Local News

91% Attend Good Or Outstanding Schools

More than nine in ten pupils in Essex now attend schools rated as good or outstanding, according to the latest statistics.

Some 91.2 per cent of primary and secondary pupils go to a school with one of the top Ofsted ratings, compared with 84.3 per cent in 2015 and 71 per cent in 2013.

Keeping Chelmsford Safe - PCC's Plan

One of my key duties as Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex is to put together the strategic plan for the policing of our county in the interests of the public. For me, safe and secure communities are the bedrock on which we build success and wellbeing for all.  

Blue Light Collaboration in Essex

The government has asked Police and Crime Commissioners to consider the case for closer collaboration between the blue light services in their local area.

New Integrated Family Support for Essex

Essex County Council has agreed to launch the procurement of a new integrated Pre-Birth to 19 Health, Wellbeing and Family Support service.