out more about Local Plan consultation at public meetings
    A series of meetings will be held this month to give people the opportunity to find out more about the Local Plan. Read on
  • In the news02/11/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    'Free after 3pm' car parking offer starts this weekend
    The daily 'Free after 3pm' parking offer in Uttlesford District Council's car parks will start on Saturday 7 November. Read on
  • In the news27/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford forum offers helpful advice for landlords
    Providing support to landlords from the private sector was the key focus of an event hosted by UDC earlier this month. Read on
  • In the news21/10/2015 Local Plan 2015 News Spinner
    Local Plan consultation - putting together the 'big picture'
    UDC is seeking views on where development should go before it puts together a new Local Plan. Read on
  • In the news20/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Cheque collections for chairman's charities
    The former chairman of UDC has handed over the proceeds from his year in office to his two chosen charities. Read on
  • In the news19/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Council announces plans to improve facilities at Walden Place
    Discussions have taken place between UDC and residents of a sheltered housing scheme over plans to improve the facilities on site. Read on
  • In the news16/10/2015 Canterville Ghost News Spinner
    Be prepared for chills and chuckles in Halloween performance of Oscar Wilde classic
    Don't miss Oscar Wilde's Canterville Ghost at Saffron Walden Museum. Read on
  • In the news16/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Call for Uttlesford landlords to play their part in refugee support efforts
    The council is keen to hear from private landlords who may be able to offer self-contained accommodation. Read on
  • In the news14/10/2015 Lams News Spinner
    Chinese takeaway fined for poor food hygiene standards
    A Stansted takeaway has been ordered to pay almost £3,000 for failing to meet food safety hygiene standards. Read on
  • In the news06/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Community groups benefit from project grants
    Community groups and parish councils from across the district are benefitting from grants handed out by UDC. Read on
  • In the news06/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    High hedge dispute resolved
    UDC has intervened to settle a lengthy dispute about the unacceptable height of a boundary hedge. Read on
  • In the news05/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Fundraising for Macmillan with coffee and cake
    Staff and residents at UDC's sheltered accommodation schemes raised hundreds of pounds in support of Macmillan. Read on
  • In the news02/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    It's a fare cop
    A London taxi driver is £1,600 out of pocket after being prosecuted for parking in an Uttlesford rank. Read on
  • In the news01/10/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    Uttlesford goes for gold in its animal welfare work
    Uttlesford District Council has for the second year running scored top marks when it comes to animal welfare. Read on
  • In the news30/09/2015 AAA Default News Spinner
    New study sets out housing needs of the district
    A study which sets out the likely housing needs of Uttlesford over the next 18 years has been published. Read on
  • In the news30/09/2015 100th Birthday News Spinner
    Great-great-grandmother Gwen turns 100
    A great-great-grandmother from Great Dunmow has celebrated her 100th birthday. Read on