Parish News

18 May

Garage and Shed Security - Essex Police Advice

Please see below the briefing note from Essex Police on garage and shed security; Whilst most houses have adequate security what is often neglected is the shed or garage, “nothing much in there” I hear you say, “Just a garden spade and fork”, but these are perfect tools for a burglar…
07 Jun

Recycling Roadshow - Today (7th June)

Changes to Colchester’s rubbish and recycling collections are being introduced by Colchester Borough Council in a bid to help boost recycling and cut waste. Find out more about these changes at today’s roadshow (Wednesday 7th June) taking place in Sainsburys, Stanway between 11.00am – 7.00pm. If you can’t make today more…
17 May

Recycling Roadshows - 17th May

Changes to Colchester’s rubbish and recycling collections will be introduced by Colchester Borough Council from June 2017 in a bid to help boost recycling and cut waste. Find out more about these changes at today’s roadshow (Wednesday 17th May) taking place in Sainsburys, Stanway between 11.00am – 7.00pm. If you can’t…
08 May

Changes to Waste Collection

Changes to Colchester’s rubbish and recycling collections will be introduced by Colchester Borough Council from June 2017 in a bid to help boost recycling and cut waste. The collections changes, include: Introducing fortnightly collections for general rubbish A maximum of three black sacks per household Food waste will continue to…
06 May

New Parish Councillor - Irena Wancerska

Stanway Parish Council are delighted to welcome Irena Wancerska as the latest Parish Councillor to join the team. Irena brings to Stanway Parish Council past experience of supporting local areas, as well as lots of enthusiasm and energy. Irena has initially joined the Community Events Committee, Recreation Committee and Policy…
06 May

Essex County Council Election Results

The results of the election for a County Councillor for Stanway and Pyefleet Division which took place on the 4th May 2017 are displayed below: ALLEN, Susan Lorna – Green Party Candidate – 287 BENTLEY, Kevin Paul – Conservative Party Candidate – 2842 (ELECTED) MOGRIDGE, Alan Charles Leslie -Labour Party –…
04 May

Essex County Council Election

Today, Thursday 4th May 2017 is the Essex County Council local elections. County Council Elections take place every four years. Information on this election can be found on Essex County Council’s website. Polling stations are open until 10.00pm tonight for you to vote.
03 May

Annual Parish Meeting

On the 20th April the Annual Parish meeting took place in Victory Hall. The meeting provided an opportunity for the Parish Council to reflect on the past year’s achievements and for residents to ask questions and find out about developments and issues affecting Stanway. We were also joined by…
22 Apr

Planning Committee update - March

The Planning Committee continues to meet twice a month to discuss and comment on applications affecting the Parish. We have recently welcomed a new Councillor onto the Committee, so we are now a Committee of five members. Agendas for meetings are posted on the Parish Council Website and notice boards.