latest !! (update 20 May)
Mede Way Play area - please note that UK Power Networks will be removing tree foliage that is growing too close to the over head power line. Work will commence shortly.
** Dinghy and Kayak spaces are still available at the Pontoon site, for more details contact Wivenhoe Town Council 01206 822864
Important news for dog owners
From 6 April 2016 it will be a legal requirement for all dogs to be fitted with a microchip. click here for details of CBC's microchipping service
*** Neighbourhood Plan update *****
Summary and the full Draft Plan on line for the 13 February consultation.
Here is the link:
News on Parish safety volunteers for Wivenhoe
****A meeting was held on Monday 25th January 2016 between Wivenhoe Town Council and Cllr.
Rodney Bass to discuss the issues regarding the Wivenhoe Cycle Path. Here is an
audio file of the meeting.****
Cllr. Ian Endean proudly cutting the ribbon, accompanied by Bernard Jenkin, MP, Cllr. Neil Lodge and Cllr. Kevin Read.
The sun shone and it was a great day for Wivenhoe's community, showing what a wonderful asset the River Colne is.
A reception was held afterwards at the Wivenhoe Sailing Club to which all were invited.
Recipients of the Mayor's Charity Fund at the Town Meeting on Wednesday 11 May where the Town Mayor, Cllr. Ian Endean distributed the proceeds of his year
And a presentation to Mrs. Christine Pettitt after 11 years on the reception team at Wivenhoe Town Council.
Welcome to Wivenhoe Town Council
We hope that this website will prove to be both interesting and helpful for you. From here, you should be able research all matters in relation to the Town Council. We have tried to concentrate our content on information that relates only to the Town Council. Consequently you can be informed on;
The roles and responsibilities of the Council are important to us and we do our best to make sure that you are pleased with what we do. Quite a few of the services affecting the town are provided by either Colchester Borough Council or Essex County Council. We have therefore provided links that will enable you to enquire further about these. Likewise, the abundance of Societies, Clubs and Voluntary organisations that make Wivenhoe such a flourishing community can also be accessed through this link - http://www.wivencyclopedia.org/.
Wivenhoe Town Councillors are all non salaried volunteers. They are supported by a small team of administrators and enjoy the benefits of an Estates ground team together with staff who help to maintain and keep the William Loveless Hall. All are dedicated to providing and maintaining the best local public services within their attainment. Equally, they are available for you to contact so that you can question and discuss on any matter that affects you as a resident of the Town.
Wivenhoe Quay at sunset - photos by Joey Wright, student at Colne Community School