Ongoing & New Planned Roadworks

For the latest updates on new and planned roadworks in the Upminster and Cranham area visit – www.havering.roadworks.org . Of particular note is that Ockendon Road, Upminster, outside Upminster Crematorium, will continue to be closed for gas main replacement until Thursday 11 July. Diversions via local roads will

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Cold Water Shock – Be Aware!

With the school holidays upon us it is important that both children and adults are aware of the dangers of Cold Water Shock, as new figures show the number of young people under 20 who drowned accidentally in the UK rose by almost a quarter last year,

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National Lottery Heritage Fund workshop

The National Lottery Heritage Fund are offering a free workshop for groups or organisations who are considering undertaking a heritage project. This session covers requests for grants from £3,000 – £250,000. The workshop is being held at the Havering Museum, 19-21 High Street, Romford RM1 1JU on

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Landlord Licensing Scheme Proposals

Havering council have begun a consultation, looking at a proposal to extend the Landlord Licensing Scheme from the current 12 wards and roll it out to the remaining six wards in the borough, Cranham, Upminster, Emerson Park, Hacton, Hylands and St Andrew’s. The proposals will also consider

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Havering Council – Housing Buy Back

It has been highlighted to us that Havering Council are buying back previously owned council properties. We questioned this and received the following explanation from them. ‘The council are selling more properties through the Government’s ‘Right to Buy’ policy than we are currently able to replace and

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Keep Havering Tidy

Why is it that we have groups of young people having to go around picking up other people’s rubbish (see previous article)? Why do people throw their chewing gum on the floor? Why do smokers through their butts on the floor? And why do we have dog

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2nd Cranham Cubs litter pick

The 2nd Cranham cubs carried out a litter pick in Cranham earlier this week. They set off from their Scout hut, picking up rubbish along the way, until they reached the rugby club in Hall Lane playing fields.  In total they collected  an incredible three and a

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Ongoing & New Planned Roadworks

For the latest updates on new and planned roadworks in the Upminster and Cranham area visit – www.havering.roadworks.org . Of particular note is that Ockendon Road, Upminster, outside Upminster Crematorium, will be closed for gas main replacement from Saturday 29 June to Thursday 11 July. Diversions via local

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