Preparing for winter:

Recommendations from Braintree District Council is available from here 



Energy-saving Grants


Braintree District Council is running a scheme in conjuction with Aran Services of Bury St Edmunds, under which grants are available for energy saving measures e.g. loft insulation and replacement boilers. In some cases grants of 100% can be offered. There is also a free handyman scheme for elderly or vulnerable residents. The handyman can fit grab rails, hot water cylinder jackets, draught-proof doors and window and clear lofts in preparation for loft insulation. Please see this link for further information:

                     The department to contact at BDC is the Sustainability team.


Our Council is a member of Essex Association of Local Councils.                               

Please see certificate below:




Braintree District Council have been conducting a review regarding Parish Council boundaries, and details can be found HERE


Council Standing Orders - Full details can be obtained by clicking: here.


Details regarding members of the public speaking at meetings are at item 69.