New & Planned Local Roadworks 24/25 Sept

B186 Clay Tye Road, Upminster, Havering 25 September — 28 September Delays possibleTraffic control (two-way signals) Works location: Unknown Works description: Capital Programmes:Replacement of electricity pole and infrastructure to ensure safe and reliable power supplies:Replacement of decayed poles and removal of low conductors from the network Responsibility

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Watch out for Fake TV Licensing emails

There has been a sharp increase in reports about fake TV Licensing emails claiming to offer refunds. The email (as pictured) states that the refund cannot be processed due to “invalid account details”. The links provided in the emails lead to phishing websites designed to steal personal and financial

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Multiple Visits to Gerpins Lane – Update

As reported earlier, the East London Waste Authority (ELWA), who manage the refuse and recycling centres in Havering (Gerpins Lane), Redbridge, Barking & Dagenham and Newham have introduced a system whereby visits are restricted to 7 per month. For more frequent visits customers are asked to visit

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27% of Parking Appeals Allowed!

Following a question put to Havering Full Council last week by Cllr Clarence Barrett (Cranham, RA), it has emerged that of the 28,253 appeals lodged against parking tickets last year, more than 7,700 tickets were cancelled by the Council – a cancellation rate of 27 per cent!

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All Saints Church to hold Flower Festival for 100th Anniversary of end of WW1

All Saints Church, Cranham, are holding a flower festival on 10th/11th November to commemorate 100 years since the end of WW1. If you would you like to sponsor a floral display for the festival or you have a family member who played a part in WW1, we would love to

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SOS Lunch at All Saints Church, Cranham

If you are single, divorced, widow or widower you are welcome to the SOS (single and over sixty) lunch being held on Friday 28th Sept at 12.30 at All Saints Church, The Chase, Cranham. We just need to know numbers and any dietary requirements, so call Marion on

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New & Planned Local Roadworks 18/19 Sept

A127 Southend Arterial Road, Hornchurch, Havering 18 September — 20 September Delays likely Lane closure Works location: Unknown Works description: DRAINAGE SURVEY& CORING Lane 1 Responsibility for works: Transport for London Current status: Planned work about to start Works reference: YG423392749 A127 Southend Arterial Road, Hornchurch, Havering

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Upminster Park Swings

Please note that the swings in Upminster Park have had to be removed due to problems with the frame, which is being investigated. Once resolved, the basket and ordinary swings will be reinstated. May I please thank all of those who drew this to my attention  so that I could check they had

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Watch out for Fake Netflix emails

Netflix is a very popular streaming service for TV shows and films with some 9.1 million subscribers in the UK. However, it has also become popular with fraudsters and scammers as shown by an increase in reports about fake Netflix emails. The messages claim there’s an issue

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Beware Bogus Cold Callers!

Unfortunately a local vulnerable person has been tricked into letting a conman into her home. On Saturday, the resident returned from shopping, tired and needing a sit down due to disability and age. The doorbell rang and the resident turned around and opened the door to a man

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