Shoebury Matters November 2022

Getting To Know You Groups and Organisations based in Shoeburyness with strong community links This edition of the newsletter  features: The Shoebury Ark Trust Links Growing Together Shoeburyness SECAT South East Community Academy Trust The Shoebury Ark The Shoebury Ark is a charity which aims to help alleviate poverty in the Shoeburyness area (one of the most deprived wards in the country) by the provision free, freshly cooked meals. In addition, we also sell at very low co...
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SHOEBURY MATTERS – 12.07.2020

Travellers - James Duddridge replied to a letter from the SRA – ‘The setting up of illegal traveller sites can be a nuisance for local communities and an inappropriate development of open space. I know that many local residents across the country are concerned about anti-social behaviour, fly-tipping, and noise related to unauthorised sites. You may be pleased to know that the Government is consulting on measures to criminalise the act of trespassing when setting up an unauthorised encampment in...
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SHOEBURY MATTERS – 05.07.2020

From Peter Lovett – Attached is formal letter of support for the Playground on Shoebury Common sent on behalf of the Shoeburyness residents’ Association GUNNERS PARK HOUSING DEVELOPMENT The Developer has submitted another design. This time it is using a re-consultation on a time lapsed application 18/01975/FULM. This was for re-grading & retention of the existing soil heap and erecting Nine Commercial Units, One Retail Unit & One Vets. If you commented previously, you will have to do ...
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SHOEBURY MATTERS – 28.06.2020

From Peter Lovett - As a committee member of better Start, which is part of the ABSS Shoebury wards, we applied for funding to run a Painting & Photographic competition which we felt would engage the families and support them using technology together. We received £350 and once completed we shall receive further funding to SHOWCASE some of the work submitted. We are offering three £50 vouchers for a toy shop. We want to also offer 20 submissions the chance to win a creative or educational pr...
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SHOEBURY MATTERS – 20.06.2020

Volunteers –We have had a very good response for volunteers to help distribute the September magazine. This means will not have to pay for the services of the Royal Mail, can reduce the number of adverts and have more space for articles Garrison development – Attached are the Frequently Asked Questions now showing on the Garrison gardens website. Our Chairman spoke directly with the NHS about them building a new Health Centre and this is a copy of their reply: "I would suggest that the develo...
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